Electronics Forum | Fri Sep 08 11:32:19 EDT 2006 | darburch
Solder joint too shiny, clock wrong color, she's got my chair, radio too loud, can't hear the radio, I'm too hot she's too cold change the A/C.Kindergarten wasn't this petty.OH, wait this is a heath and safety issue, I need the day off with pay. Why
Electronics Forum | Thu Sep 07 14:31:29 EDT 2006 | C.K.
I just converted our waves from an old alcohol-based flux to a new VOC-Free Water-based flux. The results have been startling. However, the ladies at post-wave inspection are complaining that the solder joints are too shiny, and it hurts their eyes
Electronics Forum | Fri Dec 14 13:58:07 EST 2001 | slthomas
This is one I haven't seen before (not in this context, anyway). We have an assembly that we have the SMT done out of house on, because of the high volumes. The boards have two distinct characteristics with respect to the appearance of the solder jo
Electronics Forum | Fri Apr 23 16:36:27 EDT 2004 | davef
Comments. Comments. Hell yeh, we got comments!!! You are correct to question the appearance of this solder connection. Based on your description, it's defective. Well at best, it's VERY suspect. That's the rule. If it's suspect, question it.
Electronics Forum | Sun Jul 05 12:47:44 EDT 1998 | Bruce Carnegie
What should a good gold joint look like? We've run boards for our customers that look kinda dull but seemed to wet properly and the boards fired up just nicely! Should they look nice and shiny like our HASL boards or is "a shiny joint is a good joint
Electronics Forum | Thu Oct 25 04:52:17 EDT 2001 | Vai
I'm running intrusive reflow. What happened was when the board went thru' the first reflow ( which is secondary side ), at Post reflow, I can see the solder joint quality is very good smooth and shiny. But when we proceed with the 2nd reflow, at Post
Electronics Forum | Thu Jul 09 11:32:16 EDT 1998 | Justin Medernach
What should a good gold joint look like? We've run boards for our customers that look kinda dull but seemed to wet properly and the boards fired up just nicely! Should they look nice and shiny like our HASL boards or is "a shiny joint is a good joi