Ryan writes -
In the past I’ve used the third hands/helping hands available at chain electronics shops and have been frustrated with their usability. So I decided to make my own. The best part, aside from the ease of use, is all the attachments you can make for it. It’s great for electronics as well as crafts.
Third Hand++: A multi-use helping hand for electronics and other delicate work. – The World’s Biggest Show & Tell – tech, craft, diy – [via] Link.
Third hand – Link.
Soldering arms (DIY 3rd hand) – Link.
Improving a 3rd hand – Link.
3 degrees of freedom positioner for soldering / gluing … – Link.