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Rapid Lead-free Solder Wire

<p>Rapid high purity lead-free tin / copper solder is a cost-effective and versatile alternative to conventional lead solder and is suitable for all but the most demanding general purpose applications.</p>
  • Tin alloy with 0.7% copper
  • Flux cored
  • Melting point 227°C
  • Available in 18SWG and 22SWG
  • Supplied on 100g or 500g reels
  • Also available in 1.0mm diameter in a handy 12g tube
Order codeMftrs Part No.SWGDiameterPack size
85-116585-1165191.0mm12g tube
85-116285-1162181.2mm100g reel
85-116485-1164181.2mm500g reel
85-116685-1166220.7mm100g reel
85-116885-1168220.7mm500g reel


12 July 2015 Question by: Mr Richard Christon | Product code: 85-1164
Q. What length of solder is on one of these reels?
A. Hi Richard, thank you for your question. There is approximately 61 meters of solder.


17 April 2014 Question by: Hector | Product code: 85-1166
Q. What type of soldering iron is recommended for use with lead free solder with rosin flux.
A. Hi Hector. Thank you for your question. A soldering iron of at least 25 watts is required such as 85-1140.


17 January 2014 Question by: mick | Product code: 85-1166
Q. Could you tell me if this solder RoHs compliant ?
A. Hi Mick. Thank you for your question. The Lead-Free Solder Wire is RoHS compliant. The certificate can be found here.


28 June 2013 Question by: Geof Helm | Product code: 85-1164
Q. What is the recommended iron tip temperature and is it different for the 22SWG version.
A. Hi Geof. Thank you for your question. I would recommend 350 degrees to 375 degrees for both types of solder wire.


19 June 2013 Question by: John | Product code: 85-1166
Q. Approx what length of solder is on a 100g reel of 22 swg solder please?
A. Hi John. Thank you for your question. The length is approximately 35 meters on the tube.


19 June 2013 Question by: Bill
Q. Is this solder rosin free?
A. Hi Bill. Thank you for your question. The rosin content is less than 1.8%. It is not free from rosin but the content is low.