Nihon Superior Extends Soldering Iron Tip Life by 3X with New TipSave N


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Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., an advanced joining material supplier, introduces its new TipSave N flux-cored solder wire. The newly developed TipSave N flux-cored solder wire extends soldering iron tip life by 3X.

When a solder joint is made with a soldering iron, the tin reacts with the iron plating on the tip, gradually eroding it.  Eventually the underlaying copper is exposed resulting in damage to the tip.  TipSave N slows this erosion, extending the tip life and reducing the replacement cost of soldering tips. Paired with the (032) no-clean, halogen-free cored-flux, it provides fast wetting and low spattering. TipSave N is a good match for hand soldering as well as continuous robotic soldering as it reduces required soldering tip change overs, increasing production while reducing cost.

Nihon Superior continues to offer solutions to the challenges facing the electronics industry, such as improvements in reliability, thermally stable joining, and lead-free die attach. For more information about Nihon Superior’s new solder pastes and lead-free products, visit www.nihonsuperior.co.jp/english.

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