IPC New Release: J-STD-609B(D)1 Marking and Labeling of Components, PCBs and PCBAs to Identify Lead (Pb), Lead-Free (Pb-Free)

This J-STD-609B(D)1 standard provides a marking and labeling system that aids in assembly, rework, repair and recycling and provides for the identification of: those assemblies that are assembled with lead-containing or lead-free solder; components that have lead-containing or lead-free second [...]

2020-01-03T07:41:49+01:003 November 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-2223D Sectional Design Standard for Flexible/Rigid-Flexible Printed Boards

Used in conjunction with IPC-2221, IPC-2223 establishes the specific requirements for the design of flexible printed boards and forms of component mounting and interconnecting structures. The flexible materials used in the structures are comprised of insulating films, reinforced and/or non-reinforced [...]

2020-05-26T08:53:56+02:0027 September 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-9252B Requirements for Electrical Testing of Unpopulated Printed Boards

IPC-9252 defines levels of appropriate testing and assists in the selection of the test analyzer, test parameters, test data and fixturing required to perform electrical test(s) on unpopulated printed boards and innerlayers. Revision B provides new requirements for resistive and [...]

2020-01-03T07:12:56+01:0020 September 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-D-640 Design and Critical Process Requirements for Optical Fiber, Optical Cable and Hybrid Wiring

This full-color document provides design and critical process requirements and technical insight for cable and wire harness assemblies incorporating optical fiber, optical cable and hybrid wiring technology. This standard also includes an Excel spreadsheet Verification and Compliance checklist. Number of [...]

2020-01-03T07:18:18+01:0016 September 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-6018C Qualification and Performance Specification for High Frequency (Microwave) Printed Boards

This specification covers qualification and performance of high frequency (microwave) boards, including single-sided, double-sided, with or without plated-through holes, multilayer with or without blind/buried vias and metal core boards. It addresses final finish and surface plating coating requirements, conductors, holes/vias, [...]

2020-01-03T06:57:02+01:008 September 2016|Categories: IPC News|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-1601A Printed Board Handling and Storage Guidelines

The industry's sole guideline on the handling, packaging and storage of printed boards. The guidelines in this document are intended to protect printed boards from contamination, physical damage, solderability degradation and moisture uptake. Consideration is given to packaging material types [...]

2020-01-03T06:42:29+01:005 July 2016|Categories: IPC News|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-A-600J Acceptability of Printed Boards

IPC-A-600J Acceptability of Printed Boards, the definitive illustrated guide to printed board acceptability! This four-color document provides photographs and illustrations of the target, acceptable and nonconforming conditions that are either internally or externally observable on bare printed boards. Make sure [...]

2020-01-15T04:46:15+01:0015 June 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-1071B Intellectual Property Protection in Printed Board Manufacturing

This standard enables board manufacturers to develop requirements, policies and practices for protecting customers' intellectual property (IP). It also serves as the basis for an IPC certification audit program to ensure a facility is in compliance with this IP standard. [...]

2020-01-03T06:40:32+01:009 May 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-4562A-WAM1, Metal Foil for Printed Board Applications

IPC-4562A-WAM1 covers metal foils supported by carrier films and unsupported foils suitable for subsequent use in printed boards. The Amendment 1 that has been inserted into the base document added back the light cold rolled-wrought copper foil (/6 [Cu-W6] that [...]

2020-01-03T06:54:11+01:004 April 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |

IPC New Release: IPC-9121 Troubleshooting for PCB Fabrication Processes

The IPC-9121 handbook is an essential resource for anyone involved in manufacturing or purchasing PCBs. Hundreds of real-world, full-color photos spotlight more than 650 PCB process defects, with causes and corrective actions for each. IPC-9121 supersedes the PCB sections of IPC-PE-740A. Number of [...]

2020-01-03T07:11:05+01:009 March 2016|Categories: IPC New Release|Tags: |