Terms and Definitions

I-QFP-00

QFP Installation PS-90 MiniWave®

PS-90 Universal Soldering Iron
PS-90 Universal Soldering Iron
QFPs
QFPs

1. Set a tip temperature of 343°C (650°F) for lead-free or 316°C (600°F) for leaded alloys and adjust as necessary. 

2. Install selected Mini-Wave® tip into the PS-90 using Tip Tool. 

3. Position the component ensuring proper lead-to-land alignment. Hold the component in place using the HandiPik® or tweezers. (A)

4. Apply flux and tack solder opposing corner leads. (B)

5. Apply flux to ALL lead/land areas. (C)

6. Clean tip on Tip & Tool Stand Sponge. (D) 

7. Apply solder to the cupped portion of tip to create a convex bead of molten solder. (E)

8. Position Mini-Wave® tip so the solder bead contacts the top portion of leads. Slowly move tip over one row of leads to form proper solder fillets at each joint. 

9. Repeat steps 6 through 8 on remaining sides of component. 

10. Re-tin Mini-Wave® tip with solder. Return PS-90 to its Tip & Tool Stand. 

11. Clean, if required, and inspect. 

PACE SensaTemp® or Intelliheat® Power Supply
PS-90 Universal Soldering Iron
Mini-Wave® Tip (See Chart on Back)
Tip Tool
HP-65 HandiPik®

Optional Equipment
Tweezer

Flux-cored Solder
Flux
Cleaner

Product Image Dimensions Part Number
1121-0564-P5
1121-0610-P5
1121-0563-P5
1121-0406-P5
1121-0490-P5