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Publication Date: 06/1/2011
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Weller Intros Advanced Soldering Platform
Soldering control unit.
Sparks, MD — Weller has introduced its new Weller® WX 2 control unit for professional soldering applications. The control unit's innovative design includes a responsive antistatic touchscreen and intuitive user interface that increases efficiency and productivity.

The control unit's two-channel soldering system offers a variety of connectivity options and intelligent soldering tools for the most challenging soldering work on LED backplanes, solar applications and micro soldering joints. Among the many new benefits are: high capacity 240W power supply allows simultaneous power for two 120W tools and heats up quickly; antistatic capacitive touchscreen is temperature and chemical resistant; menu navigation options include English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Mandarin Chinese, with additional languages available; improved visibility with graphic LCD visible from all angles; versatile connectivity options, including standard digital connection and decoupled robot connection; management of Weller fume extraction units and heating plates; multi-purpose USB port for fast, localized firmware updates; energy-saving sleep mode activated by sensor in the handle that detects when device is not in use; automatic standby sensor controls all connected accessories, including fume extractors and heated plates.

The production power and flexibility of the new control unit is optimized by a wide selection of WX tools and accessories. A variety of soldering tools, including soldering irons, tweezers, tips and safety rests, as well as fume extraction systems and heating plates, are available.

Contact: Weller, 1000 Lufkin Road, Apex, NC 27539 866-498-0484 E-mail: weller-na@apextoolgroup.com Web:

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