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Yes you can, but you need the right amount of wattage.

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Q: Can you melt a copper wire with a soldering iron?
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a good soldering iron and solder. if you are soldering wire splices I recommend using shrink tube too

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The copper wire has to be wound around a iron core to get the full effect of electromagnetism.

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Is copper wire the same as thugsten wire?

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