Besides, using lead solder can save the planet by using less energy - you do not need to wait ages for the lead-free stuff to melt.
That's a pretty rubbish argument
For that matter, we used to play with mercury and take it to school to show off; without them closing the school and calling the hazmat team.
No. Not even if we were soldering on a production line 8 hours a day for decades without extractor ventilation.
I use one of these http://www.harborfreight.com/magnifier-head-strap-with-lights-38896.html
QuoteI use one of these http://www.harborfreight.com/magnifier-head-strap-with-lights-38896.htmlThanks - I have one on order now. My kids will tease me mercilessly, but it'll be worth it!
Anyone else find lead-less solder much harder to work with than the good old fashioned poisonous stuff?
Like washing your feet with your socks on.
Quote from: Grumpy_Mike on Jul 30, 2011, 11:50 pmLike washing your feet with your socks on.But that's how I wash my socks. XD
My visor arrived from eBay. Its a miracle! I can see again! But it does cause my sons to laugh at me even more than when I'm washing my feet with my socks on.