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New hosting site for Classic Weller

Classic Weller articles will be migrated to this new hosting site. G. Beat.

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Weller WX2 Station

The new Weller WX2 Soldering station was introduced in Europe this Summer (2010). This new model will be available in the North America during Spring 2011. Enjoy the 3 minute video.  A 720p (HD) version is selectable, turn up your … Continue reading

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Disassembly of Weller iron handle

Weller North America standardized on the EC232 / TC218 style handle for many of its soldering irons in the early 1980s. This handle has been used for a variety of soldering irons and stations by Weller for the past 25 … Continue reading

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Weller WCC100 Station

Weller discontinued production of the WCC100 soldering station in 1999.  The WCC100 soldering station uses the popular “ET” series soldering tips, which are used on other Weller soldering stations (EC series, WES51, WESD51). Classic_Weller_WCC100 Weller WCC100 Replacement Part Numbers WCC101 … Continue reading

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Dish Feed Systems by W0LMD

Dish Feed Systems An ideal dish feed system should pick up signals equally well from the whole surface of the dish, and no signals whatsoever outside of the dish. The ideal dish feed system does not exist! I am sure … Continue reading

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Weller Soldering 1977 Catalog

Seven years after Copper Industries (Houston, TX) purchased Weller Electric Manufacturing from Carl Weller they published their November 1977 Product Catalog #600. The Weller WTCP and WTCPL were discontinued in 1976, except for some late military orders.  I repaired … Continue reading

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