Tag Archives: IPC-A-610

IPC Unveils New IPC Korea Standards Committee

With the support of IPC and the Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy, the IPC Korea Standards Committee officially opened for business on December 15, 2014. The opening ceremony was hosted by Korea Electronics Technology Association (KETA) in Gumi, South Korea, and boasted a list of 31 attendees, including: LIG Nex1, SAMSUNG Thales, Hanwha, and […]

IPC Working Group Focuses on Nuances of Conformal Coating

As products get smaller and denser, factors that used to be fairly easy to deal with can become areas of concern. Conformal coatings are getting increased interest now as usage grows and the quality of coatings comes under more scrutiny. These coatings have typically been applied and examined using a range of related standards. For […]

Electronics Assembly Standards IPC J-STD-001 and IPC-A-610 Updated

F’ Revisions Cover More Advanced Technologies IPC has released the F revisions of two of the industry’s most widely used standards, IPC J-STD-001, Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies, and IPC-A-610, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies. The documents have been updated to include technical advances in solder on plastic surface mount (SMT) components, new criteria […]

IPC Global Task Group Localizing IPC-A-610 in Malaysia

IPC TG Malaysia, an IPC committee made up of a dedicated group of volunteers located in Penang, Malaysia and nearby cities have been diligently working to complete the translation of IPC-A-610, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies, into Bahasa Malaysia.  Chaired by Johnson Muriel of Clarion Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., IPC TG Malaysia has gotten significant support from Flextronics, […]

IPC China to offer members referee/inspection service for IPC-A-610

Training has been one of the cornerstones of IPC’s push into China. Chinese companies are anxious to learn how they can comply with standards that are often used to determine whether or not a supplier will get a contract. IPC standards have long been used as the metric for quality, providing clear definitions of what […]

Comments on IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001

There was a recent industry editorial mischaracterizing the users and usage of IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001. Many responses were received on IPC Technet. IPC and Mel Parrish, IPC Technical Activities Executive Committee Chairman, responded as well. IPC thanks you for your support of the standards and your contributions to making them reflect industry needs. Title: Industry […]

Three Cheers for the IPC Technical Committees

IPC President Denny McGuirk’s December 1 Editorial from IPC Intouch It’s been a very bright year for our standards development activities and, as the year draws to a close, I want to make sure our “unsung heroes” get their congratulations and thanks from the IPC staff, members and Board. There is no doubt that the […]

Training & Reference Guides Updated for IPC-A-610E and J-STD-001E Now Available

Through-Hole Solder Joint Evaluation Training & Reference Guide   A great tool for your operators and inspectors, DRM-PTH has been fully updated to Revision E of the latest IPC-A-610 and J-STD-001 standards. This compact spiral-bound training & reference guide is packed full of crucial acceptance criteria for evaluating through-hole solder joints. Every graphic clearly shows the […]

IPC standards committee updates: Assembly & Joining/Product Assurance; Product Reliability and Cleaning/Coating

Assembly and Joining/Product Assurance The 5-22a Task Group (J-STD-001, Requirements for Soldered Electrical & Electronic Assemblies) and the 7-31b Task Group (IPC-A-610, Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies) had a joint meeting to celebrate publication of Revision E of both of these standards. The 5-22as Task Group continued work on J-STD-001ES, Space Applications Electronic Hardware Addendum, to […]

Change documents available for IPC-A-610E, J-STD-001E, IPC-A-600H and IPC-6012C

What’s new in the newest IPC revisions? IPC has made it easier than ever for you to start using the new documents. Visit http://www.ipc.org/610 or http://www.ipc.org/001 to download a free change document (.pdf) showing all of the differences in each document and/or a fact sheet (.pdf) that summarizes the edits. Visit http://www.ipc.org/600 or http://www.ipc.org/6012 to […]