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September 7, 2015 AT 9:00 am

How to Make a Solder Fume Extractor

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Super helpful project tutorial from ThomasVDD on instructables!

Soldering is one of the key activities in electronics, but are you soldering safely?

The fumes released by the solder are not healthy at all; therefore, one should always solder in a well ventilated area, or even better, while using a fume extractor. However, commercial fume extractors can be quite expensive. It’s basically a fan that pulls the fumes through a carbon filter, so why not make our own?

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