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Soldering Irons and Model Railroads

Soldering Irons and Model Railroads

As anyone who works with model railroads knows, cordless soldering iron kits are 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...

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Battery Powered Soldering Irons for Pyrography Work

Battery Powered Soldering Irons for Pyrography Work

Iso-Tip battery powered soldering irons are used for a wide range of applications, some of which don't involve the basic soldering. For instance, pyrography (no, that's not a typo). Pyrography is the art of burning wood in a decorative manner using a controlled heat...

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Iso-Tip Iron and Tips Customer Testimony

Iso-Tip Iron and Tips Customer Testimony

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 Iso-Tip user of over 40 years, he decided to give our tips a try...

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Finishing Wood with your Micro-Therm Heat Gun

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, the more the wood will darken. You can also add stain afterwards to...

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Paint Removal with your Micro-Therm Heat Gun

Paint Removal with your Micro-Therm Heat Gun

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 where our heat gun comes in! Paint Removal with...

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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

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 staple of their tool kit, so we thought we...

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Iso-Tip Pro 120 Review

Iso-Tip Pro 120 Review

We recently found this customer review of our Pro 120 butane soldering iron on Amazon that we thought you should see. It even includes a few troubleshooting tips for anyone who might be having issues. "I originally bought one of these soldering irons 10 years ago, and...

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Our Cordless Soldering Iron Are Perfect For All Projects

Our Cordless Soldering Iron Are Perfect For All Projects

Our Cordless Soldering Irons are great for any type of project you are working on. A customer sent in a few pictures of a project using his cordless soldering iron. He recently purchased our 7700 Quick Charge Pro Soldering Iron Kit, as an upgrade to his 7500-SI Model....

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Iso-Tip Pro 90 Product Review

Iso-Tip Pro 90 Product Review

Thank you to w2eaw for this awesome review on our butane soldering iron kit! I know he says that he normally doesn’t do reviews, but we are sure glad that he did one for us. He gives a great demonstration of all the different tips in the below video (conical, chisel,...

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