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Can solder go bad?

It’s an interesting question. Because you often have a roll of solder for many years. …and last week, I had an experience. I did some research. And it seems like normal solder wire does not really go bad. But the rosin core inside of it might. This means

5 top mistakes beginners make when soldering

Are you doing this? Don’t worry, I’ve done all of these mistakes myself. And sometimes it works. But by learning the correct soldering technique, you reduce the chances of mistakes in your circuit caused by a bad solder joint. 1. Removing iron before applying solder When I teach someone how to solder, I usually say […]