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9 Useful Electronics Tools Under $13

Inexpensive electronics workshop

Donald Bell made a great video for Cool Tools about 9 must-have tools for electronic hobbyists. I especially recommend the flush cutters, which cuts wires poking out of circuit board holes. In the video, you’ll see how nice boards look when you use flush cutters. The USB soldering iron is also very handy.

  1. Aven Adjustable Circuit Board Holder
  2. Hakko Flush Cutters
  3. A-szcxtop USB Powered Soldering Iron
  4. Wearable Magnifying Glasses
  5. Digital Servo Tester Controller with Voltage Display
  6. General Tools 481 Swivel Head Deburring Tool
  7. Poster Tack (any brand)
  8. Mini 60x Microscope Magnifying with LED
  9. Heat Shrink Tube Assortment
-- Mark Frauenfelder 03/1/18