Press Release Summary:
Scapa 653 paper tape is single-coated with modified silicone pressure-sensitive adhesive. During hot air leveling and wave soldering operations, it provides protection against chemical solvents, solder, and rinse water while adhering to electronic substrates. Tape leaves no adhesive residue upon removal and is suited for low static protection of gold finger or rhodium PBC contacts, assembly holes, and components during hot air leveling processes.
Original Press Release:
Protective Tape for Hot Air Leveling and Wave Solder Applications
Windsor, Connecticut - February 23, 2004... Scapa Industrial offers a high temperature masking tape for low static protection of delicate gold finger or rhodium PBC contacts, assembly holes, and components during hot air leveling or wave soldering processes.
Scapa 653 is a specially treated paper tape, single coated with a modified silicone pressure sensitive adhesive. During hot air leveling and wave soldering operations, Scapa 653 provides protection against chemical solvents, solder, and rinse water, offering excellent adhesion to electronic substrates. After processing, the tape may be removed from the substrate cleanly and easily, leaving no adhesive residue. This product offers a wide operating temperature range and is an economical alternative to polyimide tapes.
For additional information, contact Scapa Industrial Applications Support at (800) 653-5316, or access the Scapa Industrial website at www.scapaindustrial.com. Scapa North America develops innovative specialty adhesive films, tapes and compounds for a range of markets. Major markets include aerospace, automotive, cable, construction, electronics, industrial assembly, medical, and printing and graphics.