Unrepentant Geek (matthew) wrote,
Unrepentant Geek

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I'm looking at a $425 soldering station and thinking that it would be pretty nice to have...

Why is it so expensive? Because it uses hot air instead of a metal tip to do the work. Yes, it can put out a thin stream of air at over 1000 degrees F. I used one once while an undergrad at the U and I have to say that it was a great for reworking electronics.

I wonder if I can find one used...

  • I welcome our new cube overlord

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  • it begins again...

    Tonight I changed the oil and started in on replacing the seat bushing. looks pretty odd without a tank. Posted via LiveJournal app for Android.

  • Makerbot madness

    I finally took some time to poke at my makerbot again. gordonmessmer and I tried to get it working again in a fairly standard config only…

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