I use a MATCO TOOLS model# SG400
max. tip temp 1000 F
tip size 1/4
Dual Wattage 150-400W
cost around $ 75.00 at the matco tool truck.
It does the job real easy and no waiting on heating up.
73 Will, KN6DV
> From: K7FL <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: TOWERTALK@contesting.com
> Subject: [TowerTalk] Big soldering irons
> Date: Tuesday, June 10, 1997 04:08
> Okay, so the subject may be stretching things a bit, but I suspect most
> subscribers have towers ... and feedlines run up the towers ... and the
> feedlines are terminated with connectors ... which need to be soldered -
> well, you get the idea.
> I need to purchase a heavy duty soldering iron with a massive tip for
> soldering PL259's. Recommendations?
> Dennis, K7FL
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