Instructables: exploring - technology - soldering - solder - soldering iron - popular http://www.instructables.com Mon, 30 May 2016 09:28:14 PDT BLOX v1.01 Proper Soldering Iron cleaning & maintenance http://www.instructables.com/id/Proper-Soldering-Iron-cleaning-%26-maintenance/
Proper Soldering Iron cleaning & maintenance - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/6DTV/IQ2EWT1K6KY/FZE6DTVIQ2EWT1K6KY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/6DTV/IQ2EWT1K6KY/FZE6DTVIQ2EWT1K6KY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZE/6DTV/IQ2EWT1K6KY/FZE6DTVIQ2EWT1K6KY.SMALL.jpg exponent This instructable will guide you on how to properly care for your soldering iron. Proper iron care will result in lower melt times, cleaner solders, and a longer iron life. Cleaning and caring for your soldering iron is very easy and can be accomplished with everyday household items. Tools of th...
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Fri, 12 Jan 2007 13:51:29 PST
How to Solder - Basic Soldering Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Solder-Basic-Soldering-Guide/
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Sun, 22 Apr 2012 17:52:03 PDT
The poor man's soldering iron http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Poor-Mans-soldering-iron/
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By: Rubbish Raider

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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 09:25:56 PDT
Make a battery powered soldering iron! In an Altoids tin? http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-battery-powered-soldering-iron/
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 14:56:09 PDT
DIY Cold Heat soldering iron http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cold-Heat-soldering-iron/
DIY Cold Heat soldering iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/Q6M8/FOHU2Y09/F6OQ6M8FOHU2Y09.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/Q6M8/FOHU2Y09/F6OQ6M8FOHU2Y09.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6O/Q6M8/FOHU2Y09/F6OQ6M8FOHU2Y09.SMALL.jpg photozz Or, how I learned to love the ohm. Ohm, .. ohm. get it? its an electrical joke.. see.. never mind. Yes folks, you too can make your own Cold Heat soldering iron!Why spend $19.95 of your own hard earned money when you can make your own from the junk you have laying around. As a bonus, the unit you ma...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2008 21:23:37 PST
How to Solder http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-solder/
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By: noahw

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Fri, 12 Jan 2007 08:11:30 PST
How to hand-solder a PowerPad IC http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-hand-solder-a-PowerPad-IC/
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Sat, 3 Oct 2009 11:02:29 PDT