QUESTION:

How can one verify that epoxy processes are appropriate for the product?

 

ANSWER:

The only way to verify that epoxy processes are appropriate for the product is through destructive product testing during process development.   And since destructive testing is not possible in a production line, very robust process controls MUST be in place in the production line to ensure the accepted processes are followed precisely.   Again, proper mixing processes or proper application of curing heat or curing time CANNOT be verified after-the-fact.

READ THE FULL BLOG ARTICLE HERE:  The processes involved in Termination play a CRITICAL role in determining the long-term reliability of the product

 

 

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  Answered by AskFOC Technical Team December 27, 2018

 

 

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