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Spray fluxer conversion

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#79340

Spray fluxer conversion | 16 November, 2017

Hi, I must change our current terrible foam fluxer unit used in Seho wave to a spray type to let able to use water soluble flux. Does anybody have recommendation for solution that won't break the bank?

BR:Andras

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#79342

Spray fluxer conversion | 16 November, 2017

Water soluble fluxes can be highly corrosive. Make sure that your new spray fluxer can handle your flux type.

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#79344

Spray fluxer conversion | 16 November, 2017

We installed a SonoFlux ultrasonic spray fluxer, replacing the foam fluxer in our Electrovert Econopak wave in 2014. The cost at that time was 16K, installation included. We ran water based flux through it and as long as we kept it clean, worked well. We have since retired it and the wave.

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#79347

Spray fluxer conversion | 16 November, 2017

SonFlux EZ is not suitable for water SOLUBLE flux. SonoFlux Servo can be equipped with parts that whitstand corrosive water soluble fluxes. SonoFlux Servo was about 19k€ in 2011 (including installation).

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#79358

Spray fluxer conversion | 17 November, 2017

It looks SF's price level breaks the bank :(

@charliem: if you plan to put it up for sale, pls. inform me

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#79728

Spray fluxer conversion | 8 February, 2018

What formula of flux are you foaming with? I am looking for a new flux to try. We are still foaming in both our machines.

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#79729

Spray fluxer conversion | 8 February, 2018

Hi, We are currently using Alfa EF-2210, that is a good water based flux for spraying, but can't be used with foam fluxer (it is pain to use with foaming - builds extensive foam)

BR:andras

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#79730

Spray fluxer conversion | 8 February, 2018

yes but you were using a flux foamer. What flux did you use then?

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#79732

Spray fluxer conversion | 8 February, 2018

Bought spray fluxer unit extension to our machine ;)

AFAIK water based fluxes are not available for foam, and we didn't wanted to move toward the alcohol based ones because of theirs multiple drawbacks

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#79733

Spray fluxer conversion | 8 February, 2018

So you were never using the foamer in the machine?

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#79734

Spray fluxer conversion | 8 February, 2018

Yes we used it with EF-2210, but it is a pain... not really recommended... Do you want to use water based?

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#79738

Spray fluxer conversion | 8 February, 2018

trying to stick with water based, yes.

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#79742

Spray fluxer conversion | 9 February, 2018

I think it is better to forget foam fluxer in this case

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#79744

Spray fluxer conversion | 9 February, 2018

Nope. I prefer foam.

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