Circuits

Metcal Soldering Stations

Manufacturer: Metcal (now OK Industries)

Model: PS2E power supply w/MX-RM3E handle

Description:
The Metal PS2E soldering stations are among the highest-quality soldering stations available.  Uses the MX-RM3E handles and compatible tips.

Specifications:

Output power 40W
Idle Temperature Stability +/- 1.1 degree C
Output Frequency 13.56 MHz

Benefits

Excellent output power quickly heats even large components.  Well-regulated temperature.  Wide selection of tip types.

Materials

If you needto do lead-free soldering, you’ll need to bring your own tip, suitable for MX-RM3E.  (We like the STTC-125 size, but you’ll probably need a different temperature.)

Operations

Soldering electrical connections, including wires, components to printed circuit boards, and connectors.