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    Macroscope Soldering Tool

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    It is hard to solder tiny components while filming it. To proved better footage for YOU  the viewers, Clem builds a CNC controlled machine that allows him to solder without having to touch the workpiece or the soldering Iron himself. The Foundation for a fully automated soldering robot!

     

    Bill of Material:

     

    PartManufacturerQuantityBuy KitBuy Kit

    Arduino Uno

    ARDUINO1Buy NowBuy Now

    Arduino Nano

    ARDUINO1Buy NowBuy Now
    Silentstepstick Breakout boardTRINAMIC3Buy NowBuy Now
    Stepper Motor, High Torque, DC, 0.09 N-m, 1.4 A, Two Phase, 2 ohm, 1.6 mHNANOTEC3Buy NowBuy Now
    Soldering Gun Kit, Gun, Desoldering Pump, Safety Stand, SolderDURATOOL1Buy NowBuy Now
    oystick, 2, 6 A, 250 V, 4 PositionAPEM1Buy NowBuy Now
    Pushbutton Switch, Off-(On), SPST-NC, 115 V, 28 V, 5 A, SolderOTTO Controls1Buy NowBuy Now
    Protoboard, RBP Strip, Epoxy Paper, 100mm x 220mmCIF1Buy NowBuy Now

     

    Additional Parts:

     

    Product Name

    CNC shield by Protoneer

    Cheap Crosstable bought at a  hardware store