buying a cheap soldering iron - weller - in central london
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buying a cheap soldering iron - weller - in central london

anybody know
where i can go
some place like what sam ash pro used to be
on 7th avenue nyc
walk in buy soldering iron, solder
etc.......
need it for friday/saturday

thank you

be well

- jack
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Hi
Depends what you want.
Maplin and RS have trade counters. Rapid and Farnell by post.
There are the 'DIY' places which will have something that gets hotter at one end than the other, depends what you want to pay.
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Maplins throughout Central London:

London - Maplin Electronics

You can check stock levels online too (if you're willing to believe them...).

K.

PS. I'd guess the Tottenham Court Road branch is the most central.
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thanks

where is RS ?
they have a physical store in london ?
i have only seen them online.......
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thanks

where is RS ?
they have a physical store in london ?
i have only seen them online.......
RS Trade counters are on Industrial Estates at Heathrow, Watford and Bow - nowhere near central London.

Trade Counter opening times : Mon - Fri 8am - 4.30pm

http://uk.rs-online.com/web/generalD...vices&file=tc1
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