Measure Copper Thickness in PCB Through-Holes

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As electronic devices get smaller and smaller, conducting paths must be positioned even more closely together on printed circuit boards (PCBs). This is why, today, most PCBs are multi-layered. In…

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Measure Mechanical Properties of Conformal Coatings

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Determining the Quality of Two-Component Conformal Coatings on PCB with Hardness Testing In the electronics industry, two-component conformal coatings are often used to minimize current leakage on PCBs and as…

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Thickness Measurement of Conformal Coatings on Printed Circuit Boards

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Conformal coating material is applied to electronic circuitry to act as protection against moisture, dust, chemicals, and temperature extremes. Coatings on assemblies which are too thin or totally uncoated and therefore non-protected…

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Measure Thin Gold and Palladium Coatings on PCB Boards

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As the electronics industry makes use of ever thinner coatings, manufacturers increase their demands on measuring technologies to provide reliable parameters for product monitoring. One example is the Au/Pd/Ni/Cu/printed circuit…

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Measure Zinc Plating Thickness of Fasteners

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Nails and other fasteners are coated to protect them against rust; the thickness of the zinc layer corresponds directly to how long they can resist corrosion. Extended warranties and constantly-changing…

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Measuring Duplex Coatings in the Automotive Industry

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For automotive manufacturers, it is of increasing importance to control the quality of the paint processes in order to ensure effective corrosion protection while reducing costs. Especially in EDP (electrophoretic…

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Inspection Plans for Car Paint Quality Control

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For a variety of reasons, assessing the quality of paint coatings on car bodies is increasing in importance. Narrow tolerance limits and strong demand for smooth finishes require precise measurements…

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Measure Mechanical Properties of Lacquer

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In the automotive industry paint coatings are used as protection from corrosion and external damage. These lacquers are exposed to environmental influences such as extreme temperature fluctuations or moisture and…

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