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Welcome to IPC Global Insight
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This e-newsletter, which replaces IPC Outlook, has been created to meet the needs of IPC members and the industry for information on manufacturing and management best practices and solutions, emerging technologies, IPC standards, public policy and environment, health and safety regulations.
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Congressman Mike Honda visits Hunter Technology Corp. in California
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Mike Honda (D-CA-17) met with executives and employees of IPC-member company, Hunter Technology Corp., in Milpitas, California. This visit is part of a nationwide effort to discuss with policymakers legislative and regulatory issues that affect the electronics manufacturing industry.
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Federal regulatory reform bill passes House
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On January 13, 2015, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 185, the Regulatory Accountability Act. This bi-partisan bill is designed to curb costly regulations that negatively impact electronics companies’ ability to compete in a global marketplace.
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Prepare for conflict minerals reporting and customer inquiries
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IPC and EIPC, leading advocates for the electronics industry, has been following the conflict minerals issue for several years. Now, we're partnering with well-known consulting firm, ENVIRON UK Ltd., to bring a conflict minerals workshop designed specifically for European electronics manufacturers.
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New IPC group focuses on inexpensive protection technologies for electronics assemblies
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As embedded systems show up in more and more locations, a growing number of design teams have to devise ways to protect electronic components from shock, humidity and other dangers.
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PRODUCT SHOWCASE
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Master Bond Supreme 3HTND-1SM is a rapid curing, no-mix thixotropic, surface mount adhesive for high performance bonding applications. It features exceptional toughness, durability, no stringing and a consistent dot profile. Additionally, this epoxy has excellent electrical insulation properties, good thermal conductivity and an enhanced ability to withstand thermal cycling.
 


Don't miss the IPC Conference on Assembly and Reliability in Vietnam and Thailand
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These important one-day events will focus on practical methodologies that can be deployed today: critical information for staff and managers responsible for reliability.
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New releases on standards, translations, market research ...
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View recently released standards including IPC-A-610F, IPC J-STD-001F, IPC-1071A, IPC-8701, IPC-HDBK-630, and translations; market research documents; multimedia presentations; technical papers and more.
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Register for IPC APEX EXPO by January 30 — receive 20 percent savings
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IPC APEX EXPO All-Access Pass delivers value. With the All-Access Pass, you gain access to everything that the leading event for the printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing industry offers.
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IPC multimedia training — component color codes
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A simple way to teach color code calculations for resistors, capacitors and inductors.
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  PRODUCT SHOWCASES
PARMI — Smarter SPI — Real ROI

We’re engineering more than good board – bad board finders. From analyzing SPI data in real time, to providing corrective action to operators and repairing insufficient paste deposits, you can expect a lot more from a PARMI SPI. See us at APEX Booth #935 for a demonstration!
Custom Engineered Tooling for Odd Components

With over 24 years of experience, Count On Tools has the professional expertise and manufacturing flexibility to be able to develop custom engineered SMT nozzles & tooling to solve your pick-and-place issues! Available for LEDs, 0201/01005 micro-components, connectors, switches, buttons, pins, clips, shields, labels, heavy, oversized, and more! Solutions for any application on any OEM platform.
Samsung Techwin

An optimal conveyor model configuration is possible according to production line composition applied with a modular conveyor that is replaceable on site. PCB supply time is shortened as a result of high-speed shuttle conveyor operation.


Standards for Ballot and Final Drafts
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View IPC documents under development.
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IPC Member Milestones
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National Physical Laboratory (Middlesex, United Kingdom), recently celebrated its 30th year as an IPC member. See other companies celebrating membership anniversaries. See other companies celebrating membership anniversaries.

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INDUSTRY NEWS


What 2 industry leaders see in 2015 for manufacturing
By Alan Kelsky
Whenever a new calendar year begins, industries and businesses like to reflect on the past year as well as look ahead at what's on the horizon. Since it's that time of year, let's take a look at what two manufacturing gurus have predicted about the industry's trends in 2015 that will create a stir in the sector. Manufacturing has a bright future, according to Chet Namboodri, the global lead for Cisco's manufacturing industry, and Michael Koteloc, the global practice leader for Verizon Enterprise Solutions.
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Software that knows the risks
PCBDesign007
Imagine that you could tell your phone that you want to drive from your house in Boston to a hotel in upstate New York, that you want to stop for lunch at an Applebee’s at about 12:30, and that you don’t want the trip to take more than four hours.
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Circuit lets AGC amp hold its gain
EDN
Automatic gain control amplifiers are frequently used devices. Their gain is a function of the level of their input signal. The main function of AGC amplifiers is compression of a signal, but sometimes the gain needs to be temporarily frozen.
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'Greening' the manufacturing industry
Manufacturing.net
Going “green” is not only good for the environment — it is also good for the wallet in the long run, and it helps boost the social capital of a company. According to environmental news website Clean Technica, there are two primary ways to be considered “green” in the manufacturing industry.
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Copper bonding technology reduces pitch for 3-D chipsets
Electronic Design
Demands for increased functionality in ever-smaller IC packages necessitate advances in bonding techniques to build memory stacks and other integrated circuits. Along these lines, the recently formed chip-on-wafer consortium will focus on enhancing a chip-on-wafer bonding technique via copper-copper diffusion bonding technology in an effort to develop commercially viable 3-D chipsets.
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Recycling: A question of convenience
EBN
So, do you know where to recycle your used electronics? Is it easily accessible from your home or office, and is the program convenient for you? What you will learn after asking those questions is that most people you talk to will know they should recycle used electronics, some even where to take their used electronics, but all of them will have a different idea about what would make a program convenient for them.
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Military 'vetronics' market to reach $2.9B in 2015
Circuits Assembly
The global military land vehicle electronics market will reach $2.87 billion this year, says Visiongain. The global military land vehicle electronics market grew considerably during ground troop deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, the research firm says. However, in the period from 2015 on, North American and European defense spending in the field will fall as those operations end.
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IPC CALENDAR

Date Event Location
Jan. 27 IPC Conference on Assembly and Reliability Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Jan. 29 IPC Conference on Assembly and Reliability Bangkok, Thailand
Feb. 24-26 IPC APEX EXPO® San Diego, California


 



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