Lens R&D is preparing a short introduction to high reliability soldering for ESA-BIC incubatees.

soldering triangleAlthough the basics of soldering are quite simple, there are some tricks to the trade if you want to reach reliable interconnects. Many failures in electronic systems are due to failing connections and many of these failures could have been avoided by making proper solder joints. A basic understanding of the issues related to reliable solder joints is deemed helpfull to avoid some basic mistakes and assist in reaching higher quality level products.