DCAP Reflow-Test-VI Boat (RTV Boat)
Original Publication Date: 1989-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29
A terminal metal process typically includes a first reflow, electrical test, a second reflow, and final visual inspection. This article describes a product carrier called an RTV boat which allows all four operations to be carried out on individual chips without removing the chips from the carrier.