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Sunday 2nd October 2022

In Focus

Defect of the Month – Tombstoning of Chip Components

Welcome to Defect of the Month. Every month, Bob Willis provides an example of a particular defect and hopefully some solutions. Bob has made over a hundred different defect videos over the years, so hopefully one will solve one of your process problems. A common...

Bob Willis Defect of the Month video guide

Welcome to our latest Defect of the Month – Solved, this month we illustrate solder voids. My name is Bob Willis, now a picture is worth 1000 words and if that is true then a video is must be worth a million. Hence the creation of Defect of the Month videos for...

Bob Willis – Defect of the Month video guide

Welcome to our latest Defect of the Month – Solved, this month we illustrate secondary reflow on Low Temperature Soldering. Secondary reflow is when part of a solder joint gets close to reflow temperature or is in a semi liquid state. One of the reasons I have...

WNIE TV & Radio

Defect of the Month – Tombstoning of Chip Components

Welcome to Defect of the Month. Every month, Bob Willis provides an example of a particular defect and hopefully some solutions. Bob has made over a hundred different defect videos over the years, so hopefully one will solve one of your process problems. A common...

The Skills Gap – Roundtable Discussion at SMTConnect 2022

The Skills Gap – addressing the crisis With electronics manufacturers requiring an increasingly complex range of skills, it’s perhaps not surprising that there’s a shortage of appropriately skilled employees to fill roles. With many differing reasons behind this...

Rui Vidal from Juki at SMTconnect 2022 in Nuremberg

Karen Pearman talks to Rui Vidal from Juki at SMTconnect 2022 in Nuremberg, Germany. WNIE TV is kindly sponsored by Electrolube, Koh Young Technologies, ASYS, Fuji, Humiseal, ART, Cyberoptics and Global Industry...

News Central

Advantech focuses on AI for machine vision at VISION 2022

Advantech, a leader in Internet of Things (IoT) intelligent systems and embedded platforms, will use VISION 2022 (October 4 – 6, 2022) to showcase its expertise in the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in machine vision applications. Visitors will see how...

Industry Insights

North American PCB Industry Sales Up 4.5 Percent in July

IPC releases PCB industry results for July 2022 IPC announced today the July 2022 findings from its North American Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Statistical Program. The book-to-bill ratio stands at 0.98. Total North American PCB shipments in July 2022 were up 4.5...

UK interconnect sales advance despite slowing revenues

UK interconnect companies are reporting no signs of a let up in a booming market. Members of the Interconnect Technology suppliers Association (ITSA) enjoyed second quarter sales levels up as much as 20 per cent over the same period in 2021, adding the caveat that...

Appointments

SMTVYS Technology Hires New Account Manager

SMTVYS Technology has announced the appointment of Juan Alvarado as its newest Account Manager in Guadalajara, Jalisco, México.  Previously, Alvarado was a manufacturing equipment engineer for Sanmina México, where he coordinated the plans for corrective and...

Iván Román appointed to National Sales Manager at ROCKA Solutions

ROCKA Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Iván Román to National Sales Manager. Román has extensive experience in manufacturing, sales and management.   Román enjoys visiting customers, working closely with them to understand their needs and offer the...