Terms and Definitions

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SOIC Installation PS-90 Mini-Wave®

PS-90 Universal Soldering Iron
PS-90 Universal Soldering Iron
SOICs
SOICs

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. 

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

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. (E)

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®
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