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Soldering iron with ceiling fan regulator

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polashd

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I've two ordinary soldering irons (40W & 60W). Both get too hot.
Can I use ceiling fan regulator (electronic, around 60/70 watt fan) to control the temperature /watt of my soldering irons.
 

atferrari

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Not sure about fan regulators but for a too hot iron I managed to control it with a lamp dimmer.
 
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