Electronics Forum | Wed Oct 26 11:21:16 EDT 2005 | Amol
Hi, does anyone know/have used rubber masking boots to mask connectors, headers etc. prior to conformally coating them? i would appreciate contacts for custom rubber boot manufacturers in the united states. Thanks, Amol
Electronics Forum | Tue Nov 15 14:31:59 EST 2005 | Samir Nagheenanajar
Back in the days when I was in charge of a Paintline Dip conformal coater, I had the same issue with a non-hermetically sealed Potentiometer. We tried to use rubber boots, but the capillary/wicking action of our silicone-based heat cured coating was
Electronics Forum | Tue Nov 08 17:06:26 EST 2005 | Erik
A while ago I tried using rubber boots for masking but couldn't get them to work because the coating we use (Humiseal 1B73) is so thin it leaches under the rubber. If you can get them to work with your application more power to ya.