I get them from any local electronics hobby shop, and they are surely
plentiful around here (L.A.). However if you don't have a local source,
Granger (catalog, mail-order outlet) has them listed.
A Weller SP-120, for example, costs about $35 new and mine are both about 20
years old, still working perfectly. This is still a current model.
They take about 10 minutes to fully warm up. Which is perfect, because that
means they also take about 10 minutes to cool down. Thermal mass is a
"Success is the ability to go from failure to failure with no loss of
enthusiasm." -Winston Churchill
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Howard Klein [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 04, 2003 5:14 PM
> To: Steve Katz
> Subject: Soldering irons
> Your post on soldering coax connectors makes sense to me. Where do get a
> quality soldering Iron of the type you describe?
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