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Electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider ACDi (American Computer Development Inc.) will be exhibiting at the PCB Carolina show to be held November 8, 2017 at the McKimmon Center in Raleigh, North Carolina.
PCB Carolina is North Carolina's premier electronics trade show. The event will feature 16 technical sessions, a keynote address, and a vendor exhibition with over 70 companies participating. PCB Carolina is organized and run by the volunteers of the RTP Chapter of the IPC Designer's Council.
Every year, we like to take a look back at the most popular SMT news and articles. These are the top 10 most-read SMT articles from the past year.
Neeta Agarwal, et al.*
SMT stencil printing technology continually evolves to keep pace with device miniaturization technologies. Printed circuit board assemblers have numerous new technology options to choose from, and need to determine the most effective ones to produce the highest quality and most reliable solder interconnections.
Marco Lajoie and Alain Breton, C-MAC Microelectronics
The volume of solder deposition, like any process, has variations that may be characterized by a statistical distribution curve, whether normal or non-normal. As complexity, density, cost and reliability requirements increase, there may be value in narrowing the distribution curve. It is common sense that less variation serves the interest of quality of the more complex and dense circuit boards.