We are seeing an increased need for moving away from the traditional wet sponge into the safer dry cleaning method for soldering tips. Why? Lead free!! The use of lead free solders requires more active fluxes, which can more easily lead to corrosion and oxidation of the soldering tip. The cold, wet sponge contributes to this effect by shocking the tip, barrel, and heater. This results is oxidation, poor performance, and shorter tip life.

Elenco Dry Solder Tip Cleaner # SH-1025
Elenco Dry Solder Tip Cleaner # SH-1025
Item# SH1025
$10.95, 4/$36.00
Availability: Usually ships the next business day

Product Description

Elenco Dry Solder Tip Cleaner # SH-1025
Helps your solder tips last longer!

Includes a stand for the iron and 1 golden curl cleaning pad. Golden curl refills # 556006 are available separately.

* Made of low abrasive brass shavings

* No water necessary

* No temperature drop as in conventional sponges

Similar to VTSTC with the addition of a holder for your iron.

Also known as Pro's Kit SH-1025

* IMPORTANT: SAFETY Glasses are highly recommended so solder does not fly in your eyes.

Notice for California residents:

WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov