Soldering Supplies

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-cored Wire offers high feed speed potential.

May 20, 2016

Available in 3/32 in. diameter, FabCO® 85HXP Wire optimizes deposition rates and travel speeds, particularly when welding thick materials up to 6–8 in. Gas-shielded flux-cored wire operates with 100% CO2 and has AWS classification of E70T-5CJ H4. Low hydrogen levels help mitigate cracking risks and rework. Wire is suited for flat and horizontal welding of earth moving equipment, non-alloyed and fine grain steels, as well as manufacture of equipment for use in severe service conditions. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Resistance Soldering Tool is designed for facilitated handling.

May 16, 2016

Triton PTH (Press to Heat), or HOT LIPS, includes transformer housed in box with carry handle. This design promotes transformer mobility and stability. Using plier action to supply instant heat, handheld tool draws up to 30 A on High setting and at no load resistance. Carbon electrodes are standard, and wire electrode tips are alternatively available to reach tight areas. Weighing 4 oz, this 7 ¼ x 1 x 2 in. tool comes with 4 ft power cord. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

ECTC is 1 Month Away! Visit Yincae Booth # 506 May 31st to June 3rd

May 12, 2016

ECTC is 1 MONTH AWAY! VISIT YINCAE BOOTH # 506 May 31st to June 3rd Albany, NY – ECTC is only 1 month away! The tradeshow will take place at The Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas, NV from May 31st to June 3rd. YINCAE hopes that you will stop by our Booth 506 to learn more about YINCAE and the innovative products we have to offer. YINCAE offers a variety of exclusive Adhesives, Thermal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Henkel Solder and Thermal Innovations Earn Industry Recognition

April 26, 2016

Henkel Adhesive Technologies’ Electronics business was the big winner at the NPI Awards presented at last month’s APEX event in Las Vegas.  Scoring victories in the Solder Materials and Underfill/Thermal Interface Materials categories for its Loctite® GC 3W and Gap Pad® EMI 1.0 materials, respectively, Henkel continues its streak of award wins for innovative product development.  Hosted... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Low Manganese Wires help meet environmental regulations.

April 19, 2016

In addition to low manganese levels, FabCO® Element 71C and 71M offer optimized out-of-position capabilities, enabling welding operators to create quality welds regardless of joint placement. Gas-shielded flux-cored wires produce low spatter levels and have fast-freezing, easy-to-remove slag. Available in diameters of 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in. on 33 lb fiber spools, Element 71C is formulated to operate with 100% CO2 shielding gas, while Element 71M operates with 75–90% argon and balance of CO2. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Spraying of Abrasive Soldering Paste

April 6, 2016

ViscoTec has proven high expertise particularly in complex dosing environments. ViscoTec's brand preeflow shows the capability to operate reliable, extremely precise and repeatable for various applications in many industries. With the help of the precision volume dispenser “eco-SPRAY” preeflow explores new paths. Soldering pastes are pasty mixtures of solder powder and flux agents,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Seika Machinery Announces Two Major Product Introductions at APEX

March 15, 2016

TORRANCE, CA — Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, will debut two additional new products at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO. A new McDry Cabinet and Eightech reflow soldering system will be introduced at the show. The McDry (HM-1001BNF) with Automatic N2 Flow Rate Control allows nitrogen to flow in at up to 20 L/min until the oxygen... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Metcal is a Premier Sponsor of the IPC APEX EXPO Hand Soldering World Championship

March 8, 2016

GARDEN GROVE, CA - Metcal has announced that it is a premier sponsor of the fifth annual IPC APEX EXPO® Hand Soldering World Championship, scheduled to take place March 16-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO. Competitors from around the world will compete for a cash prize of $1,000 presented by the IPC. Jerry Simmons, Marketing Manager, commented, “Metcal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Nihon Superior Will Show the Latest Advancements of the SN100C Alloy at IPC APEX EXPO

February 22, 2016

OSAKA, JAPAN – Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., an advanced joining material supplier, will exhibit in Booth #2610 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The reliability of the company’s SN100C lead-free alloy has been proven in a wide range of electronics assembly products. The eutectic character of the silver-free SN100C alloy and the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Henkel Changes the Game Again - New, Innovative Materials to Debut at APEX 2016

February 19, 2016

Since its introduction at last year's APEX event, the global adoption of Loctite® GC 10 temperature stable solder paste and its excellent in-process performance have been unprecedented.  At APEX 2016, Henkel Adhesive Technologies will highlight the success of this ground-breaking material and showcase its new water soluble counterpart, Loctite GC 3W – another game-changer for the... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metcal to Debut the New USF-1000 Solder Wire Feed System at APEX

February 19, 2016

GARDEN GROVE, CA - Metcal today announced plans to exhibit in Booth #3412 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Company representatives will show the Metcal USF-1000 Solder Wire Feed System for the first time, along with Metcal's proven rework and repair equipment, including the Scarab Site Cleaning System, Scorpion Rework... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Water-Soluble Solder Paste is suited for PCB assembly.

