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Weller 100-Watt/140-Watt Soldering Gun Kit
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Weller

100-Watt/140-Watt Soldering Gun Kit

  • Produces 100-watt or 140-watt heat
  • Includes 3 different tips for multiple applications
  • Features a fingertip trigger with a heat-output selector
$31.97 /each

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The Weller 100-Watt/140-Watt Soldering Gun Kit produces 100-Watt or 140-Watt heat and comes with 3 different tips for a wide variety of general soldering applications. It is ready to use in just 6 seconds and features a fingertip trigger with a heat-output selector. It offers a comfortable pistol-grip design and a built-in spotlight for illumination. The entire kit fits neatly in its own carry case.

  • Dual-heat gun produces 140 or 100-Watt for diverse applications
  • 120-Volt power supply
  • High efficiency tin-plated copper tips
  • Pistol-grip design
  • Fingertip trigger selects high- or low output
  • Ready to use in 6 seconds
  • Built-in spotlight
  • Storage case included for convenience and portability
  • Kit comes with soldering, smoothing and cutting tips and includes 60/40 rosin-core solder
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Can i use this fix a water leak ? (Melt the two metal pieces together)

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September 27, 2016
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no this will not melt metal you need to repair a leak in a pipe the water has to be hot enuff to flow solder that takes a map gas torch if your not sure how to repair use a compression repair or call a trained proffesional
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August 29, 2016
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no , use torch
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June 22, 2016
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No. This is not used for plumbing purposes. To solder plumbing you would use a torch, and even then it should be hotter then propane, such as a MAPP torch. If you're not experienced with soldering plumbing joints you'd be well advised to call a professional and have them do the job, or consider using a compression fitting to repair it.
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March 11, 2016
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No, you can solder copper pipe, but you will at least need a propane torch to do it with. This won't get the pipe hot enough to melt the solder. The pipe has to be that hot for it to work correctly. Been doing it for years now.
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November 12, 2015
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Hi Stefa,
A soldiering iron does not melt metal, it melts solider. The solider fills the gap or hole. With this in mind you may be able to use solider to stop the leak. It works best on copper pipe.
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Can I fix my motor bike pipes

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September 27, 2016
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no beacuse the solder will melt when the pipes get hot a welder is more suited to this job either stick welder or mig welder never a soldering gun your just wasting your time....
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September 8, 2016
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nope
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Rb, this kit will not help you with your project. Soldering is a process that happens at lower temperatures usually 500-900° F where you melt the solder but not the base metal (often a circuit board in electronics) but in this case this would be your exhaust pipes. What you really need here is welding equipment. Welding will heat up both the base metal and the welding compound and create a much stronger, Read More
Rb, this kit will not help you with your project. Soldering is a process that happens at lower temperatures usually 500-900° F where you melt the solder but not the base metal (often a circuit board in electronics) but in this case this would be your exhaust pipes. What you really need here is welding equipment. Welding will heat up both the base metal and the welding compound and create a much stronger, and heat resistant bond. Read Less
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September 8, 2016
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Yes, you can fix your motor bike pipes.
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Looking for soldering iron for son building his homeowner tool set. Would this be a god kit to have for home type jobs?

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yes its suited to soldering wires and some electronics not for curcuit boards
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very good for the homeowner.
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It's a good soldering iron to have on hand, particularly if one needs a soldering gun that will heat up and cool down fast.
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January 4, 2016
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Kc, This would be a good starter set that will work for a wide range of applications. it comes with 3 different tips and a coil of solder to get you started. It all stores neatly in a hard storage case.
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What kind of extension cord will I need?

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October 24, 2015
My primary use will be repairing landscape lights, so I need an extension cord at least 30 feet long, maybe 50 feet. Who sells an extension cord that will work?
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a 12 gauge extension cord because a 14 gauge is too small it will not carry the voltage and you will kill the soldering gun in short time
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June 30, 2016
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Home Depot sells Landscape wire . I use 16 gauge for my application.Check with a Home depot salesperson for the proper gauge for your application.It depends on the length of your run and how many watts you will be feeding on each run.
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Any UL approved extension cord will do fine. A regular lamp cord type extension cord will work without any concern at all.
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October 26, 2015
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Bill, Home Depot sells a variety of extension cords that will meet your needs. The Soldering Gun you have purchased does not require a grounded plug, and requires less than 5 amps to operate so any UL listed cord should do the job. You many also want to look over this page, Home Depot has an excellent guide built do help you make your extension cord purchase. Read More
Bill, Home Depot sells a variety of extension cords that will meet your needs. The Soldering Gun you have purchased does not require a grounded plug, and requires less than 5 amps to operate so any UL listed cord should do the job. You many also want to look over this page, Home Depot has an excellent guide built do help you make your extension cord purchase. (http://www.homedepot.com/c/factors_to_consider_when_choosing_extension_cords_HT_BG_EL) Read Less
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Rated 4.1 out of 5 by 59 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by The same soldering gun as used in my childhood -- my Dad built a Heath Kit Stereo System and I helped as well did other soldering tasks over the years. What I like about the gun it's on/off ability unlike other soldering irons that you have to plug in and wait on that stay hot until you unplug them and then cool off. This gun gets soldering hot very quickly once the trigger is depressed and is easy to set down such that it won't burn anything but watch out if you have never used one -- read the directions and do your how-to research as soldering guns and irons are skin melting hot and unforgiving. October 25, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Soldering Iron! Easy to use and provides enough heat to meet most needs! October 4, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by 100 watt/140 watt soldering gun this was the worst tool that i every bought it only lasted two years and it burned out it wont even heat up anymore i took good care of it this my electronics project wire splice gun i expected better quality from weller now i have too buy an new one September 26, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Works great The gun heats up quickly, packs back nicely in its own case September 20, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Weller soldering gun Worked great, heats up fast and even has a little light. A+ August 23, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Meh Its a soldering gun, nothing fancy, nothing great it works. BUT if you need new tips Home Depot as usual is worthless. Have to find a real hardware store tomorrow to get replacement tips. August 7, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Needed the Watts Gets up to temp. fast to get larger jobs done faster August 9, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Just what I needed Had a cheap pointed iron and was taking forever to solder a bunch of wire connectors, relays, etc for kid's power wheels upgrade. Bit the bullet and grabbed this soldering gun. Allows me to solder 10 connections in same time as I could do one before. This gun allows you to heat the elements you're connecting and then add the solder to those elements creating a much better connection--instead of just melting a blob of solder on top of connected items. High quality. Better results. June 28, 2016
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