Essential skills needed to dabble in the world of electronics
This is a 1 hour soldering clinic. It is suitable for beginners and experts alike. Whether you know what is a soldering iron or are looking for a little refresher, this clinic has a little something for everyone.
Soldering is one of the most fundamental skills needed to dabble in the world of electronics. The two go together like fishball and soup. And, although it is possible to learn about and build electronics without needing to pick up a soldering iron, you’ll soon discover that a whole new world is opened with this one simple skill. We here at Kuriosity believe that soldering should be a skill in everyone’s arsenal. In a world of increasing technological surroundings, we believe it is important that people everywhere be able to not only understand the technologies they use everyday but also be able to build, alter, and fix them as well. We hope to also give you some tips and tricks that will make fixing any piece of electronics a breeze. Soldering is one of many skills that will empower you to do just that.
In this clinic, we will discuss:
Basics of through-hole soldering – also known as plated through-hole soldering (PTH)
Tools and consumables needed
Go over techniques for proper soldering
Show you where you can go from there
The stuff that you'll need to prepare