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Making Your Own Soldering Station

Making Your Own Soldering Station

An industrious maker reverse engineers and builds his own high-end soldering station.

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Build a Pair of Helping Hands to Hold Your Project in Place

Build a Pair of Helping Hands to Hold Your Project in Place

Holding your work on your workbench can be a frustrating task, but this project should give you an extra pair of “helping hands” to work with.

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Turn PVC into a High Impact Soldering Iron Case

Turn PVC into a High Impact Soldering Iron Case

Follow along with Jeremy Cook as he transforms a PVC pipe into a functional, and stylish, case for his soldering iron.

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This Week in Making: Sneak Peek of Volume 58, First Maker Share Mission, and More

This Week in Making: Sneak Peek of Volume 58, First Maker Share Mission, and More

This week, get a sneak peek at Volume 58, respond to Maker Share’s first Mission, play Tetris while soldering, or see some amazing cosplay.

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5 Breadboarding Quick Tips

A few truly useful breadboarding tricks for beginners and pros alike.

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Geek Paracord Electronic Survival Bracelets

Geek Paracord Electronic Survival Bracelets

Finally, survival gear for us pasty-faced wireheads, thanks to these Solarbotics paracord bracelets!

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Everything About This “Beautiful Woman Soldering” Stock Photo Is Wrong

Everything About This “Beautiful Woman Soldering” Stock Photo Is Wrong

Insinuating that women don’t know how to solder perpetuates a gender divide that we should have overcome long ago.

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