ITASCA, IL — February 22, 2016
Contact: Michelle O’Brien, Marketing & Communications Specialist
Kester will be exhibiting together with Nimar (booth #416) at SMTA Dallas, which will take place on March 3 at the Plano Center in Plano, Texas.
Kester’s booth will offer attendees the opportunity to learn more about new products, including the recently launched NP545 a zero-halogen, lead-free, no-clean solder paste with a six-month unrefrigerated shelf life; NP505-HR a zero-halogen, lead-free, no-clean solder paste formula developed specifically for high reliability applications; and NF372-TB a zero-halogen, no-clean, low solids liquid flux designed to withstand long dwell times and high preheat temperatures needed in thick board assemblies.
In addition to exhibiting, Kester’s Global R&D Director, Bruno Tolla, Ph.D., will present “Impact of Flux Residues on the Reliability of Electronic Assemblies” at 1:30PM.
Kester is a global supplier of assembly materials for the Electronic Assembly and Semiconductor Packaging industries. Kester is focused on delivering innovative, robust and high-quality solutions to help our customers address their technological challenges. Kester’s current product portfolio includes soldering attachment materials such as solder paste, soldering chemicals, TSF (tacky solder flux) materials, and metal products such as bar, solid and flux-cored wire. Kester is an Illinois Tool Works (ITW) company. ITW is a Fortune 200 company that produces engineered fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and specialty products. It employs approximately 49,000 people, and is based in Glenview, Illinois, with operations in 57 countries.