Musings of a Fondue

Teardown Iron Box

Original Date: July 24, 2014

Enter the iron box.

The Iron Box

No screws,
"Hidden" screws

"Hidden" screws

Back panel removed,
Back opened

All the parts,
All the parts

Heating element,


Dial mechanism,
Heat level dial

For more epic teardowns, where they actually explain what you are looking at and how it works, checkout awesome YouTube channels like EEVBlog and Mike’s Electric Stuff. They take apart and sometimes repair epic things like flight recorders, defibrillators, X-Ray machines, POS pin pads, photocopiers, and phonebooths.