Nexus, an independent conformal coating resource company, have launched an Independent Conformal Coating Research Project starting in September 2012. Why should your company take part?
Nexus is conducting a world-first, independent analysis of the most popular commercially available conformal coating materials and combining the data with the various application methods used to apply them, to provide you an unparalleled level of knowledge and insight.
The Research Program will be structured over two years and broken into 3 phases. The Research Program will look at all areas of conformal coating, cleaning and related reliability.
Phase 1: Conformal Coating Materials and Equipment Benchmarking
In an effort to answer these questions and many more Nexus will begin Phase 1 of a full ongoing Research Program in August. This Research will identify the best conformal coating materials, conformal coating application processes and ultimately value for money for customers in the world of electronics printed circuit board protection.
To find out more click Two Year Conformal Coating Research Program
Click here to find out Why you should take part in the Conformal coating Research Program.
The July issue of the Nexus Newsletter will focus on Conformal Coating Material Challenges. The issue will explore many areas including:
- Expert Views from Materials and Equipment Suppliers, Users and Coating Service Providers of both liquid and XY materials.
- A technical article on the key material challenges including the issues of lead free processing, cleaning, adhesion and the standards
- A guide on how to choose a material and a material supplier
Nexus will also be announcing a large material research project aimed at benchmarking all of the mainstream materials. The Research Program will be open to Suppliers and Users a like and will aim to show an independent view on material performance against standards and tests. These results will enable companies to determine how good their conformal coating material is and just what are the alternatives.
PREVIEW: August Edition of the Nexus Newsletter will focus on Conformal coating Inspection, Automated Inspection and AOI.