NASA conformal coating

Posted by Sean Horn on Wed, Aug 22, 2012

NASA-STD 8739.1 is the Workmanship Standard for Polymeric Application on Electronic Assemblies, which describes NASA’s technical requirements, procedures, and documenting requirements for staking, conformal coating, bonding, and encapsulation of printed wiring boards and electronic assemblies.  Included are requirements which establish the responsibility for documenting, fabrication, and inspec

Conformal Coating Standards: Meanings and Uses

Posted by Sean Horn on Tue, Aug 14, 2012

The Conformal Coating Standards that currently exist can be considered from two points of view. First, there are the standards that are used by the manufacturers of conformal coatings to qualify the products, whether that is done by self-certification or completed by independent testing. Second, the standards are a method for users to determine the […]

Conformal coating facility: Equipment required

Posted by Sean Horn on Mon, Aug 13, 2012

Last time, we discussed the general requirements necessary to open a conformal coating facility.  Now I will discuss the equipment that is required in order to have a properly operating facility.