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SMTnet Express, February 18, 2016, Subscribers: 24,125, Companies: 14,990, Users: 39,958

Technical Library

Sample Preparation For Mitigating Tin Whiskers In Alternative Lead-Free Alloys

Mehran Maalekian, Karl Seelig, Timothy O'Neill; AIM Solder

As lead-free alloys shift into high reliability electronics, the issue of tin whisker growth remains a primary concern among those in the industry. Current research shows that there is no perfect alloy for all cases of electronic usage. Industry leaders and researchers continue to study and search for a lead free alloy that is able to withstand harsh environments while maintaining high reliability.

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March 7 - 8 | X-Line Asset Management

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February 23 - 25 | Baja Bid

Electronic Equipment Mart

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Novastar SPA-400F Selective

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IBE SMT Equipment

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Events Calendar

IPC Apex Expo 2016

Trade Show/Exhibition, Conference | March 13 - 17 | IPC

PD12: Advanced Rework: Hands-on BGA Reballing, Lead-free Devices and Fine-Pitch Parts

IPC Apex 2016 Professional Development Course | March 14 | BEST, Inc.

Texas Design-2-Part Show

Trade Show/Exhibition | February 24 - 25 | Design-2-Part Shows

Career Center

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Woodridge, IL, USA

Navitas Systems LLC

Sales Coordinator

Albany, NY, USA

YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC.

Pick & Place Operators

Dorval, Quebec, Canada

Cancino Technologies Corporation

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: Technical Meeting- "Assembly & Reliability Challenges" - Feb. 25


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.

Membership Info | Training & Certification Programs | Standards & Publications - Online Store

Next Event: IPC APEX EXPO 2016 - March 13 - 17

Technical Editor - Davef (submit your technical articles)

Newsletter Editor - Anna Girouard, 98 Elm Street, Portland, Maine 04101 USA, Tel.207-780-0887.

Used PCB Assembly Equipment - CE Exchange

SMT, Test & Measurement equipment ONLINE AUCTION - Feb. 23 - 25. View Catalog

PCB real-time X-ray inspection - JewelBox Ultra Compact Microfocus X-ray Technology

Visit KIC @ APEX 2628 and Pick up our latest white paper on Smart Oven Technologies.

Kyzen Free Cleaning Audit

FINETECH - The complete solutions for all types of ADVANCED REWORK applications.

CyberOptics - Revolutionary AOI Technology, Unbelievable Speed

Hioki 1240 Flying Probe Tester - ultra-high speed measuring, fine pitch inspection.

High-Speed 3D AOI - Highly Customizable Viscom S3088 serie. - Rework Tools

HELLER - Choose an Oven for Your Reflow Needs

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