5 min read Hand soldering is used in the manufacture of electronic assemblies where strong reliable interconnections are required, especially in military and defense manufacturing. Stringent military regulations demand high performance and long-term reliability of sophisticated electronics in extreme environments, so solder joints, the main interconnection for the performance of an electronic system, must be […]Read More
Solutions for Soldering Military-Grade, High Thermal Mass Radio Frequency (RF) Printed Circuit Board Assemblies (PCBA)May 20, 2022
Between the heat management built into the designs and the mass of the EMI grounding and RF shielding, RF boards pose a unique manufacturing challenge.Read More
The higher the soldering system’s wattage, the more “power” there is to generate the heat needed for a successful solder joint, right?
Maybe not.Read More
When looking at performance for hand soldering, Operations Engineers need to be focused on three key metrics: time to temperature, dwell time, and thermal recovery.Read More