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Re: I could never trust

EE Times - Apr 19, 2017
There are a few projects that I am following in this area. I am actually also looking at how to do a hot air rework station as well (yes I know that I am crazy). My end goal thought, is to make all the items that are not the soldering iron itself as ...

Soldering Tips for Beginners

Radio magazine - Apr 7, 2017
For years, I've been using a Radio Shack soldering station that set me back all of $25, and it's been very reliable. Someday, before I retire, I plan to splurge on a nice $50–$60 soldering iron from Weller. I've seen some units costing hundreds of dollars.

The Heart of a Soldering Station

EE Times - Apr 18, 2017
Recently, my current soldering station, which has served me well for many years, started to have issues with its heating element. Just as I started to look at my options of upgrading, fixing, or otherwise dealing with the problem, Cody from Circuit ...

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Soldering books

Simple Soldering: A Beginner's Guide to Jewelry Making

by: Kate Ferrant Richbourg

Metalworking is generally regarded as a skill that takes years of dedication, requires a large studio space, and costs a lot of money. Fortunately, Simple Soldering proves that does not need to be the case. This handy how-to guide is complete in its exploration of the craft of creating soldered metal jewelry, including tools, techniques, and 20 beautiful projects that beginners and enthusiasts can make at home.

Author and teacher Kate Richbourg demystifies basic soldering for any home crafter, showing how to create sophisticated, polished, and professional-looking jewelry pieces through simple soldering techniques.
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Soldering Made Simple: Easy techniques for the kitchen-table jeweler

by: Joe Silvera
This book is the complete guide to simple soldering. Soldering Made Simple takes all the mystery and fear out of soldering so that amateur jewelry makers — even those who have never held a torch — feel empowered and confident. Friendly and thorough instructional text and step-by-step photos help readers build skills gradually, which they can then employ with the included projects. Joe Silvera presents soldering techniques that use a simple setup, a handheld butane torch that is safe and easy to operate, and a few other supplies.
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Metalsmithing Made Easy: A Practical Guide to Cold Connections, Simple Soldering, Stone Setting, and More!

by: Kate Ferrant Richbourg
Following the success of her first book, Simple Soldering, Kate Ferrant Richbourg walks kitchen table metalsmiths through the basics and into new territory! In addition to teaching the essentials of soldering, Metalsmithing Made Easy demystifies rotary tools and introduces different kinds of hotter small-space torches.

In her signature friendly, easy-to-follow style, Kate lays out a lesson plan of techniques to help readers gain familiarity with soldering tools and methods.
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Soldering videos

Collin's Lab: Soldering

Learn the basics of soldering from Collin Cunningham! Adafruit guide to excellent soldering: https://learn.adafruit.com/adafruit-guide-excellent-soldering/ Entry ...

How to Do It: Basic Soldering

Basic soldering how to video.

EEVblog #183 - Soldering Tutorial Part 2

PART 1: http://soldering.purzuit.com/video/J5Sb21qbpEQ.html PART 3: http://soldering.purzuit.com/video/b9FC9fAlfQE.html A beginners guide to learning how to hand ...

Beginner how to Solder

Beginner tips on good soldering technique. To learn more about electronics visit: http://www.electronhacks.com/

How to Solder Electronics

Good and bad joint examples, the importance of flux, choosing the right tip, how to maintain the tip, health hazards from soldering fumes. Recommended ...