STEP 2: Process Control

Barbini, Denis
February 2007
SMT: Surface Mount Technology;Feb2007, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p55
The article presents information on issues related to the effective joint formation technology. Apart from the lead free processing, other challenges that involve material selection, cost minimization and equipment functionality, innovative solutions to incorporate the process control is also necessary. Several other parameters in the reflow process includes the thermal performance, traceability, cooling rate optimization, flux management and equipment operations.


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