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Hot Air Deflector for Use in Reworking Surface Mounted Semiconductor Components

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000059215D
Original Publication Date: 1988-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-15

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Fry, BM Singh, P Steinbach, SC [+details]

Abstract

Fig. 1 illustrates a shield that deflects hot air and reduces temperature by 50% during Surface Mounted Technology (SMT) hot air rework so that modules in adjacent locations do not get hot and do not cause back seal leakage.