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Stencil Design using Regression

The complexity of Printed Circuit Assembly process is increasing day by day and causing productivity issues in the industry, introducing ultra fine pitch components (pitch less than 15mil) in PCA is a challenge to minimize risk of defects as solder short, dry solder. This paper is focusing on minimizing these defects.

Credit / Source: Subrat Prajapati, Larsen Toubro Medical Equipment & Systems Ltd

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Could you plaese tell me what is the "normal" % of wasted components in SMT production?... »»

PCB Surface Question | Posted by itzik

During PCB bare board inspection we found some deformation on the PCB surface. I appriciate any comment, whom can explain if the boards are problematic or not and whay may casue this phenomena... »»

Solder void underneath the mosfet | Posted by Sean

Anyone used to come across solder void underneath mosfet as shown in the attached file? Will this pose any reliability issue, such as get burnt during functional test?... »»

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