Silicon rubber mold manufacturing
Mar 7, 2019 8:00:00 PM

Silicon rubber mold manufacturing

 

What is a gerber file and how to get one?
Feb 18, 2019 9:14:01 PM

What is a gerber file and how to get one?

Gerber files are the most common and most widely used file formats in the electronics assembly industry. This is the type of files that most circuit design softwares produce. In the electronics...

2019 Holiday Calendar
Jan 29, 2019 10:11:40 PM

2019 Holiday Calendar

Happy New Year to everyone! We hope that everyone had a great end to 2018 and that your 2019 is full of promise and expectation. We wish everyone all the best! 

SMT quality management
Jan 23, 2019 10:31:18 AM

SMT quality management

With the transition of product-oriented to more market-oriented (aka customer-oriented) business management, quality processes have also undergone many changes from the initial...

The Guide to SMT Material Package Type: Chip Capacitor
Jan 16, 2019 9:20:48 AM

The Guide to SMT Material Package Type: Chip Capacitor

Capacitors are usually indicated by symbols such as C, CN, EC, TC, PC, BC with numbers appended to them to designate their characteristics. Different types of capacitors have different circuit...

The Guide to SMT Material Packaging: Chip Resistor
Jan 7, 2019 8:00:00 PM

The Guide to SMT Material Packaging: Chip Resistor

The obstructive effect of an object on the passage of electric current is called resistance. Anything that specifically makes such an obstruction is simply called a resistor. Resistors are the...

How to use SMT Red Glue
Jan 3, 2019 8:00:00 PM

How to use SMT Red Glue

SMT red glue is a temperature-set adhesive that is used during the SMD process to fix certain components to the board in circumstances where they might lose connection or fall off before reflow. ...

Basics of the SMT Reflow Soldering Temperature Plate
Dec 31, 2018 8:00:00 PM

Basics of the SMT Reflow Soldering Temperature Plate

Reflow soldering is the most common method used by SMT to bond electronic components to printed circuit boards. Reflow soldering refers to the use of solder paste (a mixture of solder and flux) to...

The Guide to SMT material package type: Standard Parts
Dec 27, 2018 8:00:00 PM

The Guide to SMT material package type: Standard Parts

SMT involves a wide variety of parts and styles, many of which have formed industry-wide standards. These are mainly chips, capacitors, resistors, and other types of components. Many are still...

The Basics of DIP Wave Soldering
Dec 25, 2018 8:00:00 PM

The Basics of DIP Wave Soldering

With the mass production of electronic products, the method of manual welding is no longer appropriate for market requirements, production efficiency, and product quality. Hence, manual immersion...

What is A SMT Solder Paste Injection System ?
Dec 21, 2018 8:00:00 PM

What is A SMT Solder Paste Injection System ?

A Solder Paste Inspection system, also known as SPI, is a solder paste detection system. The main function is to detect the quality of the printing of solder paste such as volume, area, height, XY...

Reinforcing Rib Structure Design for Plastic Parts
Dec 17, 2018 10:47:36 PM

Reinforcing Rib Structure Design for Plastic Parts

In a previous article, we discussed a bit on rib design and the reasons that you'd want to have this type of design in your plastics. In this article, we will go into more details about designing...

The most common thermoplastic material properties
Dec 5, 2018 10:18:06 PM

The most common thermoplastic material properties

In daily life, injection materials can be seen everywhere. They are described with a jumble of acronyms like ABS, PE, PP, PVC, PA, PC, POM, and PS. Each type of material has different...

A little good (trade) news to start the week!
Dec 3, 2018 8:00:00 PM

A little good (trade) news to start the week!

With a new month starting and the holidays just around the corner, we were greeted with some great news in the trade front this morning - an early gift for those of us in international trade : 

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How to deal with insufficient solder and excess solder in PCBA
Nov 26, 2018 8:00:00 PM

How to deal with insufficient solder and excess solder in PCBA

In the process of the PCBA production, there are several common problems may occur including tin beads, inscription, bridging, virtual welding, ointment collapse, weld point dimming, and...

SMT Reflow Soldering Temperature Curve
Nov 19, 2018 10:24:38 PM

SMT Reflow Soldering Temperature Curve

Reflow soldering is a vitally important step in the SMT process. The temperature curve associated with the reflow is an essential parameter to control to ensure the correct connection of parts....