soldering the ribbon

tin the ribbon with solder

make sure you solder all 3 strands

always check for shorts when you finish soldering

make sure your ribbon does not look "shorted" (strands touching each other)

tin the pads of the brick you want to attach the ribbon to

solder the ribbon on the pads

once you finish attaching the ribbon to the pads check for shorts!

see other tutorials:
- checking on the polarity of your bricks
- getting started with a simple project
- making a soft switch