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The Combination Cleaning™ Guide for Fiber Optic Connector Cleaning

There’s a dirty little secret in the fiber optics world. Many installers use cleaning methods that when inspected under a scope, show a great deal of contamination left behind. Unless they inspect 100% of their connections, they...
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Employee Spotlight: Saroj Yadav

Last September, we welcomed the newest chemist of our R&D team, Saroj Yadav. Saroj has extensive knowledge of the field of chemistry, she's well versed in organic, synthetic, and medicinal chemistry. Before joining our team, she was an R&D...
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New Product! Conformal Coating Konform SR-X

Dow Corning 12577 and 12620 Shortages Due to the shortages of Dowsil 12577 and 12620, there is a demand for a viable alternative conformal coating. The reduced supply is expected to continue for the next 8-10 months. And because of these shortages,...
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How to Select A Vapor Degreaser Solvent: Azeotrope vs. Azeotrope-Like

When deciding on the right vapor degreaser solvent to be used in your vapor degreasing process, there are quite a few factors involved: performance, cost, compatibility with the existing unit, and exposure limits to the workers just to name...
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How To Evaluate The Best Silicone Conformal Coating

2018 was a rough year for PCB assemblers who use silicone conformal coating. Many EMS buyers of silicone conformal coating have experienced shortages, with lead times going from days to weeks, then even to months. All the while, prices have...
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How Coventry Wipes Reduced Contamination in a Medical Device Manufacturing Process by 90%

Many times simple changes can yield huge results. And this case study is yet another example. Today, we'll review how we helped a catheter manufacturer reduce contamination in their manufacturing process by 90%. They achieved this result without...
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How to Restore Flood Damaged Electronics, Telecom Equipment, and Fiber Optic Connectors

Although water can cause extensive damage to electronics, it does not mean that equipment is lost and cannot be replaced. Electronics, telecommunications equipment, and fiber optic connections are able to be restored after water damage. The...
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Temporary Solder Mask Case Study: How Chemask Helped an EMS Company Realize an Extra 500k in Revenue

In this post, we’ll cover how a Washington based Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) company was able to open up their production capacity for a potential additional revenue of $520,000 per year. In addition, they were able to...
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How To Clean and How Not to Clean Fiber Optic Connectors

Why is it important to clean fiber optic connectors? The ability to transmit enormous amounts of data over long distances in a flash is a distinct advantage of fiber optic cables. Fiber installers; however, must ensure that contamination on...
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8 Essential Tips for Conformal Coating Dip Application

For those of you considering dip application in your conformal coating process, the following are general guidelines to bear in mind when exploring this application method. There are a number of variations of dip coating of PCBs. The most...
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Coventry Hi-Purity Alcohol Wipes – Polypropylene

Semicon grade IPA wipes for delicate surfaces

Electro-Wash QD Degreaser

Fast drying, nonflammable electronics cleaner degreaser