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Episode 17 - A Conversation with Brian D’Amico about AOI and SPI Best Practices

Episode 17 - A Conversation with Brian D’Amico about AOI and SPI Best Practices

June 10, 2019

Automated optical inspection (AOI) and solder paste inspection (SPI) system supplier Brian D'Amico covers AOI and SPI best practices with Mike Konrad. Modern circuit assemblies are difficult, if not impossible, to inspect without the aid of advanced inspection systems. Brian has been in the electronics assembly equipment industry for 36 years. His knowledge (and passion) for inspection technology is truly impressive.

PCB Chat Episode 40: Zach Dismukes of Bowman Analytics

PCB Chat Episode 40: Zach Dismukes of Bowman Analytics

June 3, 2019

Zach Dismukes is manager of sales and service for Bowman Analytics on the West Coast and a specialist in XRF products. He has spent the past decade in XRF and x-ray technology. He also has a masters in chemistry from the University of Illinois.

He discusses use of XRF as a quality control tool, measuring coating thickness, compares benchtop versus handheld units, and explains how to ensure consistency throughout the workday with PCB Chat host Mike Buetow.