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SMTnet Express, January 2, 2014, Subscribers: 26448, Members: Companies: 13543, Users: 35577

Technical Library

Thermal Shock and Drop Test Performance of Lead-free Assemblies with No-Underfill and Corner-Underfill

by Bankeem Chheda, S. Manian Ramkumar, Ph.D.; Rochester Institute of Technology-CEMA, Reza Ghaffarian, Ph.D.; Jet Propulsion Laboratory

With ROHS compliance the transition to lead-free is inevitable. Several lead-free alloys are available in the market and its reliability has been the main concern. The results from this experimental research aims at making a comparison of different lead-free alloy combinations. Thermal shock and drop tests are a part of this experimental study.

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TruView - Fully Modular X-Ray System

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by: Creative Electron

The Spectrum™ II
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High speed, high accuracy, scalable...

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by: Asymtek

ESS Selective
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All-inclusive system - flux, preheat, solder...

in: Wave Soldering

by: DDM Novastar

EXCEN PRO High Speed
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in: Pick & Place


Pick & Place System

For the latest electronic production needs...

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by: Europlacer

Inline Screen Printer

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by: Speedprint

PCB Cleaning Agent

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Mark5 Series -
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SMT / PCB Equipment Auctions

Electronic Manufacturing Equipment Market #180 North America

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Jan. 12 - 16
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Events Calendar


Las Vegas, NV, USA | March 25 - 27 | by: IPC

More than 400 exhibitors showing equipment, materials, services for electronics manufacturing...

Why Clean PCBs - Free Online Webinar

Online | Jan 23 | by: ZESTRON Corporation

Insight to why it is important to fully clean electronic assemblies...

Career Center


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Detroit Metro area, MI, USA | 4 Tech Electronics Inc.

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Cavite, Philippines

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Industry Associations Events


SMTA - Surface Mount Technology Association is a non-profit international association of companies and individuals (totalling 4,000) involved in all aspects of advanced electronics assembly, surface mount and related technologies.

Membership Info | SMTA Certification | Bookstore

Next Event: Carolinas Expo & Tech Forum - January 23


IPC - Association Connecting Electronics Industries is a US-based trade association dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its nearly 2,600 member companies which represent all facets of the electronic interconnection industry, including design, printed wiring board manufacturing and electronics assembly.

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Next Event: IPC Designer Certification sessions (CID and CID+) in conjunction with IPC APEX EXPO 2014 - March 21 - 23

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