The Unkindest Cut of All

Ferry, Jeff
March 2002
Circuits Assembly;Mar2002, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p56
Trade Publication
Focuses on the management of task of cutting of printed circuit board in the rework department. Procedures of cutting through hole connection Design changes on the types of cuts in plated through hole; Kinds of cutting tools.


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