Earlier this year we talked about the interesting art of creating jewelry with a soldering iron. If you missed it, check it out here: https://iso-tip.com/soldering-jewelry. This time around, we are going to talk about something just as unique, soldering to create a stained glass art piece.
This process of soldering stained glass may take some practice to master, but the YouTuber in this application note walks you through it step by step in their video, “Stained Glass Soldering :: Tips & Tricks to Get You Through Every Step.” Take a look for yourself to see how beautiful the end result is! This video will be extremely helpful to any beginner, check it out down below!
Let’s talk about Iso-Tip’s butane soldering irons that would be beneficial with this project. We have 3 butane soldering irons available for purchase, each providing different features:
(Click on each product title below to be directed to its website!)
-Pro 90 Butane Soldering Iron Torch Kit-Model #9010: This 4 in 1 iron kit comes in a convenient carrying case, which includes a 1 mm Conical Tip, a 2.4 mm Chisel Tip, a Hot Knife Tip, a Blow Torch Tip, a Solder Dispenser, a Protective Cap and a Sponge.
-Pro 120 Butane Soldering Iron Kit-Model #7977: This iron has a run time of up to 200 minutes and has a solder temperature of up to 1000F. It also comes with a Pro Industrial 1.6 mm Conical Tip – #7922-005, a Pro Industrial Torch Tip – #7992-008, and a Protective Cap with Igniter.
-Pro 50 Butane Soldering Iron Kit-Model #7971: This compact iron fits in your pocket, and still has a run time of up to 30 minutes. This kit comes with a Pro Industrial 1.6 mm Conical Tip – #7922-005, a Pro Industrial Torch Tip – #7992-008, and a Protective Cap with Igniter.
You can follow this YouTuber on her channel, SunBearGlassCraft.
If you’re in the market for a butane soldering iron, check out Iso-Tip’s options here! And as always, feel free to contact us here with any questions!