Prudence dictates checking for end-to-end continuity after you finish soldering and before you do the Kapton + epoxy thing
I hoped for a laying-on-of-hands fix, but it was not to be
Anyhow, as you might expect, we value function over form in this household.
I’m hoping that with some tweaking I can get enough heat to make it all work out. If not, it’ll still be a king-hell resistance soldering setup.
I needed more solder ribbon for resistance soldering, so I figured I should make a batch of the stuff.
So much for my tech interests…
Grab a screw in a pin vise, brace it on the bench vise, and file off everything that doesn’t fit: