What a difference a month makes!

I think I can call myself an accomplished solder-er (“solderist”?) now. A little over a month ago, I’d never touched a soldering iron before. A month later, I’m building shortwave radio kits (last night was Radio Netherlands; tonight I caught some Radio Australia…)

August 3rd:

September 3rd:

Amazing what better equipment and lots of practice will do, isn’t it?