• 50W portable gas soldering iron so you can work almost anywhere
• Heats up in as little as 20 seconds allowing you to get on with the job in hand
• Temperature ranges from 210°C to 400°C allowing you to store heat in the tip to aid the melting process
• Runs for up to 30 minutes when fully refilled with butaneWhat is included in this kit?
This soldering kit comes with almost everything you need to get started. The kit includes an assortment of heads so you can switch from one to another to suit the job you are working on. It also comes with some solder and a tip cleaning sponge to keep your tips nice and clean. All of this is contained in a heavy duty box to keep everything protected while you store it.
What are the other tips used for?
The tips included with this kit are suitable for a range of jobs. The standard 1mm tip is what you would use for normal, component or wire soldering based jobs. The torch head attachment gives you a pinpoint precision flame for the more accurate jobs, while the hot knife attachment gives you a tool for accurate cuts through plastic, Styrofoam and candles. Lastly, it comes with a hot air blower that is perfect for use with heat shrinkable sleeving, so you can cover your soldered connections for an extra bit of protection.
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 soldering iron, it heats up the tip in as little as 20 seconds, allowing you to start soldering without having to wait.
Do I need anything else for this soldering iron?
This soldering iron is supplied with a preinstalled tip but with no other accessories. You will require butane gas so you can use the soldering iron. Lead-free or silver solder is another item that you will require to begin soldering. If you require additional tips, or different tips, take a look at the following Order Codes: N86FA and N87FA