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Lead-Free Capability Auditing a Contract Manufacture
Bob Willis
As industry changes to meet the deadline of July 2006, components, materials, printed boards and service industries that support you will also change the product and services they supply. If you are going to conduct a technical assessment on your production facility or a contract manufacturer prepare a basic plan to help structure your project.
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Best Solder Tips
BEST Instructors have put to video demonstrations of common hand soldering skills. These are not designed to be in place of live one on one training where repetitive skills and subsequent one on one feedback is given. Rather they are quick refreshers designed to be viewed if a specific skill has not been practiced in a while.
Electronics Industry History Book

To Mark 50th Anniversary, IPC Will Publish Electronics Industry History Book to be Issued in 2007
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High Efficiency and Space Savings in Portable Electronics
Vishay Siliconix

Vishay's New Dual-Output LDO Regulators With 48-Microamp Ground Current Convert 2.25-V to 5.5-V Inputs to Outputs as Low as 1.5 V at Current Levels of 150 mA and 300 mA
Slew-Rate-Controlled 1-A Load Switches
Vishay Siliconix

For 1.8-V to 5-V Systems Offer Designers Turn-On Options of 1000, 100, or 0.5 Microseconds
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Use of solder paste
Posted by Milroy
As I have seen in the data sheets from solder paste suppliers they always recommend to keep the solder paste until

How to prevent Bluetooth Module BGA short
Posted by Pyramus
After Passing N2 Reflow during normal production the BGA inside module tend to get shorted..

Plasma nitride wave solder pot lining for lead-free use
Posted by Steve Thomas
Anyone using one of these systems or heard any good/bad/ugly stories about reliability, longevity, etc.?
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Sanyo Feeders
Posted by: Recon
Pyradia Batch Oven
Posted by: Master Machinery Corporation
Posted by: INE-Insertech
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Dr. Hwang's Lead Free Workshop
Dec. 13, 2005
San Diego, CA, United States
Schematic Capture with Protel 2004
Dec 13, 2005
Ware, United Kingdom
Thermal Management at the PCB Level
Dec. 13, 2005
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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Materials Analysis Technology Inc.

Aimed to be the first tier service lab in the professional field of materials and failure analysis service

Technology Asset Services Inc.

Distributor of Solderite Products. Soldering Stations featuring Patented Technology providing the most Rapid Temperature Recovery on the market today

Methode Electronics, Inc.

A leading supplier of electronic switches, interconnects and controls to the auto industry

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Dec 08, 2005

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