Tag Archives: enclosures

Exploring the Impact Enclosures Can Have on Designs

As designers and engineers try to gain an edge in increasingly competitive markets, they’re starting to look beyond semiconductors and printed boards. A growing number of design teams are looking at enclosures, which can have an impact on reliability. IPC is providing some help for designers in the newly released IPC-2221B, Generic Standard on Printed […]

Overheard at the TAEC meeting – box build to be standardized?

After many years of discussion, will activity start on an IPC box build standard? In the past, the lack of volunteers has hampered the effort. Apparently, new interest has been expressed in the assembly and joining committee. Doug Pauls, IPC general chair for 5-30 cleaning and coating, raised the issue that many new materials are […]