SMT, PCB Electronics Industry News
  • SMTnet
  • »
  • Industry News
  • »
  • Balver Zinn/Cobar’s SN100C Solder Wire Used in the IPC Midwest Hand Solder Competition

Balver Zinn/Cobar’s SN100C Solder Wire Used in the IPC Midwest Hand Solder Competition

Sep 11, 2012

From left to right: IPC President & CEO John W. Mitchell, Sue Fischer of Plexus, third-place winner, and Lance Larrabee, General Manager of Cobar Solder Products Inc.

From left to right: IPC President & CEO John W. Mitchell, Sue Fischer of Plexus, third-place winner, and Lance Larrabee, General Manager of Cobar Solder Products Inc.

The Balver Zinn Group announces that Cobar Solder Products Inc.’s SN100C Wire Solder and Cobrush flux applicator were featured during the annual Hand Solder Competition at the recently held IPC Midwest exhibition in Schaumburg, IL.

Lance Larrabee, General Manager of Cobar Solder Products Inc., said, “Balver Zinn/Cobar is pleased to support the IPC Midwest Hand Solder Competition with solder that performs consistently, provides shinier joints, flows better and is easier to inspect than most solder currently available in the market.”

Over two days, 16 contestants competed to build a functional electronics assembly within a 30-minute time limit. Assemblies were judged on soldering in accordance with IPC-A-610E Class 3 criteria, the speed at which assembly was produced and overall electrical functionality of assembly. First place went to Brian Wade of CAMtek, second place was awarded to Alyssia Demetropoulos of Pro-Active Engineering and Sue Fischer of Plexus won third place.

Cobar Solder Products Inc. is a regular sponsor and contributor to IPC’s Hand Solder Competitions held annually at IPC Midwest and APEX.

Cobar Solder Products is the U.S. division of the Balver Zinn/Cobar Group. For more information, visit www.cobar.com.

Nov 03, 2017 -

The Balver Zinn Group Proud Sponsor of the Productronica IPC Hand Soldering Competition

Oct 26, 2017 -

Balver Zinn Group at Productronica 2017

Oct 06, 2017 -

The Balver Zinn Group Goes with LLE Soluciones & Repstronics to Guadalajara for the SMTA Mexico Expo & Tech Forum

Jun 08, 2017 -

Balver Zinn Group and LLE Soluciones Quirmicas Appoints Repstronics as Exclusive Representative in Mexico

May 09, 2017 -

The Balver Zinn Group to Supply BRILLIANT B2012 Solder Wire for the SMT IPC Hand Soldering Competition

May 01, 2017 -

Balver Zinn Group at SMT Hybrid Packaging 2017

Feb 06, 2017 -

Henk Mathijssen Joins the Balver Zinn Group as Area Sales & Support Manager

Sep 19, 2016 -

The Balver Zinn Group Goes with LLE Soluciones to Guadalajara for the SMTA Mexico Expo & Tech Forum

Sep 16, 2016 -

The Balver Zinn Group Goes with LLE Soluciones to Guadalajara for the SMTA Mexico Expo & Tech Forum

Aug 08, 2016 -

Balver Zinn Group Releases GPC-R-114 a General Purpose Cleaner

60 more news from Balver Zinn »

Nov 17, 2017 -

Altus on the Road to Digital Factory of the Future

Nov 17, 2017 -

MicroCare Wins Prestigious Global Technology Award at Productronica 2017

Nov 17, 2017 -

Mycronic and Aegis renew partnership – FactoryLogix software to be embedded with MY700

Nov 16, 2017 -

Europlacer Unveils its New Atom Platform.

Nov 16, 2017 -

Libra Industries installs another 3D post reflow AOI system at its Dallas facility

Nov 16, 2017 -

STI Participates in Manufacturing Day

Nov 16, 2017 -

ZESTRON to Exhibit at SMTA Silicon Valley

Nov 16, 2017 -

Comet Group Receives 2017 Global Technology Award for Test Services at Lab One

Nov 15, 2017 -

WKK Distribution Honored as Best Asian Distributor

Nov 15, 2017 -

KYZEN, the Leader in Cleaning Innovation, Receives Its 60th Industry Award

See electronics manufacturing industry news »

Balver Zinn/Cobar’s SN100C Solder Wire Used in the IPC Midwest Hand Solder Competition news release has been viewed 1097 times

  • SMTnet
  • »
  • Industry News
  • »
  • Balver Zinn/Cobar’s SN100C Solder Wire Used in the IPC Midwest Hand Solder Competition
SMT Equipment

SMT Machines