The Weller WES51 is the standard Soldering Iron used in the Maker Hub. The Iron includes the WES series power unit, PES51 soldering pencil, PH50 stand, and sponge. A PW50 probe is available for checkout that allows the user to set (or unset) the soldering temperature.
Each iron is mounted to a tray along with a soldering kit. Each kit contains the following:
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The Weller station is used with the following accessories:
Training for the Weller is included in the Soldering Irons (General) training. Additional instructional videos for the Weller are here.
- How to use a dry cleaner - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_LqHoA0rohs
- How to use a soldering tip activator - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J3OlDsKvzss
The Weller site for this model is at http://www.weller-toolsus.com/soldering/systems/weller-wes51-station-50-60w-120v-wes51.html.