TinySolder – T12 Soldering Station based on ATtiny13a
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TinySolder – T12 Soldering Station based on ATtiny13a

TinySolder is a simple T12 Quick Heating Soldering Station based on the ATtiny13a featuring in 700 bytes of code: Temperature measurement of the tip Direct control of the heater Temperature control via potentiometer Handle movement detection (by checking ball switch)...

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Metcal to Launch New GT Adjustable Temperature Soldering Systems
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Metcal to Launch New GT Adjustable Temperature Soldering Systems

Metcal announced plans to launch its new GT90 and GT120 Soldering Systems. The GT90 and GT120 offer market-leading performance due to their use of inductive heating technology and are Metcal’s first platforms with adjustable temperature offered to the market. The GT family of...

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Low cost solder paste dispenser
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Low cost solder paste dispenser

This is an easy to build but very capable and handy DIY solder paste dispenser built mostly from cheap Ebay components and modules by kevarek @ hackaday.io: Already finished and nicely working solder paste dispenser. Powered with cheap ebay mini DC motor with gearbox (100RPM) and long...

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Otter-Iron: Power Your Soldering Iron over USB-C PD
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Otter-Iron: Power Your Soldering Iron over USB-C PD

Okay, you’ve probably seen 20 different TS-100 hacks, for example, this, this and this but this improvement by Jan Henrik is on another level. For a soldering iron, the TS-100 seems to work quite well and its popularity, having only debuted 3 years ago, speaks volumes of this. It is...

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USB-C-PD Soldering Pen Is a Compact STM32-Powered Solution for Weller Tips
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USB-C-PD Soldering Pen Is a Compact STM32-Powered Solution for Weller Tips

One of the most important actions in the development of any electronics device is soldering, irrespective of the method adopted, having the right tools to do it the right way is a major determinant of the speed and quality of the soldering process. Several soldering tools exist in the...

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New Convection Reflow Oven for Soldering with 6 Heating Zones
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New Convection Reflow Oven for Soldering with 6 Heating Zones

Neoden USA, a distributor of Neoden products in the US, is pleased to announce the launch of their new desktop reflow oven, Neoden IN6. The reflow oven is equipped with 6 heating zones, 3 of them are located at the top and the other 3 are located at the bottom. The multiple zones will...

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New Weller active soldering tips offer precision, performance and power
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New Weller active soldering tips offer precision, performance and power

Weller Tools, the world’s No.1 brand in hand soldering solutions, expands its Active RT soldering tip program. The expanded tip series offers the highest precision, while maximizing performance and power. The tips work exclusively with the high performance WX platform of soldering...

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Kickstarter DIY Portable Soldering Iron Kit at $45
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Kickstarter DIY Portable Soldering Iron Kit at $45

Portable soldering irons are recently getting popular among hobbyists, especially after the launch of the TS100 portable soldering iron. Although one can simply purchase a portable soldering iron from the many available options, hobbyists and DIY lovers would always enjoy making their own...

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