soldering iron safety

Take Precautions When Using a Soldering Iron

by Andy on February 25, 2010

Soldering irons may not have an open flame but they’re still capable of starting a fire.  Here’s a recent example of an unattended soldering iron causing extensive damage to a home.

Remember to turn off and unplug your iron when it’s not in use and avoid soldering in a crowded or cluttered work area.