A soldering station is a device that is used to melt metals or weld the fissure or crack of a metal. It is a necessary repairing tool which is must in the bag of technicians or mechanics to repair different types of electronic gadgets. You can also purchase the tool for home use for repairing things around home. Students too find the tool very functional to do different types of projects. A soldering station kit consists of a holder, soldering iron, a power unit and a sponge. The kit is a better option than purchasing an individual gun or soldering iron as you can do all types of repairing work using the kit and don’t have to buy the devices individually which saves you a lot of cash.
The most popular brand of Soldering Station kit is the Weller brand. Weller soldering station was started by Karl Weller in 1945. He was a radio repairer who found that the repairing job gets easier with the kit and hence introduced the first soldering station kit to the market. The brand markets itself under the ownership of Cooper Industries and comes at a very affordable price. The tool is heavy enough to give stability and when laid on the surface it is hard to be moved. Otherwise, it is quite portable to be moved around with.
The Soldering Station kit is designed with a power cabinet which includes a sponge, iron rod and a holder. The designs are made quite user friendly that can be used by anybody. Another model of Weller WESD51 is a digitally upgraded model which gives excellent performance. The tool is quite sophisticated with its temperature regulating system that monitors and regulates the sudden fluctuations of temperature at the time of soldering. Also the automatic power reduction system reduces the consumption of electricity.