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Electronics Soldering / Kit Building

Want to try your hand at soldering? Learn the basics as you solder a number of objects! Soldering experience not required. We will start by learning the fundamentals of solder, the role of flux and the importance of maintaining a clean tip.

Solder a number of wires and components. Learn about heatshrink and how to use it!

Electronics Soldering / Kit Building

The following topics will be covered in the learn to solder workshop:

  • Breadboard soldering with through hole components
  • SMD reflow with a hot air rework station
  • Soldering connecting wires, we'll also throw in a few tricky anodised wires.
  • Learn how to de-solder through hole components.

Finally, we will solder together a simple LED flashing kit, that has IC's, LED's and resistors.
After this introduction, you'll feel confident in talking any soldering challenge.