Metcal MFR-1300 Desoldering System

Product Announcement from Metcal / OK International, Inc.

Metcal MFR-1300 Desoldering System-Image

The MFR-1300 Series Desoldering and Rework Systems are the next generation of standalone desoldering equipment from Metcal.

The new power supply features an internal pump providing 21" Hg of vacuum suction force combined with Smartheat® technology that makes through-hole desoldering easy and keeps your products safe from board damage.

The new hand-piece has been designed to be used in two configurations. The MFR-H5-DS can be used as a pencil or as a a pistol style by simply adding a clip on grip supplied with the hand-piece.

Solder collection capabilities have been increased by 40% from previous MFR desolder systems and the innovative replaceable collection chamber enables reduced downtime and quicker changeover.

Key Features

  • Self-contained powerful pump
  • 2 in 1 ergonomic and flexible hand-piece: pencil or pistol
  • Collection chamber with 40% increased capacity*
  • Innovative collection chamber for quick and easy change
  • Dual switchable output
  • Powered by Smartheat® Technology
  • Compatible with previous MFR Desolder range

* compared to the previous MFR-HDS Desolder Hand-piece


Part No Description

MFR-1350 Dual Switchable Output Desolder System with Internal Pump

MFR-1351 Dual Switchable Output Solder / Desolder System with Internal Pump


Part No. Description

MFR-PS1300 Switched Dual Output Power Supply with Internal Pump

MFR-H5-DS Desolder Hand-piece, with selectable grip, and cord

MFR-H1-SC2 Solder Cartridge Hand-piece, with cord

MFR-WSDSU Universal Workstand for Desolder Hand-piece

WS1 Universal Workstand for Solder Hand-piece


Part No. Description

MFR-DC10 Disposable Collection Chamber for MFR-H5-DS (pack of 10)

MFR-DC100 Disposable Collection Chamber for MFR-H5-DS (pack of 100)

MFR-PG Replacement Pistol grip for MFR-H5-DS Hand-piece

MFR-HDCA Coil assembly for MFR Desolder Hand-piece - Replaceable consumable part

MFR-WSDSCB Desolder workstand cradle

MFR-H5-DS-C Desolder hand-piece and universal cradle assembly

AC-SK1 Seal Kit Collection Chamber (pack of 2)

AC-VP Vacuum Port

AC-VL ESD Air Hose

AC-TC-P Desoldering Tip Cleaner (pack of 12)

AC-Y10 Yellow sponge for Workstands (pack of 10)

AC-BP Brass pad for Workstands (pack of 10)

AC-VPF Vacuum Port Filter (pack of 5)


Hand-piece Cartridges

MFR-H5-DS DxP Series Desoldering Cartridges

MFR-H1-SC2 SxP and RxP Series Soldering and Rework Cartridges



Input Line Voltage: 100-240 VAC

Input Line Frequency: 50/60Hz

Power Consumption: 110 Watts max. (Power Supply MFR-PS1300)

Output Power: 60 Watts Max (RF SmartHeat® Power)

Output Frequency: 450 KHz

Idle Tip temperature stability: +/- 34°F (1.1°C) in still air

Ambient Operating Temperature: 50 - 104°F (10 - 40°C)

Maximum Enclosure Temperature: 131°F (55°C)

Noise level: < 55 dB

Vacuum suction force: 21" Hg at Vacuum pump at sea level (0.7 bar)

Power Cord (3-wire): 72" (183cm)

Desolder Hand-piece cable length: 60" (152 cm), burn proof, ESD safe

Solder Hand-piece cable length: 48" (122 cm), burn proof, ESD safe

Hand piece connector: 8 pin power connector

Tip to ground Potential: <2mV

Tip to ground resistance: <2 Ohms

Surface Resistivity: 105 - 109 Ohms

Approvals: cTUVus, CE

Dimensions (approx.) W x D x H: 7" x 8" x 6" (170mm x 200mm x 152.5mm)

Workstand dimensions: 4" x 8" x 4" (100mm x 200mm x 100mm)