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Metcal and Kester Solder to Hold Rework Workshop

Sep 06, 2014

Metcal today announced that it will hold its next rework workshop in conjunction with Kester Solder. The workshop is scheduled to take place Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at the Double Tree Hotel in Thornton, CO. The workshop will provide tips to unlock the latest rework challenges.

Experts from Metcal and Kester Solder will discuss applications and rework approaches for BGA, PoP, QFN, QFP, 0201, LED and PTH. The workshop will include multi-media presentations, hands-on demonstrations and instruction as well as a Question and Answer session to conclude. The afternoon session, “Out of Control, Let Us Put You Back In Charge,” will focus on process control. Additionally, there will be adequate time for additional rework application questions, and attendees are welcome to bring in boards.

Space is limited and the registration fee is $49 per person. The first 20 registrants for each workshop will be admitted FREE!  Continental breakfast and lunch are included. Click here to register today. For more information, visit

Since 1982, Metcal has been a recognized worldwide leader in the electronics assembly marketplace. As part of OK International, Metcal’s industry-leading position addressing advanced technology in conduction soldering and rework/repair, has and will continue to broaden to a full electronics bench tool single-source solution. Metcal product lines currently include: hand soldering and desoldering, convection rework products, fume extraction and fluid dispensing tools. For more information, visit

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