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MSD Components Baked Too Long
If MSD components are baked for more time than specified in J Std, can this cause potential failures or other problems?
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Generalizations About Component Flatness
Generalizations About Component Flatness
Failure to have completely flat components and circuit boards can lead to opens, shorts, head on pillow, weakened solder joints and stressed solder joints.
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Questions About Humidity Indicator Cards and Baking Components?
Questions About Humidity Indicator Cards and Baking Components?
We run small jobs so a reel of MSD components could be opened a number of times. If the humidity cards are not pink, do we have to bake the components?
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Zip-lock Bags vs. Heat Sealed Bags
Are zip-lock bags vs. heat sealed bags an acceptable option for storage of moisture sensitive components?
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Keys for Moisture Sensitive Device Control
Keys for Moisture Sensitive Device Control
We attach travelers to every group of MSD components taken out of the moisture barrier bag. Is this enough documents on our MSD program? Phil Zarrow and Jim Hall, The Assembly Brothers, share their insight.
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Moisture Barrier Bag Issues
Moisture Barrier Bag Issues
Moisture sensitive chip components have been exposed to the atmosphere beyond specification. Can re-packageding and sealed with desiccant help?
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What is the Suggested Humidity Level for Electronics Assembly?
What is the Suggested Humidity Level for Electronics Assembly?
I am aware of the suggested humidity level for an electronics assembly facility. Do the same limits apply within a 100,000 class clean room? The Board Talk Team, Phil Zarrow and Jim Hall chime in.
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Component Moisture Question?
Component Moisture Question?
We mistakenly assembled circuit boards using BGA components that were not properly stored. Can we now rebake the assemblies?
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Moisture Measurements in PCBs
Moisture Measurements in PCBs
Paper discusses use of capacitance measurements to follow the absorption and desorption behavior of moisture in PCBs.
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BGA Component Moisture Exposure
We mistakenly assembled boards using BGA components with moisture tags that show indication of moisture exposure. Can we rebake the assemblies?
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