Electronics Forum | Mon Mar 13 11:22:56 EST 2006 | James Lalicker
I have been using Alpha 856 for about 8 years. It is an excellent flux. Today we are using it in a new flow solder machine that has a spray fluxer and it seems to be working fine. I can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
Electronics Forum | Thu Feb 16 10:53:28 EST 2006 | Bill C
I know this is not SMT related but would anyone care to comment on Alpha 856 flux, good/bad experiences or any known issues? I did some samples recently using it and had excellent results. Information on it seems a little hard to find and it makes
Electronics Forum | Thu Feb 16 13:21:24 EST 2006 | Bill C
Hi Russ, Thanks for the reply. No this is 856, I sprayed some on boards just to try it out and noticed it dries very quickly also but if its soldered right away as would be the case in the machine, it's fine. I believe I tried some 857 and found th
Electronics Forum | Thu Feb 16 11:42:29 EST 2006 | russ
I use Alpha 857 W.S. for wave is that what you mean? If so, I love this stuff, it solders everything. one downside to it is convection (wave , rework) can dry it out and leave white hazes and even residues at the joints.
Electronics Forum | Tue May 09 02:57:41 EDT 2000 | armin tan
Create a checklist and include that in the checklist during conversion...etc...
Electronics Forum | Thu Apr 01 10:53:55 EST 2004 | stefwitt
I usually do, but I don't have an extra transformer. I've most of all other spare parts in stock. www.steering-inc.com However, contact Don Dawson at 856 2358454 for a new transformer.
Electronics Forum | Thu Jan 14 14:59:25 EST 1999 | Robert Culpepper
Does anyone have any data or experience with voids in Glob Top applications? We are working with a RF application and I'm trying to find information on RF performance characteristics and moisture absorption on a glob toped devices. We have determined
Electronics Forum | Mon May 04 07:34:47 EDT 1998 | Scott Davies
Are there any vendors who sell aftermarket or used parts? I need the following: Finger cleaner pot for Electrovert Ultrapak 445 wavesolder machine. 856 flux ate right through it and Electrovert wants 2K for a new one. That's a lot for a 10" box! Ro
Electronics Forum | Thu May 11 15:07:42 EDT 2000 | Finepitch Services
I assume your oven has a "board width" setting for every board and the conveyor width is automatically adjusted as soon as you select the profile/recipe... For the double sided reflow boards, I would set the width 1 inch (or another rounded amount)