I finally ended up buying an Aoyue station.
The quality is very good and 2 years of solid service, no problems.
Got one with a nice digital iron (heats up in 15-20s), smoke sucker, and hot air pen. Came with a million tips for the iron and hot air pen.
And the price is just excellent.
2004 Honda Civic Hybrid "Eeyore" @ 49 mpg
-MaxIMA, OBDIIC&C, IMAC&C, Lower grill block
RIP 2000 Insight, 40k miles @ 69.2 mpg
2000 Insight, AKA "The Basket Case" or "The Go Pod" @185k miles @ 63.5 mpg
-IMAC&C, OBDIIC&C, Scott's aero panel, grid charger, cheapo sound system