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Quality


Cosmetics\quality - great looking unit, ergonomics are well thought out, each piece is well crafted.

Positive Review

I'm soldering with the hakko at 50 fahrenheit less!

Positive Review

Competitiveness


I have been working with my aoyue station for years, and i thought that was great, but it started wild temp fluctuations lately.

Neutral Review
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  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 62 reviews as of our last analysis date on Dec 22 2020.
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What a difference this has made in my work flow !!! Great product - bad pun

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Very good soldering station. Complete set. Ready to use. Original Hakko product (made in Japan).

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This is my second HAKKO unit. When I wanted to add a second soldering station, I had no doubt about what to buy. This model s...  Read More


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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I'd suffered quite some time with a cheap soldering iron from the local hardware store.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    For what i do (mostly point to point, turret board and such), an induction heated unit would offer almost no advantage.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The user interface is a little clunky.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    And having presets might be useful for some, but adds no value to me.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I highly doubt you will ever have a failure of the station itself.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    So, while the fx-951 is nearly twice the price of the fx-888d, it is only $100 more and over the course of decades of use and ownership, $100 is nothing.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    You will get that money back in tip life alone.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    And compared to the cost of solder, wick, flux, and related accessories, the station itself being $100 more to buy initially is ultimately not money worth saving.

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