Handy misuse of soldering iron

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by beenthere, Oct 11, 2008.

  1. beenthere

    Thread Starter Retired Moderator

    Apr 20, 2004
    In case you need to get some light into a tight spot, thread a night light bulb into your Ungar soldering iron handle. The heat element uses the same miniature candelabra thread. Like a regular drop light, it shines mostly into your eyes, but it outilluminates a flashlight.