It’s sad to think of all the awesome things that won’t be built because some folks are turned off by the idea of soldering. Such missed opportunity! Soldering is the fun!

In an effort to demystify, clarify & familiarize, we bring you the above internet video. Please share it with someone who thinks soldering is “not for them” and together we can make the world a better place – filled with blinking circuitry!

NEVER use acid-core solder or acid flux (often labeled as zinc chloride), which are used for plumbing, stained glass, and jewelry. These solders and fluxes are not for use with electronics. The acid will eat away and destroy your soldered connections.

This guide was first published on Jun 11, 2014. It was last updated on Mar 08, 2024.

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