SolderLab.com, an independent solder analysis lab, introduces an innovative new service called PotWatch. Featuring easy-to-use Web-based ordering, PotWatch provides the user with a scheduled method for testing, tracking and validating their solder pot alloy purity.
With PotWatch, solders within most tin/lead and SAC alloy matrixes are tested to J-STD-006B standard. Solder collection kits are mailed automatically to SolderLab.com customers at the timing and frequency of their choice.
SolderLab.com’s PotWatch process takes full coverage monitoring and testing of your solder pot to the next level, and makes the chore of solder purity and compliance testing simpler and safer than ever. Once signed up for PotWatch, SolderLab.com takes over the responsibility of maintaining its customers schedule for solder testing.
To begin service, visit www.SolderLab.com, log in, and place an order. Your order will specify how often testing is needed and how many samples are required for each test interval. At the appropriate times, SolderLab.com will send an e-mail notification to advise you of your next test date, and will follow up with the delivery of the PotWatch Solder Collection Kit. With the solder collection cup included in the kit, simply fill it with solder, fill out the enclosed sample information card, attach the prepared return address label on the same envelope and mail it back.
Within a few days of receiving your sample, you will receive a detailed SolderLab.com Certificate of Analysis via e-mail. The service is available at various intervals, and samples can be scheduled on a monthly, quarterly, bi-annual or annual basis.
For more information about SolderLab.com’s PotWatch service, visit www.SolderLab.com.
SolderLab.com is an independent solder analysis lab based in San Diego, CA, serving the electronics industry. The company provides solder analysis of wave solder machines and solder pots, and tests for impurities based on J-STD-006B for most tin and lead based alloys. For more information, visit www.SolderLab.com.