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Solder Wave Diagnostic Tool

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000045607D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Hall, DJ Healey, HJ [+details]

Abstract

The outline of a a flux-covered solder wave on a circuit board can be determined by using a simulated circuit board having pairs of spaced contacts which can be electrically joined for continuity by the concurrent touching of a pad pair with the conductive solder wave.