NEW PRODUCT – Hot Air Helper Rework Station Plate with Two Ring Clamps

5286 iso demo ORIG 2022 01

NEW PRODUCT – Hot Air Helper Rework Station Plate with Two Ring Clamps

There’s always that point in a hot-air rework session where you’re just holding the wand and thinking “man I wish there was a way for me to not hold this unwieldy thing”. You could try to rig up some sort of clamp assembly or you can get right to it with this Hot Air Helper – which does exactly what you need: hold that want vertically so that you can use both your mitts for poking and prodding components.

This set-up is an arm and shoulder-saver, keeping your rework from becoming a rework-out! You can steady yourself with minimal effort for precise soldering and rework. The metal plate weighs 714 grams (about a pound and a half!) and keeps your PCB from moving around so you don’t have to worry about it shifting while you’re trying to heat up a stubborn component.

5286 iso 02 ORIG 2022 01

Some light assembly required. Does not include hot air rework station or PCB holders. This holder worked with all the rework stations we tried thanks to the two clamp sizes and multiple set-screws.


  • Stainless Steel Plate – 25cm x 20cm
  • Metal Rod – 23cm long
  • Large Clamp – approx 64mm inner diameter
  • Small Clamp – approx 42mm inner diameter
  • 12 x Set screws for fixing the clamp onto the wand
  • 4 x Rubber Feet

5286 kit ORIG 2022 01

In stock and shipping now!

Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.

Join 32,000+ makers on Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community!

Have an amazing project to share? The Electronics Show and Tell is every Wednesday at 7pm ET! To join, head over to YouTube and check out the show’s live chat – we’ll post the link there.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more

CircuitPython – The easiest way to program microcontrollers –

Maker Business — A development to watch: Intel in Ohio

Wearables — Solderable, sewable snaps

Electronics — Don’t resist – organize those resistors!

Python for Microcontrollers — Python on Microcontrollers Newsletter: 300 CircuitPython Boards, MicroPython Sponsorship Targets, CircuitPython 7.3 & more! #Python #CircuitPython @micropython @ThePSF

Adafruit IoT Monthly — Detecting Water Pollution, Smart Girder, and more!

Microsoft MakeCode — MakeCode Thank You!

EYE on NPI — Maxim’s Himalaya uSLIC Step-Down Power Module #EyeOnNPI @maximintegrated @digikey

New Products – Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! — New Products 5/26/2022 Featuring Pogo Pin Probe Clip – 2×5 1.27mm Pitch SWD! (Video)

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at !

No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.