Monthly Archives: October 2014

Is Paper Safe at an ESD Workstation?

Regular paper is insulating, but generally low charging because it is hygroscopic ( absorbs moisture). A critical concern with paper is placing ESD sensitive items on the paper — interfering with the path-to-ground of the grounded ESD mat. ESD Control Manufacturer

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Lead Free Solder Update

With lead free solder alloy becoming more popular for electronics manufacturers to use, the question arises are you using the most cost effective lead free solder alloy? Allow us to introduce you into a new lead free alloy that goes

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Desco Product and Work Surface ESD Protective Cover

In today’s high tech manufacturing environment there are times that you need to keep your product and sub assemblies protected from air born contaminants and dust. Short of manufacturing in a clean room, there are other measures you can take

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4-H/FIRST Robotics steals the show at SMTA International

Last week the doors to the SMTA International exhibition opened, welcoming guests to 160+ exhibitor booths. Attendees complimented the once again outstanding technical sessions, and kudos to  SMTA and IPC who once again cooperated with the collocation of some important

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