Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., a supplier of advanced soldering materials to the global market, announces that it has been awarded a 2014 NPI Award in the category of Cored Wire for its SN100C (031) Lead-free Flux-Cored Solder Wire. The award was presented to Mr. Tetsuro Nishimura, company president, during a Tuesday, March 25, 2015 ceremony that took place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO.
SN100C (031) is a general purpose flux-cored lead-free solder wire that offers improved productivity. The alloy and cored flux combination provides excellent wetting for components with poor solderability. In addition to high first pass yields, SN100C (031) features low flux spattering, high insulation resistance and fast sequential soldering for high reliability and productivity.
Premiering in 2008, the NPI Awards program is an annual celebration of product excellence in electronics surface mount assembly. Premier products based on the finest examples of creative advancement in technology are chosen by a distinguished panel of industry experts.
For more information about Nihon Superior’s SN100C (031) Lead-free Flux-Cored Solder Wire, visit the company on the Web at www.nihonsuperior.co.jp/english.
Nihon Superior was founded in 1966 when it began marketing unique flux products imported from the US. The company made its mark on society by gathering the most advanced soldering and brazing technologies and products from around the world, and supplying them to companies in the metal-joining industry. A turning point for the company came when it started developing its own soldering materials and with the success of its unique SN100C lead-free solder alloy Nihon Superior has become a major player in the global market. To support the growing demand for its products, Nihon Superior has established manufacturing and sales centers in Japan, China and other Asian countries, and the United States, and formed business