Instructables: exploring - technology - soldering - solder - soldering iron - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:23:28 PST BLOX v1.01 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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By: Adam Manick

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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/
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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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By: endolith

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Sat, 3 Oct 2009 11:02:29 PDT