February 16, 2016

Available in SAC and Pb-based alloys, Indium6.4R provides balanced performance for PCB assembly applications. This versatile, water-soluble solder paste flux, exhibiting optimized stencil printing performance and response-to-pause, allows for wetting and solderability on multiple surface finishes. In addition to minimizing voiding on QFNs, BGAs, and CSPs, product also maintains tack over time at various humidity levels. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Indium Corporation to Feature Low-Voiding Solder Paste at IPC APEX 2016

February 9, 2016

Indium Corporation will feature its void-reducing no-clean solder pastes to help customers Avoid the Void™ at IPC APEX Expo, which will be held on March 15-17 in Las Vegas, Nev. Indium Corporation, the industry-leading source of void-reducing materials and results, has specifically formulated Indium10.1 solder paste to reduce voiding significantly below the industry average – for improved... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Indium Corporation Features Gold-Tin Solder Preforms for Precision Die-Attach Applications at AeroDef2016

January 11, 2016

Indium Corporation will feature precision gold-tin (AuSn) solder preforms for die-attach at AeroDef 2016, Feb. 8-10, in Long Beach, Calif. AuSn preforms are designed for high-reliability applications, such as aerospace, defense, and medical. Gold-based solder has a high melting point, ranging from 280°C to 1064°C (depending on the alloy), making it compatible with subsequent reflow... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Gas Shielded Flux-Cored Wire is suited for 100% Co2 welding.

December 23, 2015

Available in 0.045 in. dia on 33 lb wire baskets, Stoody® 625-T1C is designed for all-position welding of Alloy 625 and dissimilar metals using 100% CO2 shielding gas. Composition of this gas shielded flux-cored joining wire results in all-weld deposit with iron content below 1%, which suits applications requiring corrosion resistance. Classifications include AWS A5.34/A5.34M:2013; ENiCrMo3T1-1; and, ISO: TNi 6625-11. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Gas-Shielded Flux-Cored Wire offers low hydrogen weld deposit.

December 22, 2015

In addition to minimizing risk of underbead cracking, FabCO® 750M provides low diffusible hydrogen weld deposits (3.5 mL per 100 g of weldment) on high-strength applications. Minimized spatter and facilitated slag removal reduce interpass as well as lessen instances of inclusions, while arc characteristics let operators produce smooth weld beads with uniform fusion. Offered in .045 and 0.052 in. dia, wire exhibits impact strength at temperatures down to -60°F and tensile strength of 121 ksi. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

YINCAE Advanced Materials Wins Global Technology Award at Productronica for World's First Solder Joint Encapsulant

November 23, 2015

Albany, NY – YINCAE Advanced Materials, LLC is proud to announce that our company was awarded the 2015 Global Technology Award in the adhesives, coatings, and encapsulants category! This ceremony took place on Tuesday, November 10th at the Productronica Global Exhibition in Munich, Germany. YINCAE Solder Joint Encapsulant was recognized as one of the products that made the greatest impact... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Henkel Selected as Morey Corporation's Primary Solder and Adhesive Provider

November 20, 2015

Expanded relationship provides mutual business opportunities Building on a business relationship that spans more than three decades, Henkel Adhesive Technologies announces that The Morey Corporation (Morey) has named the company its primary partner for supplying solder and adhesive materials for the production of advanced electronic technology. Located in suburban Chicago, Morey utilizes more... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

T-8 Electrode offers low temperature toughness.

October 6, 2015

Available in 1/16, .072, and 5/64 in. diameters, Select 78-Ni1 exhibits smooth globular transfer and optimized bead shape. Carbon steel, flux cored, self-shielded electrode operates on straight polarity (DCEN) with no external shielding gas. Providing fast freezing slag that facilitates welding in all positions, Select 78-Ni1 is utilized in critical structural applications such as offshore platforms, shipbuilding, heavy wall tubular construction, and general fabrication. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Water Washable Solder Paste has temperature-stable formula.

October 5, 2015

Along with properties of high-activity flux performance, LOCTITE GC 3W offers performance stability at 26.5°C for 6 months and at 40°C for one month. This lead-free, halogen-free solder paste has water-soluble formula and affords flexibility for user to clean board up to 7 days after board assembly. After 3 days at 80% RH, exhibits no dewetting on long soak, high temperature reflow profile, and minimal hot slump at 182°C. Stencil life is >8 hr and abandon times are >4 hr. Read More