The higher temperatures and increased tin content in lead-free solders demands an increased awareness of best-industry practices for soldering iron tip maintenance. With tips costing from $10 to over $100, this new IPC training video can reduce the cost of process consumables -– and increase product quality.
Soldering Iron Tip Care (DVD-15C) is the ideal educational tool to show your technicians how to properly care for soldering iron tips – and avoid many of the pitfalls associated with lead-free and tin-lead hand soldering. Section one provides an overview of tip life issues. Section two discusses oxidation build-up, recommended tip maintenance and overuse of tip tinners and other abrasive products. Section three explains the typical mechanisms that damage tips and recommended procedures to minimize these effects.
DVD-15C includes English subtitles for hearing-impaired and ESL students – Leader’s Guide, Review Questions and IPC Training Certification certificates* of completion for students who pass the final examination. Time: 23 minutes.
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*Includes Training Certification.