Neat Way to Solder EC3 Plugs

For many new RC pilots, soldering has to be one of the most dreaded tasks they can’t avoid forever. A fellow flyer, iflyforfun has made a video* on soldering EC3 plugs that makes it easy for just about anyone to solder them. His trick is simple yet very effective:

For more info about this video visit the thread at the Super Cub Club:

*please not that I did not make this video or help with it in any way; iflyforfun has allowed me to share it with you.

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  • Thank you so much. Your method never occurred to me. I just did a few yesterday, for the first time, and I made a mess with the solder – a fine file solved that, but I tell you the truth, you method is now my method.

    Bobby T

    • You’re welcome, Bobby! But I must remind you this method is not my own. The video was made by a friend (seen in the video). I do not use EC3 plugs; my connectors of choice are the XT60 plugs. Thank you for watching!

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