NEW PRODUCT – Digital Genuine Hakko FX-888D (936 upgrade)
NEW PRODUCT – Digital Genuine Hakko FX-888D (936 upgrade) – Known by engineers for making excellent quality tools & soldering irons! This is a genuine Hakko FX-888D with digital temperature control! We worked hard to get the best and a great price, these are not Chinese/Taiwanese knock-offs. This iron is an upgrade to the venerable Hakko 936 – smaller footprint but more powerful for a faster heat up time.
The Hakkos have quality construction, this iron is the last one you’ll need for decades. Heats up in 30 seconds, with a calibrated temperature control knob gives precision heat to minimize cold solder joints. Once you know you’re on the path of electronics, this is the iron you’ll want beside you on your desk.
We got the medium tip on this iron, the most popular size, great for through-hole and some SMT. You can purchase replacement Hakko tips anywhere (we’ll carry some soon).
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Recycling is good! But you’re recycling a lot of the copy from the first Hakko you carried (which is the iron beside me on my desk, which I love!) including the bit about carrying replacement tips. I wish you would 🙂
(and replacement brass wool tip cleaners — just the pad, no holder needed)