Originally Posted by Grendal50
why not drill two holes in a scrap of 1x4 pine, slot the top then put a bolt or screw in to "lock" them in?
I've done this too, it works well but beleave it or not wood burns!
I use thicker copper wire and a pair of pliers to twist and press the tubes together. Once there nice and tight, I press the body onto a flat surface (like a table corner) so thay line up. Then solder!