FluxPlus(TM) is a tacky, dispensable paste flux that is for use in component removal and replacement operations. Formulated and packaged for use with either manual or air-powered dispensing equipment, FluxPlus can be applied in neat, controlled beads or accurate, consistent dots. FluxPlus can be applied exactly where it is needed and will stay put without spreading onto nearby joints and components. The paste is available in RMA, no-clean, and water-soluble formulations. Packaging options include 10, 25, and 50 gm syringes.
EFD Inc., 977 Waterman Ave., East Providence, RI 02914, FAX (401) 431-0237.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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