IPC Training Video covers soldering iron tip care.
Press Release Summary:
November 4, 2009 - Divided into 3 sections, Soldering Iron Tip Care video helps train technicians on how to properly care for soldering iron tips and avoid pitfalls associated with lead-free soldering. First section provides overview of tip life issues, while section 2 details oxidation build-up, recommended tip maintenance, and overuse of tip tinners and other abrasive products. Section three describes typical mechanisms that damage tips and discusses recommended procedures to minimize damaging effects.
Original Press Release
New IPC Training Video Gets to the Point of Soldering Iron Tip Care Best Practices
Press release date: October 28, 2009
IPC (www.IPC.org) is a global trade association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 2,700 member companies which represent all facets of the electronic interconnect industry, including design, printed circuit board manufacturing and electronics assembly. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $1.7 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Arlington, Va.; Garden Grove, Calif.; Stockholm, Sweden; Moscow, Russia; and Shanghai and Shenzhen, China.