Mr. Bixenman is the CTO for Kyzen Corp. Kyzen Corp. is a leading provider of engineered cleaning fluids for high technology manufacturing environments.
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QFN Test Failures Caused by Flux
Two papers will be published on this topic at SMTAI: Reactivity of No-Clean Flux Residues Trapped under Bottom Terminated ComponentsBTC/QFN ...
Exposed Copper Risk
The exposure copper adjacent the surface ground layer has the potential for corrosion from ionic contamination and environmental effects. Halide ...
Arange of engineered solvents are available for cleaning post soldering andionic residues from electronic assemblies. Many of these solvents areengineered ...
Flux Oozing from Insulated Wires
Both flux and cleaning agentsare designed to wet and penetrate. When soldering wire harnesses, one of therisks is flux wicking ...