Re: HOn3 brass kits on Brasstrains today


martin feldwick
 

On smaller parts I use soft iron flower arranging wire .Its thin and very useful  .

On Fri, Mar 12, 2021 at 5:50 PM Steve Hatch <hatch@...> wrote:
I assembled several C-16's years ago both Hon3 and On3.
I used a 250-400 watt gun as well as a resistance unit.
and a butane torchThe resistance was much easier.
which ever iron you use, you need to get some aluminum wire.
That holds the parts together but will not solder.  Look for it.
It's around still.  Get the 1/16 wire if you can find it.  1/8th works in a pinch.
-Steve Hatch

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