Tips for General Soldering


Recommended Tips Suitable for all types of Soldering

Both Shape B and Shape D are suitable for most types of soldering and hence are recommended as a basic or beginner tip that every workstation should have. 

Hakko Soldering Shape B

Shape B (more info)

Shape B is a general rounded shape that can be used from any direction and is easy to hold at any position. It is possible to solder any surface from small to large, suitable for a wide range of projects, and is a good tool for both beginners and experts.

Applicable works:

  • Soldering Chip Parts
  • Drag Soldering
  • Point Soldering
Hakko Soldering Tip Shape D

Shape D (more info)

This type has a shape like a flat-blade screwdriver and can be soldered by applying the tip in 2 ways: line and face. The width (size of tip) suitable for the workpiece can be selected, and it can be used for any soldering work.

Applicable works:

  • Soldering Tiny Chip Parts
  • Soldering Chip Parts
  • Drag Soldering
  • Pre-tinning Lead Wire
  • Point Soldering
  • Soldering Cup Terminals
  • Melting and Removing Coil Coatings