Metcal GT90 and GT120 Inductive Heating Technology

Can Increase Your Productivity By Up To 260% Compared To Competitive Resistive Products

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INDUCTIVE SOLDERING SYSTEM
VS
RESISTIVE SOLDERING SYSTEM
Time to
Temperature
Time to Temperature

is measured by how fast a soldering iron heats to an initial ready-to-solder temperature

*Based on testing with thermocouples attached to soldering loads equal to an 0805 type surface mounted component

image Inductive Solder Tip Temperature
image Resistive Solder Tip Temperature
image Target Temperature

GT90

Up to 15% Faster
Than Comparable 90 Watt Resistive Systems

GT120

Up to 15% Faster
Than Comparable 150 Watt Resistive Systems

GT90

More Than 2X Faster
Than Comparable 90 Watt Resistive Systems

GT120

More Than 80% Faster
Than Comparable 150 Watt Resistive Systems

image Inductive Solder Tip Temperature
image Resistive Solder Tip Temperature
image Component Temperature
image Target Temperature
Dwell
Time
Dwell Time

is the time it takes a soldering iron to solder a specific joint

*Based on thermocouples attached to simulated loads equal to an 0805 type surface mounted component
Recovery
Time
Recovery Time

is the time it takes the soldering iron tip to return to the set point temperature

*Based on testing with thermocouples attached to soldering loads equal to an 0805 type surface mounted component

image Inductive Solder Tip Temperature
image Resistive Solder Tip Temperature
image Component Temperature
image Target Temperature

GT90

Recover Up to 2X Faster
Than Comparable 90 Watt Resistive Systems, With Virtually No Overshoot

GT120

Recover Up to 60% Faster
Than Comparable 150 Watt Resistive Systems, With Virtually No Overshoot

GT90

More Than 2X Faster
Than Comparable 90 Watt Resistive Soldering Systems

Less Temperature Drop Peak-To-Peak

Delivers A More
Consistent Solder Joint
Than Comparable 90 Watt Resistive Systems

GT120

Up to 80% Faster
Than Comparable 150 Watt Resistive Systems

Less Temperature Drop Peak-To-Peak

Delivers A More
Consistent Solder Joint
Than Comparable 150 Watt Resistive Systems

image Inductive Solder Tip Temperature
image Resistive Solder Tip Temperature
image Component Temperature
image Target Temperature
Total
Solder Cycle
Total Solder Cycle

is the time it takes to solder a joint and includes dwell and recovery times

*Based on thermocouples attached to simulated loads equal to an 0805 type surface mounted component

Metcal GT90 and GT120 Inductive Heating Technology Can Increase Your Productivity
By Up To 260% Compared To Competitive Resistive Products

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*Based on the number of predicted solder joints per hour; including dwell time, recovery time and from simulated 0805 load testing

Testimonials

"We use the GT120 system for soldering. The system is outstanding, we really like it, especially the fact that it gets right into the temperature that we need and we don't have to wait that much."


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Jean Paul
Instructor of Electronics
Valencia College
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“Metcal GT120 soldering system with adjustable temperature control inductive heating performs as well or better than our 200 watt soldering systems, with fast time to temperature and recovery time, the GT120 is ideal for high thermal demand applications.”

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Carlos Salinas
Product Manager
Revco Products Inc


 

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How It Works - Inductive vs. Resistive Hand Soldering Systems

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GT Series Solder System Data Sheet

GT90

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GT120

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Quick Start Guide

GT120 and GT90

Quick Start Guide

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Cartridges & Tips Guide

GT Series

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GT90 & GT120 System Features

Inductive heating systems offering best in class performance

Inductive heating systems offering best in class performance

Adjustable Temperature

Adjustable Temperature

Intuitive 4 button user interface

Intuitive 4 button user interface

Wide variety of cartridge and tip options

Wide variety of cartridge and tip options

Compact to minimize the workbench footprint

Compact to minimize the workbench footprint

Programmable password lock-out and temperature range limits

Programmable password lock-out and temperature range limits

Standby and sleep settings to increase tip life

Standby and sleep settings to increase tip life

USB port to power accessories and firmware updates

USB port to power accessories and firmware updates

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GT90 & GT120 Soldering Systems Come Equipped With

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Watch Our High Thermal Demand Application Webinars

Learn how inductive heating technology can help meet the challenges of high thermal demand applications

Inductive vs Resistive Heating • Wattage vs Heat • Cartridge & Tip Selection

 

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Ultimate Performance Through Inductive Heating with Adjustable Temperature.

The GT Series applies Metcal’s expertise in inductive heating to an adjustable temperature soldering system for the time. This drives high-performance through improved:

  • Time to temperature
  • Temperature stability
  • Thermal recovery
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The GT90 and GT120 Are Ideal For Single-Iron Applications Including:

  • Industrial Electronics
  • Power & Energy
  • Solar Panels
  • Computer Networking Electronics
  • Consumer Electronics 
  • Mobile Devices
  • White Goods
  • High-thermal Demand Applications 

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