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Credits: Isola Group

Plastic laminates are increasingly used as interposers within chip packaging applications. As a component within the package, the laminate is subjected to package moisture sensitivity testing. The moisture requirements of chip packaging laminates are related to ambient moisture absorption and thermal cycling. Printed wiring board (PWB) laminates, however, are gauged on properties ...

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It has been over 25 years since the earliest edition of "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Laminates...but Were Afraid to Ask" was pounded out on an old TRaSh-80 Computer. It has undergone periodic review and editing, including adaption for use on our website. (When I entered the industry Al Gore had not yet invented the internet.) Before I "retired" in 2004, ...

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Electronics Forum

IPC pass/fail - Hi all. A recent board has shown some issues with graping and non-wetting on some 0402 capacitors. I believe we have the issue sorted. A combination of a 4 mil stencil with 2 mil reduction not giving us enough paste, and too long of a soak profile.

looking for tape and reel services - Asking for recommendations on tape and reel service provider. Have many bulk TH components, we're looking to machine insert. Appreciate any input.

SMT, PCB Electronics Assembly Manufacturing News

MacDermid Alpha Releases HELIOFAB AG 7921 High-Brightness Silver for Leadframe Based LED Packages

MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions announces the release of HELIOFAB AG 7921, a high brightness silver electroplating process for leadframe based LED packages.... | MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions

IPC Releases IPC-2581 Revision C, Generic Requirements for Printed Board Assembly Products Manufacturing Description Data and Transfer Methodology

Heralds Design-through-Manufacturing 4.0... | IPC

WHMA 28th Annual Wire Harness Conference Cancelled Due to COVID-19 Concerns

For nearly three decades, Wiring Harness Manufacturer's Association (WHMA) staff and Board members looked forward to connecting with attendees, exhibitors and speakers at its annual wire harness conference,but given escalating concerns with COVID-19 infection rates, event organizers have cancelled the 2021 WHMA 28th Annual Wire Harness Conference.... | IPC

Royal Circuits Offers Free, Custom PCB Ornaments

Royal Circuit Solutions today announced a new promotion for the holidays. "Get Your Face on a PCB" allows visitors to upload a photo and Royal Circuits will reproduce it onto an ornament made out of FR-4 laminate. Photos can be portraits of individuals, families, pets, avatars, etc.... | Royal Circuit Solutions, Inc.

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Surplus To The Ongoing Operation of Micro Mod Package of Surplus SMT Equipment

Description: Surplus To The Ongoing Operation of Micro Mod Package of Surplus SMT Equipment .

Featuring: 3) '06 Samsung Pick & Place Machines w/ Feeders, Vitronics, DEK, YESTech, ACE Production, PVA and More…!!!

Location: 10 Capital Dr Suite B, Wallingford, CT 06492

Monday, December 14th, 2020 at 8:00 AM (EST) First Lot Begins to Close: Thursday, December 17th, 2020 at 1:00 PM (EST) | The Branford Group

December 14-16, 2020 Online SMT Auction

Featuring: 2014 Mydata MY200SX-14 SMT Pick & Place, 2004 Mydata MY15 SMT Pick & Place, Mydata Magazines & Feeders, 2001 Speedline UP1500 Screen Printer, 2006 Orbotech Vantage S22 AOI, 2009 IPTE FlexMarker Laser Marking Machine, Agilent 3070 In-Circuit Tester and More ...!!!

Location: Florida and New Hampshire

December 14-16. 2020 | Baja Bid

Extreme Efficiency GaAs Flexible Thin Film Solar Cell Manufacturing Facility - Technology and IP Available

Description: Alta Devices Thin-Flexible Solar Cell Manufacturing and Fabrication Equipment Auction. Equipment and IP available. Qualified offers on equipment are accepted and awarded as received.

Featuring: Intellectual Property Rights and Patents for Thin-Flexible Solar Cells, Aixtron R6 MOCVD Systems for (GaAs) and (GaN) Applications, Aixtron Crius II MOCVD Systems for (GaAS) Applications and More…!!!

Location: Alta Devices - Sunnyvale, CA

November 5 - December 4, 2020 | GoIndustry DoveBid

Semiconductor R&D, Inspection and Test & Measurement Equipment at Seagate Technology - Minneapolis, MN, USA

Description: Semiconductor R&D, Inspection and Test & Measurement Equipment at Seagate Technology/p>

Featuring: Palomar Technologies CBT 8000 Ball Bonder, Dek HORIZON 03ix Screen Printer, Renishaw INVIA Confocal Raman Microscope, Wise Device Inc IRLC Infrared Laser Scanning System and More…!!!

Location: Minneapolis, MN, USA

Mon, Nov 23 - Wed, Dec 9, 2020 | GoIndustry DoveBid

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SMTA California Technology Day | December 8 - 8 | SMTA

PWB EXPO - Printed Wiring Boards Expo | January 20 - 22 | Reed Exhibitions

Adhesives & Bonding Expo | March 23 - 25 | Scheugenpflug Inc.

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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.

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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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