The Makery

User Guide: Soldering Irons


Check out a Soldering Iron to use at home or Reserve It to use in the Makery.

What is it?

The WLC100 Soldering Iron is a hand tool used in soldering. Soldering irons are used for melting solder and applying it to metals that are to be joined. This is commonly used for electronics assembly. The Makery provides soldering irons, sponges, and wire cutters. The Makery does not provide solder.

What can I do?

Soldering irons can be used for assembling and repairs electronics, creating circuits, working on jewelry, and more.

What does the Makery provide?

  • WLC100 Soldering Iron
  • Sponge
  • Wire Cutters

What materials do I need?

  • Solder


Where can I buy materials?

Elmhurst Public Library does not endorse nor profit from these links. These are suggestions of where you can purchase items to use in the Makery but are by no means an exhaustive list.