Soldering iron

Contributed by Davistown Museum

Description

Soldering iron made in Maine.
Size: 16 1/4”

Also called Soldering Copper. A blunt metal tool that is heated and used to melt and smooth solder. Usually consists of a shaped copper slug formed on the end of an iron handle.

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About This Item

  • Title: Soldering iron
  • Creation Date: circa 1840
  • Subject Date: circa 1840
  • State: ME
  • Media: wrought iron, brass & copper
  • Local Code: 103104T1
  • Collection: Maine Made Tool Table-MIV
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Davistown Museum
PO Box 346, 58 Main Street #4, Liberty, ME 04949
(207) 288-5126
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