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Model #7800 Cordless Soldering Iron Troubleshooting

Model #7800 Cordless Soldering Iron Troubleshooting

Model #7800 Cordless Soldering Iron FAQs Over at Iso-Tip we commonly hear the complaint that the Model #7800 cordless soldering iron gets hot! But, what's hot? If you're the owner of the Model #7800 Cordless Soldering Iron, you may have noticed a snap disc thermostat...

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Archer Cordless Soldering Iron: Step Back in History

Archer Cordless Soldering Iron: Step Back in History

Archer Cordless Soldering Iron Here's another one for the archive... Last week we had a customer contact us looking for support on one of his Archer cordless soldering iron. We hear from people with tools dating back to the 70s maybe once every week or so. Just when...

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How To Use Silver Solder Paste

How To Use Silver Solder Paste

How To Use Silver Solder Paste Thoroughly clean joint area to be soldered. Remove cap from syringe and push plunger to apply the silver solder paste along joint area. Pull back slightly on plunger to stop flow of solder paste. Using a torch (recommended for most...

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Obsolete Iso-Tip Products

Obsolete Iso-Tip Products

Obsolete Iso-Tip Soldering Tools Many of you have owned our most popular line of tools since there inception in the 60's. The Cordless soldering iron line has changed nearly a dozen times since it has come out. Many of these obsolete Iso-Tip soldering tools can be...

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A Heat Gun For Your Pocket?

A Heat Gun For Your Pocket?

A Heat Gun That Fits In your Pocket? Heat guns are a tool that should be in every tool box. From the basic do it yourself toolbox to the professional mechanics and electricians of the world. A pocket sized heat gun has a nearly infinite number of uses. Most Common...

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Model #7700 will be used in all future projects

Model #7700 will be used in all future projects

Yet Another Happy Human With the Model 7700 Soldering Iron Best Cordless Soldering Iron Available We here at Iso-Tip have been pretty lucky over the years and we would like to pass some of our success on. Some of our more dedicated readers know that we here at Iso-Tip...

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What Can You do With Butane Powered Soldering Irons?

What Can You do With Butane Powered Soldering Irons?

What Can You do With Butane Powered Soldering Irons? You have all heard about our amazing tools. Whether it is the 7700 quick charge iron or the 7904 power pro iron. We have saturated our website with posts about the 7700 Iron. We have put up reviews and reader...

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7700 Soldering Iron Kit Reviewed By A Smart Human

7700 Soldering Iron Kit Reviewed By A Smart Human

Another Happy Human With Great Soldering Iron Kit We sent our Model #7700 Soldering iron kit to Bob K0NR. Our Soldering iron kit gave him the great performance expected by all of our soldering iron kits. Bob stated that he has no complaints. To read the rest of his...

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What Is Our Silver Bearing Solder Paste?

What Is Our Silver Bearing Solder Paste?

Silver Solder Paste Our silver solder paste is made out of ultra-fine premium refined powder metals. With a 98% tin and 2% silver mixture combined with the flux the you need to prevent rust. The silver solder paste has a free flow melting point of just 400°F. Meaning...

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Isolated tips – What it’s for

Isolated tips – What it’s for

Isolated tips - What it's for Our Isolated Tip design gives you a the high temp you need quickly at the push of a button anyplace. You might find yourself done with the job while other irons are still heating up. Now what is it that we mean by isolated tip? Our...

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