Activity: Learn how to Solder!
(Note: Our Intro to Electronics Workshop includes learning how to solder a thing! Keep an eye on our calendar for when it is offered.) DISCLAIMER: THIS PAGE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION!
Soldering is _____. In the Intro to Electronics workshop, we will teach you how to safely solder electronic components onto a printed circuit board (PCB).
In order to solder, you need a few materials!
- Soldering Iron
- Solder (Leaded or Lead-Free)
- Solder cleaner (whatever that thing with the gold stuff is called)
- Electronic Components (resistors, LEDs, other thangs)
While soldering, keep in mind the following for a successful solder!
- Tin the Tip:
- Heat the Pad: