Electronic Products & Technology

Production / Materials

August 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

EPTECH trade show coming to Winnipeg next month

EPTECH's table-top style of exhibit is the only series of coast-to-coast national electronics shows in Canada
August 1, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Myant & Butler Technologies form wearable tech partnership

Licensing agreement involves Myant’s wearable EL lamp technology
July 31, 2018 by Stephen Law

Adhesives custom formulated in different colors

MASTER BOND Custom colored adhesive system uses an epoxy adhesive formulation to match a special Pantone color according to customer requirements. System provides no change in performance properties and reproducible batch to batch consistency. Easy, efficient application, system delivers improved…
July 30, 2018 by Stephen Law

Complete set of hand-pieces compliment rework system

EMX ENTERPRISES Metcal introduced seven new hand-pieces to complement its Connection Validation (CV) soldering system, suitable for a wide variety of applications. System evaluates the quality of the solder joint and provides closed-loop feedback to the operator, delivering repeatability and…
July 27, 2018 by Stephen Law

Cartridge applicators are lightweight

TECHCON TS2560 Series Applicator Guns come in both palm and pistol grip versions to make processing and standard sealant cartridges more convenient. Product provides a maximum working pressure of 5.5 bar (80psi) and is suitable for a multitude of aerospace…
July 24, 2018 by Julie Holmquist, Cortec Corp.

Circumventing electronic OEM corrosion headaches

Avoiding corrosion on manufactured components is in the best interest of electronic OEMs for several reasons: maintaining good customer relations, reducing material waste, and ensuring optimum performance of equipment and electrical controls. Vapor Corrosion Inhibitor (VCI) technology can play an…
July 23, 2018 by Stephen Law

Type AuR gold ribbon bonding wire fabricated to 4N specs

TANAKA PRECIOUS METALS  Type AuR Gold Ribbon Bonding Wire is fabricated to 4N specifications with 99.99% purity using a dry process. Sizes range from 12.7µm to 50µm thickness, and widths range from 25µm to 250µm wide. Product is typically packaged…
July 20, 2018 by Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, Research Director, IDTechEx

Conductive inks: conformal 3D-shaped coatings are a game-changing success?

A major frontier in the conductive ink business is conformal coating on 3D-shaped objects. For the purposes of this article, this will be divided into two categories as shown below: aerosol-deposited 3D-shaped antennas and conformal on-chip EMI shielding. The IDTechEx…
July 17, 2018 by Jim Mielke, VP teardowns, ABI Research

Nest Hello video doorbell packs some heat

Smart home devices were added to the teardown service in 2015 at ABI Research when smart home products starting demanding attention.  Video doorbells are the latest craze in the smart home market because they offer a new level of home…
July 10, 2018 by Stephen Law

Type 7 solder paste is spatter-free

HERAEUS WS5112 series spatter-free type 7 (2~11um) solder paste for fine pitch applications, reduces defects such as solder balling and solder beading. Type 6 (5~15um) version is in high volume production and suitable for wireless and Bluetooth applications. Type 7…
July 8, 2018 by Stephen Law

Lead-free solder paste provides continuous high-speed printability

SHENMAO AMERICA PF606-P245 new generation lead-free zero halogen solder paste provides continuous high-speed printability that produces superior solder paste print quality, as well as a wide reflow process window for improved solderability. With a minimal flux residue gathering near the…
July 6, 2018 by Stephen Law

SEMI launches electronics materials group

New collaborative technology community to serve $69-billion industry