Electronics Features for August 2009

Electronics Features Archive

Non-Destructive UV Inspection of Coatings Based on Enhanced Fluorescent Response Non-Destructive UV Inspection of Coatings Based on Enhanced Fluorescent Response

The use of fluorescent materials to provide a non-destructive method for on-line inspection has been an area of increased importance to the coatings industry. Significant improvements in productivity have been realized by employing ultraviolet, UV, light curing to produce conformal coatings for computer boards.

Platers/Painters Profile: Metal Finishing—C.R. Hudgins Style Platers/Painters Profile: Metal Finishing—C.R. Hudgins Style

Investing in the business—and its people—pays big dividends for C.R. Hudgins Plating, a 60-year-old operation based in Lynchburg, Va.

Platers/Painters Profile: Master Metal Finishing Takes Anodizing Seriously Platers/Painters Profile: Master Metal Finishing Takes Anodizing Seriously

From electronics to aircraft parts, Master Metal Finishing of Patterson, N.J., finishes to spec—and beyond.