Desoldering bad caps and replacing

I need help picking out a cheap solder iron to remove and replace bad caps from a motherboard. I have three mobos that all have bad caps. I'm not too concerned about ruining the boards because they are old. I don't want to buy and expensive iron, just one to get the job done and learn how to solder a mobo.

These are what I'm looking at:
Weller SP23 http://www.homedepot.com/h_d1/N-5yc1vZ1xgg/R-100157127/h_d2/ProductDisplay?langId=-1&storeId=10051&catalogId=10053

Weller SP40 http://www.homedepot.com/h_d1/N-5yc1vZ1xgg/R-100391613/h_d2/ProductDisplay?langId=-1&storeId=10051&catalogId=10053

Hakko 508 http://www.frys.com/product/248964?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN_RSLT_PG

RS 40W http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2062738

Have you used any of these with success? Which would you recommend?
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  1. Ive been using weller brand for many years,i really like them and they last forever,I would pick up the SP40 myself...........
  2. I prefer Weller. the 25W should be more then enough.

    Get a solder pump to de-solder like this one:

    http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=2062745&filterName=Type&filterValue=Soldering%26amp%3B%23047%3BDesoldering
  3. Weller is a good brand name, that should work great. But just about any iron will do.

    Desoldering Braid, as well as the solder pump, is very useful too.
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