Dual Wire ESD Monitors and Wrist Straps – vs Single Wire – What’s the Difference? Reposted from Our Friends at SCS-Static-Control Solutions Dual wire ESD monitors and ESD wrist straps are the most common personnel grounding device to ground operators…. Continue Reading →
The burden of quality and inter-metallic thickness of hand soldered joints had traditionally relied upon visual inspection and experience of the operator. Not anymore.
According to Weller, the WT soldering stations represent the world’s first soldering system with replaceable, passive, high-performance soldering tips.
A few tips for learning how to fix broken electronics with a soldering iron the right way, the first time.
With the upcoming introduction of a game-changing technology, new investments in technology and engineering, and a deep product pipeline, Metcal announces a revitalization of its brand and further strengthens its position as the industry innovator. The Metcal innovation story began… Continue Reading →
All electronic devices have a printed circuit board fit into them. It is the most basic component, needed for all electronics to function the way they are meant to. Printed circuit boards are manufactured with high precision, which today, is… Continue Reading →
There are many applications where fume extraction is necessary and/or required by law. Manufacturing and assembly operations, repair centers, salons, ect. Anywhere where there are harmful fumes and particles in the air that can be detrimental to worker health and… Continue Reading →
We can all agree that having the right tools makes your job a whole lot easier. Today we are going to focus on two of the newest products from Hakko. The FX-100 Induction Heat Solder Station and the FR-810 Hot Air… Continue Reading →
We ran into this fantastic soldering demo on YouTube using PACE equipment. View Production Automation’s YouTube Channel View all the PACE products Production Automation offers
Manufacturing Uses of Desiccator Cabinets for Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) The discussion regarding ‘dry box’ or desiccant storage of MSD’s (Moisture Sensitive Devices) has increased over the past years with the introduction of new IPC Joint Industries Standards such as… Continue Reading →
The MRS-1100A Modular Rework System is an integrated convection rework system for the removal and reflow of BGA/CSP and SMT components. The MRS-1100A is comprised of a hand-held convection tool, preheater, adjustable tool holder, and free-standing board holder to create a… Continue Reading →
This is our second to last post in our Hakko free shipping promotion. Today we’ll focus on the Hakko FM-204 Desoldering Station. In electronics, “desoldering” is the removal of solder and components from a circuit for troubleshooting, for repair purposes, component… Continue Reading →
Breathe easy with the Hakko FA-400 Bench Top Smoke Absorber. The FA-400 removes soldering smoke and fumes quickly, safely and efficiently. The unit can be used in a vertical position or a low-profile position. When used in the low profile position, efficiency… Continue Reading →
The Hakko FA-430 Fume Extraction unit is expressly for use at soldering stations, extracting the contaminated air directly at the source. Contaminated air is captured from the workplace surrounding the soldering station by the hood or hoods, and transferred to the FA-430… Continue Reading →
The most versatile and compact system for your soldering, desoldering, and hot air rework needs. 3 stations in one! FM-206 3-Port Rework Station The FM-206 rework station’s sleek, compact design minimizes loss of bench space and its powerful ports allow… Continue Reading →