Card Set Information
What is the purpose of soldering?
Forms a reliable connection to CKT boards by using metal which melts at low temps
What type of tip is most suitable for soldering irons, but erodes rapidly in molten solder?
What is a metal alloy, which joins two or more metals with a metalic band?
What type of solder is most commonly used and best overall for electronic soldering?
What is the purpose of flux?
Removes surface oxides from metal
Prevents further oxidation
What principle does soldering irons operate upon?
What determines a soldering irons application?
What ensures better heat transfer and solder flow?
What is used for making repairs, when soldering on printed CKT boards?
Low wattage soldering iron
What is used to shunt heat away from components while soldering?