The Cost of Parylene Coating vs. Other Conformal Coatings

Posted by Sean Horn on Fri, Sep 9, 2016

Due to its excellent ability to stop the passage of gases, liquids, or radiation onto circuit board components, parylene is often considered to be the ultimate conformal coating for the protection of devices, components, and surfaces in many industries.

6 Conformal Coating Defects (And How to Best Avoid Them)

Posted by Sean Horn on Fri, Mar 18, 2016

Conformal coatings are polymeric materials used to protect circuitry, parts, and related components. They are most commonly used to protect printed circuit boards (PCBs) and electronic devices.

How Parylene Cost is Determined

Posted by Sean Horn on Mon, Apr 16, 2012

Parylene is often priced out to be one of the more expensive conformal coating options.  After a quick look at some of the cost factors, it will be easy to see why.  Three of the main factors that influence parylene cost are raw materials, labor, and lot volume.  Raw Materials – Parylene Dimer and Adhesion […]