How do you support your work for soldering? Protect from heat?
The other day at work the new “apprentice” remarked about me using
tweezers only to place parts together while soldering. He uses a
third and even fourth hand. I explained that was faster for me and
came from years of practice. I also immerse sensitive stones in water
since this is quicker and less messy than “cook jool” or similar
stuff. Both methods amazed the new guy. This was pretty much the way
I learned it years ago. Works for me but might not work for someone
So, how do you hold little things to be soldered to other things? How
do you prefer protecting sensitive stones from soldering heat?
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