Maplin 50W Mains Solder Station
• 50W mains powered soldering iron that allows you to get soldering by simply plugging the iron in
• Heats up in 10 minutes to give you a stable and constant temperature to complete all your soldering tasks
• Temperature ranges from 180°C to 480°C, dependant on wattage, allowing you to store heat in the tip to aid the melting process
• No restrictions on how long you can use this soldering iron as it is mains poweredWhat makes this iron unique?
This soldering iron is part of a solder station which controls the temperature of the tip. It is controlled through a dial on the station which also acts as a soldering iron stand. The station is connected directly to the mains, which powers the soldering iron. This is an ideal iron to begin soldering with as it is rugged, inexpensive and can be used on a range of soldering projects such as repairing PCB's or joining cables together. The included sponge within the station will allow you to keep the iron clean and prevent a build-up of oxides which can affect the quality of soldering and the temperature of the iron itself.What difference does the wattage make?
The wattage of a soldering iron is one of the most important factors when deciding which one to buy. Higher wattage will deliver more power to the iron’s tip, allowing it to heat up quicker. As this is a 50W mains soldering iron, it heats up the tip within ten minutes to a selected temperature, allowing you to start soldering without having to refill butane tanks or replace batteries.Do I need anything else for this soldering iron?
This soldering iron is simple to assemble. After assembly, all you need is some solder
and then you can get to work. Once plugged in, it takes only ten minutes to warm up to the selected temperature.
|| 50 W
| Warm up time
|| 10 minutes
| Max temp
|| 180 °C – 480 °C
| Run time
|| Not time limited
| Special functions
|| Temperature controlled
|| 604 g
|| 85 x 137 x 170 mm
| Package contents
|| Soldering iron
|| Iron holder
|| Clean sponge
|| User manual
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