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MECHANICAL PC BOARD HOLDER WITH SPRAY DIRECTORS FOR USE IN IPA STENCIL CLEANERS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000007729D
Original Publication Date: 1996-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Apr-17
Document File: 3 page(s) / 92K

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Michael Zak Hank Liebman Steve Knitter

Abstract

Government restrictions of CFC solvents has pushed the electronics industry towards "no-clean" surface-mount manufacturing. The benefits of "no-clean" processing are being realized in reduced manufacturing costs. The cost of cleaning equipment, chemicals, and labor are eliminated. Problems associated with the use and disposal of environ- mentally hazardous chemicals are also eliminated. This evolution has pushed many manufacturers towards "no-clean" rosin-based solder pastes.