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Alpha ionization is an alternative to corona ionization and finds many applications in the fields of high technology electronics manufacturing and testing. It has balance voltage fine for Class 0... (View Full Article)
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Electrostatic discharge is one of the leading causes of industrial production problems. By disrupting production and destroying sensitive materials, static can cost your business huge amounts of time... (View Full Article)
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Alpha-energy or nuclear ionizers have had great success in a wide range of applications over the past quarter century. Despite this, there are still some misconceptions regarding their use. The... (View Full Article)
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Expanded polystyrene (EPS) is manufactured in a process where it is extruded in a sheet and then "formed" or expanded, using gas that is injected into the material during extrusion. The gas... (View Full Article)
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Most fieldmeters consist of two assemblies: a probe and a main meter assembly. Handheld units house both assemblies together, while more sophisticated units may have the probe wired to a meter at some... (View Full Article)
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In determining your best investment in ionization equipment it's important to consider the specific task you expect the ionizer to accomplish. Ionizers are capable of delivering many benefits... (View Full Article)
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In coating applications, you want to make sure the material to be coated is as clean as possible and free of all particulates before the coating process begins. You also need to neutralize any static... (View Full Article)
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NRD linear ionizers are specially designed for point-of-use applications, to eliminate static at its source. When installing them in any application, there are certain general principles to keep in... (View Full Article)
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Fewer rejects and less rework. That's the result of the new lineup of alpha energy static eliminators being used at a Ford Motor Company Plant. The Michigan-based plant produces plastic components for... (View Full Article)
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At one Manhattan printer, five sheet-fed presses consume paper at a rate that leaves little time for conditioning. Cold skids, tightly compressed, carry a built-in static charge that increases as the... (View Full Article)
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Are they safe? That's a question asked frequently about NRD nuclear ionizers. And it's a question that's been answered positively for more than two decades. NRD technology has been in use - without... (View Full Article)
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Customers who are laminating chipboard with a Formica-type material or coated vinyl have difficulty keeping the laminations even and preventing bubbles from occurring during processing. This is often... (View Full Article)
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The Data Mark Tester is one of the handlers or environmental testers commonly used by electronics manufacturers. These testers operate from 0o to 100oC. As temperatures rise, the hot dry convection... (View Full Article)
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OSHA has adopted regulations (29 CFR 1910.1096) that cover the use of ionizing radiation in general industry. These are based on the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission regulations covering the use of... (View Full Article)
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Among the more common handlers used in the electronics industry are ones manufactured by Delta Design. However, these handlers feature a type of plunger that creates a static charge. As a result, an... (View Full Article)
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The Alpha Ionizer is a device used to neutralize static charge on any material. It uses a radioactive source called Polonium (Po-210) to produce ions (positive or negative charged particles) in the... (View Full Article)
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A common problem in laboratories is caused when dust and dirt accumulate on a microscope pedestal lens. In addition, it's especially important to protect the product being handled at a microscope work... (View Full Article)
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Use of static eliminators for multi-product printing runs on lighter-weight papers is resulting in a 20 to 30% increase in production for one Wisconsin printer. Specializing in publications, the... (View Full Article)
(Electronics and Microelectronics Manufacturing)
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In moving web applications, static charges are frequently generated from the continuous contact-and-separation action of the material in process as it passes over the rollers. Slowing your process... (View Full Article)
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Manufacturers save tens of thousands of dollars by investing in one instrument that costs less than six hundred dollars. That instrument is the fieldnulling electrostatic fieldmeter. A fieldmeter is... (View Full Article)
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One phase of the semiconductor manufacturing process involves a die bonding machine. Several manufactures produce this type of equipment, with similar designs for the actual bonding operation. A fine... (View Full Article)
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Spin Stands are widely used by the disk drive industry to evaluate and certify drive sub assemblies such as media. The tool provides a spindle on which to mount the media and spin it up to operating... (View Full Article)