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Metcal BTX-208 - 8 User Fume Extraction

Metcal's BTX-208 Fume Extraction System is a tip extraction unit with a high vacuum blower motor and a capacity for up to eight workstations.

Key Product Features and Benefits:

  • High performance extraction directly from the tip of any iron
  • Easy extraction network configuration for up to 8 benches 
  • Complete portability. Designed for under-bench installation
  • Main filter has a HEPA efficiency of 99.97% at 0.3 micron, and an activated carbon filter to remove gases
  • Both pre- and main- filters can be changed independently
  • Plug-and-play ducting system for simple, flexible low cost solution and fast installations
  • Universal hose connection kit - universal power supply that accepts 100 to 240V at 50 or 60H

Product Comprises of:

  • Metcal BTX-208 Unit
  • Set of filters (Pre and main)
  • Bleed cover
  • Threaded 32mil connector 


Product Number : BTX-208

£ 773.00

Currently in stock : 0 Lead Time : 15 Days


Q - How often should l change my filters?
A - The BVX unit has both prefilters and a main filter. Depending on use we recommend that the pre- filters are inspected and changed if neccasary every month. The main filter will need to be changed every 9 to 12 months.

Q - My main reason for extraction will be for solder fumes, which filter system should l use?
A - The BVX extraction range of equipment is primarily designed for solder fume filtration which incorporates a HEPA filter with a small amount of activated carbon to neutralise odours before retuning to the work place.

Q - I would like to find a filtration system that would be suitable for use with conformal coating applications when used on a bench?
A - The BVX range of filtration systems 103, 103S and 203,203S are designed for solvent extraction. This unit is fitted with a Deep Bed Gas Filter which will absorb and neutralise a wide range of solvents.

Q - How many operators will the BTX-208 handle?
A - This system has been designed to support 8 operators.
you should ensure the the total length is under 30 metres.

Q - Do l need a qualified engineer to install this system?
A - No, the system kits are designed in such a way that you will be able to fit out your own production area with the minimum of expertise. However the Health and Safety Executive do you require you to get the system professionally certified on install and late every 12 months to ensure correct operation.

Q - Will the on tip extraction tube fit my older soldering irons?
A - The Metcal Universal Kits will fit every soldering iron.

Available with 3 different connection kits and soldering iron adapter kits.

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