Original Publication Date: 1982-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10
The illustrated apparatus supports printed circuit cards during wave soldering operation, preventing warpage of the card and misapplication of the solder. The positioning of the card and supporting/stiffener apparatus during the soldering operation are illustrated schematically in Fig. 1 and details of the stiffener apparatus are shown in Fig. 2.