Recommend me tips on Soldering enamel wire

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Recommend me tips on Soldering enamel wire

… also known as magnet wire or winding wire.

I’m doing a build with custom aux lights and I need to solder ‘hair- like’ enamel wire wire directly to the aux led. I managed to get it right once (and yes it was a pita especially with my skills) but I’ve had to re-do the whole process and stuffed up one of the LEDs.

I’m guessing the trick is to burn/ remove the enamel enough so it takes to the solder…?? Any tips or tricks you can suggest?

 

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The master of ultra-thin wire should be our own https://www.youtube.com/user/everettbradford

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Nice of you to nominate him but I don’t see any ‘how to Soldering’ videos.

 

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There’s a video on this page which demonstrates how to burn away the enamel with a tinned iron.

https://hackaday.com/2020/03/09/dont-scrape-magnet-wire-do-this-instead/