Courses › Yield Improvement

Course Agenda:

This course provides participants with classroom theory, practical hands on with the equipment and process verification. This is a two day course. Content consists of classroom theory with optional hands on at the equipment. Machine functions are related to the process. With the process understood, machine control is possible.

Topics Covered:

  • Case studies
  • PCB materials
  • Surface finishes
  • Paste evaluation
  • Stencil design
  • Printer set up
  • Profiles to match paste
  • No Clean constraints
  • Cleaning is it value added?
  • Inert or ambient atmosphere
  • Maximizing throughput
  • Defect reduction
  • Cost of repair and reliability
  • SPC for process repeatability
  • Machine upgrade for process changes