RS PRO 1.27mm Wire Lead Free Solder, +228°C Melting Point

Technical Reference
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
COO (Country of Origin): US
Product Details

RS PRO Lower Cost Lead Free Solders

From the trusted RS PRO brand, this lead free solder wire is ideal for soldering components with narrow pitches. The resin-based solder is able to be used in a variety of solder applications, from repair to production.

Features and Benefits

• Resin based lower cost lead-free solder wire
• Alloy prolongs life of soldering iron tips
• Good spread and wetting
• Bright solder joints

Applications

Solder is used alongside soldering irons, particularly in securing electrical components to integrated circuit boards. The solder melts easily when heated, and cools quickly, meaning it can be moulded to secure components in place in solder joints. The quick setting nature of solder means it can also be used for light brazing.

Because of its relatively low melting point, solder can be reworked easily by heating it to melting point and using a solder sucker to remove it.

Solder is commonly used with SMD and through-hole components, with applications in repair, prototyping and production.

What are the differences between lead-free solder and leaded solder?

Lead-free solder is generally regarded as having a more positive environmental impact than leaded solder, and also as being safer for human use. However, lead-free solder also has potential production advantages. Lead-free solder can offer better lead spacing, which makes it more suitable for high-density components where pitches are tight. This means potentially better performance where space saving is a concern.

The advantages of lead solder are that it has a lower melting point, which is sometimes preferable for hand working components. Also, lower working temperatures reduces the risk of damage to components and circuit board.

Unlike lead-free solder, lead solder does not have a shelf-life and is less prone to losing quality after prolonged exposure to oxygen. However, many electronic application requirements exclude the use of lead solder, due to the toxicity of lead.

Why RS PRO?

RS PRO aims to be your go-to brand for reliability and value for money. We source great parts at great prices and test everything with our in-house experts to ensure the quality you need.

When it comes to tools, we know that versatility and dependability are what you need. As such, we stock a variety of mainstay and specialist tools to suit any application. Whether you're a professional electrician, technician, engineer or home inventor, RS PRO is here to support you.

Standards

RoHS Compliant, J-STD-004 classification REL0

Standards

RoHS

Specifications
Attribute Value
Wire Diameter 1.27mm
Model Number SN100E NC600
Product Form Wire
Melting Point 228°C
Percent Tin 99.5%
Flux Type Rosin Based
Product Weight 500g
Flux Content Percent 3.3%
Percent Copper 0.5%
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