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Publication Date: 03/1/2009
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OK Int'l Intros Next Gen Solder System
Power unit and handpiece for MX-5000.
Garden Grove, CA — OK International's Metcal MX-5000 Soldering, Desoldering and Rework System is a new high-performance package for complex assembly challenges. Prioritizing high throughput and precision control, the easy-to-use MX-5000 combines increased power with SmartHeat® Technology to eliminate overshoot potential and maintain high productivity soldering and rework.

Also incorporating a built-in digital power indication display, the new soldering system enables continuous operator feedback for making consistent, quality solder joints.

The new system is describes as the next generation, and will enable the user to increase productivity and process control for a wide range of applications. New features include: nearly double the power of its predecessor, providing time to recovery for increased production rates and throughput.

Improved ergonomics provide a new handpiece for soldering and rework that is carefully designed to decrease operator fatigue and enhance the operator's manual dexterity — resulting in productivity gains.

Greater process control with SmartHeat Technology means that soldering and rework are always performed at safe, controlled temperatures.

Other models in the line include the Precision Tweezers Handpiece ultimate rework tool which combines both the company's Advanced® Handpiece and the Precision Tweezers Handpiece.

Contact: OK International, 12151 Monarch St., Garden Grove, CA 92841 714-799-9910 fax: 714-799-9533 Web:

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