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A Surface Mount Fixture and a New Method to Attach Surface Mount Components

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010069D
Publication Date: 2002-Oct-16

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Abstract

Disclosed is a method with the following two elements: · A process to attach surface mount components to any substrate, board, or package · A process to hold the surface mount components in place during the reflow process Benefits include placement of all surface mount components in a single process step instead of placing component individually, increasing throughput, reducing tombstoning, and reducing processing costs.