Benefits of Jet Printing Solder Pastes


Reading time ( words)

In a recent I-Connect007 survey on jet printing solder pastes, we asked the following question: "What are the major benefits with jet printing solder pastes?" Here are just a few of the replies, slightly edited for clarity.

Erik Widding, Birger Engineering Inc.: "No stencils and immediate ability to vary paste volumes anywhere on the PCB. Also, very little wasted material, as none is exposed to the environment until after dispense."

Jason Nipper, UTC: "Ability to selectively print without Kapton taping apertures on stencil. No need for stencil, good for test and NPI development."

Stephan Kohler, Turck: "Rapid prototyping."

Share

Print


Suggested Items

Stencils: Not As Simple As They Seem

02/26/2020 | I-Connect007 Editorial Team
Stephanie Hardin of Integrated Ideas and Technologies Inc. discusses her role in the supply chain as a stencil manufacturer, improvements she sees from micromachined step stencils, and why she believes trying to have standardized stencil layouts is wishful thinking due to the many fluctuating variables.

Solder Paste Printing From the Stencil’s Perspective

02/19/2020 | I-Connect007 Editorial Team
Jeff Schake of ASM Assembly Systems discusses the complications surrounding printing and solder paste that he sees from his perspective as a stencil expert.

Blackfox Trains Veterans for Good Manufacturing Jobs

12/31/1969 | Real Time with...IPC
Blackfox Training Institute has been training manufacturing technologists for over 20 years. Based in Longmont, Colorado, Blackfox is now focused on helping veterans of our armed services transition into good jobs in the manufacturing sector. During IPC APEX EXPO 2020, Editor Nolan Johnson spoke with Blackfox CEO Al Dill about the company's veteran training programs, and how this effort is helping companies fill jobs that might otherwise go unfilled.



Copyright © 2020 I-Connect007. All rights reserved.