The Seven Sins of Hand Soldering

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What You Should Already Know:

There are no prerequisites for this course

Course Description:

Do you need to know what not do when soldering? The Seven Sins of Hand Soldering is the course which will demonstrate the improper soldering techniques that even the most experienced solder technicians succumb to: excess pressure, improper solder heat-bridge, wrong tip size, excessive temperature, improper use of flux, and transfer soldering. All of these techniques will cause unnecessary rework and repair. The course will explain how bad habits can create undesirable results - while clearly presenting the proper technique so the habit can be eliminated. For operators involved with hand soldering the course demonstrates the proper techniques for soldering which every operator should know.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate Proper Hand Soldering Techniques
  • Clear Understanding of Improper Soldering Techniques

Course Time: 18 Minutes

Testing & Certificate:

A Certificate of Completion will be issued to the student upon Completion of the testing requirement of the course. A passing grade of 70% is needed to receive the certificate. The student will be allowed to take the test a total of 3 times to achieve a passing grade.

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