Electronics Forum | Wed Jul 24 17:25:01 EDT 2019 | davef
Your solder stencil design should follow all basic rules for solder stencil design are followed in accordance with IPC-7525 including adherence to an area ratio of 2:3 or greater and an aspect ratio of 1.5 or greater.
Electronics Forum | Mon Oct 15 10:51:49 EDT 2001 | davef
On over printing, the general issues are: * Paste deposits being so large that when reflowing, collapse onto many, rather than a single solder mass. * Paste expanding during heating and being close to other solder deposits and bridging [as you say].