Soldering wires to a boardSoldering is a way to join metal together, similar to welding. Soldering is a key part of many electronics projects as a way to connect components to one another. Soldering is also useful for repairing broken cables and equipment.


Soldering irons and supplies are located in Maker Hub – Downtown.

Tutorials and resources

Learn to solder by completing the Electronics: Getting Started training on the Maker Hub’s Moodle site.

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  • Soldering station
  • Soldering irons
  • Solder
  • Helping hands