This is a do it yourself project for a digital temperature controlled soldering station. It is an easy project that requires only basic skills to build and it it is constructed entirely from off the shelf components available from online sources.
The unit uses a PID temperature controller, an SSR (Solid State Relay) and a transformer plus a metal enclosure case, a soldering stand and a few other parts. It is relatively inexpensive to build, plus it makes a pretty good shop tool. (more…)