Heat Shunt

Code: FR10L

Heat Shunt is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 1.
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  • A pair of locking metal tweezers
  • Clip to an electronic component to prevent the heat of soldering reaching the device
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Product details

Heat Shunt

• A pair of locking metal tweezers• Clip to an electronic component to prevent the heat of soldering reaching the device

Rated 3 out of 5 by from They are made of aluminium and do not provide much closing tension, so it is a challenge to secure them properly to the component leg. A crocodile clip on the end - while a bit of a faff - will suffice to secure them to components and they do then provide good thermal relief.
Date published: 2013-07-17
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IF I do PCB work, where would I place the heat shunt when soldering a component?
Asked by: Anonymous
on the leg you are soldering
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

What size are these tweezers and who makes them?
Asked by: Anonymous
they are made by antex. approx 100mm
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
FR10L Heat Shunt (1+) £3.99

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