Model No: MX-5251
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New Dual Port Simultaneous Soldering, Desoldering and Rework System. This c configuration is ideal for mixed technology boards and provides the greatest versatility for addressing soldering and rework tasks simultaneously.

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Features and Benefits

  • Can be operated with two hand-pieces dynamically sharing the 80 watts output power based on demand adding even more application flexibility and speed.
  • Configured with the Metcal Desoldering Gun and the Advanced Soldering and Rework Hand-piece.
  • Microprocessor controlled power supply providing more power for challenges such as high mass components, multi-layered boards and lead-free solders.
  • Improved ergonomics with lightweight hand-pieces.
  • Greater process control with Smart Heat® Technology.
  • ESD safe with incoming AC ground monitoring circuitry.
  • Built-in power indication meter with digital display and bar graph that dynamically provides the operator with feedback on the status of the soldering operation.
  • Metcal Tip Saver™ Work stand improves tip life with its “Auto-Sleep” function.


Product Comprises of


Power supply, 100 to 240 VAC input, dual switch port with LCD Display


Metcal Advanced™ Hand-piece, Soldering and Rework with one cartridge removal pad


Desoldering Gun Hand-piece with one cartridge removal pad


Work stand for Metcal Advanced™ Hand-piece, Soldering and Rework with one sponge and one brass pad


Work stand for Desoldering Gun Hand-piece with one sponge and one brass pad


Desolder Chamber Cleaning Brush


Tube Cleaning Brush


Chamber Liner and Filter Pack


Desolder Tip Cleaner


Desoldering Cord


ESD Air Hose with Fitting

Tips / Cartridges Series compatible with this system

  • STTC Soldering Cartridges
  • SMTC Rework Cartridges
  • STDC Desoldering Cartridges


Ambient Operating Temperature:

10- 40°C (50°F - 104°F)

Maximum Enclosure Temperature:

55°C (131°F)

Input Line Voltage:

100- 240 VAC, grounded circuit

Input Line Frequency:

50/60 Hz

Power Consumption:

125 Watts

Output Power Maximum:

80 Watts max. Per channel at 22°C (when operated with two hand-pieces dynamically, the 80 watts output power is shared based on demand)

Output Frequency:

13.56 MHzC

Power Cord 3-Wire:

183cm (18/3") SJT

Dimensions w x d x h:

12.1cm x 13.0cm x 23.5cm 
(4.8" x 5.1" x 9.3")

Certification / Marking:

cTUVus, CE

Tip-to-Ground Potential:

< 2mV

Tip-to-Ground Resistance:

< 2 ohms

Idle Temperature Stability:

± 1.1°C (2°F) in still air

Hand-piece Cable Length:

L=178cm (70"), burn resistant, ESD safe

Hand-piece Connector:

F connector

Work stand Dimensions w x dx h:

8.6cm x 19.1cm x 8.3cm (3.4" x 7.5" x 3.3")

Weight of the power supply:

7.4 lbs (3.35 kg)

Weight of the work stand:

1.05 lbs (.476 kg)