Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Hakko's New FM-2032 Micro Soldering Iron, T-30 Tips Now at QSource.com

American Hakko (Hakko) has released their new FM-2032 Micro Soldering Iron. In addition, a related conversion kit and several new T-30 Series tips are also now available at QSource.com.

The Hakko FM-2032 is a thin, lightweight handpiece that provides a precision micro soldering option to a variety of Hakko Soldering and Rework Systems. The ESD-safe FM-2032 was created for working with 0201 components or smaller and features an optimized tip-to-grip distance for operator dexterity and control under microscopes and magnifiers. The grip stays cool even when running at 450° C for extended periods of time and the thin iron cord is burn resistant.

Let's take a look at the FM-2032 Micro Soldering Iron's specifications:
  • Power consumption: 48W / 24V
  • Temperature range: 400° - 840°F (200° - 450°C)
  • Tip-to-Ground resistance: < 2 ohms
  • Tip-to-Ground potential: < 2mV
  • Temperature accuracy: Meets or Exceeds IPC J-STD-001 with Offset
  • Temperature stability: ±5.5°F (±3°C)
  • ESD properties: ESD-safe
  • Reach: 3.9' (1.2 m)
  • Handpiece length: 6.7" (170 mm) w/T30-D1 tip
  • Weight of handpiece: 0.49 oz (14 g) w/T30-D1 tip
  • Tip-to-ground distance: ~1.97" (50 mm)
  • Grip diameter: 0.45" (11.6 mm)
  • Acceptable tips: T-30 Series (not included)
  • Tip diameter: 0.130" (3.3 mm)


The FM-2032 uses Hakko's new T-30 Series Composite Micro Tips. These quick-change tips feature geometries engineered for optimal heat transfer and can reach into many of the tightest spots on a board. These T-30 Tips incorporate Hakko’s well-known tip life and performance characteristics. Please Note: The FM-2032 does not include any soldering tips or accessories.

The following T-30 Series Tips are now available at QSource.com:


Hakko has also released a Micro Soldering Iron Conversion Kit (FM2032-52), which allows the FM-2032 to be used with Hakko's FX-951 Soldering Station, FM-203 Dual Port Soldering System w/FM2027-03 Handpiece, and FM-206 3-Port Rework Station. The kit contains the FM-2032 Micro Soldering Iron, the Iron Holder, a Heat-Resistant Pad, and a Connecting Cable.

To place an order for the Hakko FM-2032 Micro Soldering Iron, T-30 Tips, or FM2032-52 Conversion Kit please visit our FM2032 Micro Soldering Iron Page at QSource.com or contact us via phone (800-966-6020) or email. Please check back soon for information about other new Hakko products.

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