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Bought mini butane soldering iron today filled with butane and used it. It was getting low so i put more butane in it and now i can light it. please help

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When you fill the soldering iron with butane you must have it turned so the butane can is held upside down. Liquid butane must be able to flow into the iron. It's most likely that you held it upright and even though gas butane would have flowed in it would not be enough to light it. Only fill it outdoors.

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