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I have a 25 watt soldering iron with a fixed temperature.How much time will it take to get hot ? How am I supposed to know that it is hot?

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randofoBest Answer (author)2017-05-10

It differs from iron to iron. I'd say give it 5-10 minutes.

Or... As a general rule, I would say to wait until it can start melting solder, and then give it another 2 minutes.

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