Plato manufactures long-life, high-quality replacement soldering tips, desoldering tips, and various electronic production accessories used in the manufacture and repair of electronic assemblies. Plato tips are nickel plated for corrosion protection, chrome plated to immunize the unwetted surfaces, and tinned for proper wetting and efficient heat transfer. Thousands of sizes and configurations are in stock. Plato is a wholly owned subsidiary of Techspray.
Q Source, Inc. has been a distributor of Plato products since 2004.
The Plato 1755 Big Shear Wire/Cable Cutter cuts round and flat cable, co-ax, nickel, Kovar, and other wire with a clean shearing cut that reduces cable cut-end distortion.
The Plato 170 PlatoShear General-Purpose Lead Cutter flush cuts component leads as large as 18 AWG copper wire (0.040"/1.0 mm), weighs just 1.8 oz. (51g), and is 5.15" (131 mm) long.
The Plato FD-2 Needle Flux Bottle for Rosin Flux is used to dispense precise amounts of liquid without dripping, spilling, or waste and has a special no leak design.
The Plato's TT-95 LEAD FREE Tip Tinner is a fast, efficient, and safe means of re-tinning tips.
The Plato 170SD PlatoShear General-Purpose ESD-Safe Lead Cutter flush cuts component leads as large as 18 AWG copper wire (0.040"/1.0 mm), weighs just 1.8 oz. (51g), and is 5.15" (131 mm) long.
The Plato 170S PlatoShear S Extra-Strong Cutter has a thin profile design for hard-to-reach areas and provides effortless shearing action.
The Plato 170LX ESD-Safe Ergonomic Lead Cutter is a remarkable advancement in cutter design. Carefully crafted, precision cutting blades combine seamlessly with curved, palm-shaped handles to deliver effortless lead cutting and user comfort.
The Plato 175 PlatoShear Cutter with Safety Guard has a permanently attached safety guard that reduces the risk of lead fly-off and prevents eye injury.
The Plato CS-50 Brass Waterless Tip Cleaner removes burnt flux and oxidation from tips to improve wetting, heat-throughput and tip life.