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IPC’s Hand Soldering Competition Program: A Brief History

By Philippe Leonard, Director, IPC Europe The history of the IPC Hand Soldering Competition (HSC) grew from the 2010 Scandinavian Electronics Event which saw the first Swedish Championship in hand soldering organized by Lars Wallin IPC Europe, Lars-Gunnar Klag and Krister Park.The first IPC organized competition was held at IPC APEX EXPO 2012 and was […]

Definitely a hot contest

Americans love a contest, if TV is any indication of our collective interest. Whether it’s’ the Olympics or shows that pick America’s next idol, best dancer or toughest survivor, these challenges dominate the airwaves and we can’t seem to get enough of them. Next month, many IPC members will get to see – or participate in […]