Recent Blog Posts

A Surprise Visit from a long time Iso-Tip User

I was answering emails at my desk today when a coworker of mine came in and told me that someone had an Iso-Tip question. This wasn't anything unusual, but then I was told that this person was currently in the office. This was a first time I had a customer come to our...

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Soldering Irons and Model Railroads

Soldering Irons and Model Railroads

As anyone who works with model railroads knows, a soldering iron is a valuable tool. You can connect wires by twisting them together or using a terminal block, but soldering them together is by far the superior method of joining wires together. Soldering provides a...

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How to Rebuild your Iso-Tip Iron

Our irons are known for their reliability, but even the best made products don't last forever. It's usually around the 10 to 15 year mark that the casual user will notice some dips in performance. Once this happens, you have a couple of options. You can send it to us...

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Unique Uses for Soldering Irons

Unique Uses for Soldering Irons

Everyone knows that soldering irons are used for soldering (it's in the name after all). But there are some unique uses for soldering irons that you may not know about. For example... Removing a Stuck Screw One of the most annoying aspects of disassembling something...

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Iso-Tip Iron and Tips Customer Testimony

Iso-Tip Iron and Tips Customer Testimony

Customer Feedback for our Micro and Ultra Long Life Tip Pack We were recently in touch with a customer regarding our Long Life Tip Pack – Micro and Ultra (#7484 and #7482). He was looking to do some work on a camera, and needed a highly precise solder tip. As an...

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Finishing Wood with your Micro-Therm Heat Gun

Finishing Wood with your Micro-Therm Heat Gun

Our Micro-Therm Heat Gun is a Tool of Many Talents Finishing Wood Simply move the heat gun over the wood, making sure to go with the grain. Go over the entire piece slowly and evenly, and you'll make even a fresh cut piece of wood look distressed. The slower you go,...

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Paint Removal with your Micro-Therm Heat Gun

Paint Removal with your Micro-Therm Heat Gun

Heat Gun is a Tool of Many Talents Paint Removal Most of us have at least one piece of old furniture that could use some refurbishing. A new coat of paint can make even the most rustic of items look brand new. However, removing the original coat can be a pain. That's...

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Solder Tip Preventative Care

Solder Tip Preventative Care

Solder Tip Preventative Care Here at Iso-Tip, we know that our customers want a product that will last. That's why we believe in selling you good quality soldering irons and tips. However, even the best of equipment won't last if not properly cared for. To ensure your...

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Iso-Tip Model #7700 Amazon Reviews

Iso-Tip Model #7700 Amazon Reviews

Model #7700 Cordless Soldering Iron Reviews Here at Iso-Tip, we consider our Model #7700 cordless soldering iron to be the standard when it comes to being easy to use and affordable. Don't just take our word for it though. Plenty of other people view the 7700 as a...

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