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    An overlooked danger of electronics soldering is the fumes. While the smell and smoke may not be pleasant, the chemicals in the fumes can be harmful. Is solder made with lead your only concern? Learn about where lead-free solder came from, what different flux types mean, and two ways to keep your air (and your lungs clean.) The main product featured is the Weller Zero SMOG EL.

    James e14 Road Test Review:

    Element14 SMOG Road Test:

    TBHS Link :

    Weller Health Link:

    IPC J-STD-004B





    Bill of Materials




    Product NameManufacturerQuantityBuy KitBuy Kit
    WX1NWeller1Buy NowBuy Now
    WXP120WXP120 - 120W IronWeller1Buy NowBuy Now
    ZERO SMOG EL FilterWeller1Buy NowBuy Now
    No Clean Flux PenKester1Buy NowBuy Now
    SnPb Solder 0.02" Rosen Core (SPC22130)Duratool1Buy NowBuy Now
    Solder Wire, 96.5/3/0.5, 0.3mm Diameter, 221°C, No Clean (T0051388199)Weller1Buy NowBuy Now
    Solder Wire, 96.5/3/0.5, 0.8mm Diameter, 221°C, 250g, HF (T0051388799)Weller1Buy NowBuy Now