A review of an extremely useful device to help you with soldering.

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Remixing Anouk Wipprecht's Kitty Ear soldering project shared on OSHPARK and Shapeways.

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Plenty of soldering kits are now available for you to learn or practice on!

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OK, it’s not a thing. But if it were, it might look like this.

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A wrap-up of summer events run by our community partners

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Soldering tools! Tons and tons of soldering tools! Enjoy!

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Soldering together a robot solder badge and a WeevilEye kit.

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Learning the art of soldering at Craftsbury Public Library!

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Dr. Kristi Pikiewicz discusses introducing some of her therapy clients to soldering as a way to calm and focus themselves. Yet another reason to involve kids in DIY projects?

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Paste, boards, revs, and more! Check out what's new this week.

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A 6-year old designs his very own PCB.

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