"It's almost a rule as a maker: you will bleed occasionally."
~Doug, group mentor
As you might imagine from the comment above, there was one sliced digit. On the other hand, no one got burned, which is a certain improvement.
|soldering under mentor Jim's watchful eye|
|cutting stabilizers from foam mounting board|
|$2 hobby knife kits Doug found at Harbor Freight|
|no heat gun, but an acceptable substitute was found|