Hand Soldering Competition in Nuremberg , Germany


Bring your soldering skills to the IPC Stand. Registration deadline: May 1st.

This contest recognizes the best skills in hand soldering complex printed board assemblies. For the first time at SMT Hybrid Packaging, IPC will host a hand soldering competition from May 5-7 . Hand soldering of high density printed boards demands highly skilled operators to ensure a zero-defect soldering process.

  • Over three days
  • Participants will compete against each other to build a functional electronics assembly
  • 45-minute time limit

Assemblies will be judged on soldering in accordance with IPC-A-610F Class 2 criteria, the speed at which the assembly was produced and overall electrical functionality of the assembly. IPC-A-610 Master Instructors will serve as the judges.

The winner will be invited to the 2016 IPC Hand Soldering Championship including airfare and hotel.

In addition cash awards will be given to the winner and two runners-up:

First place:  300 €
Second place:  200 €
Third place:  100 €

The Gold Sponsor of this hand soldering competition is JBC,  In addition, JBC will present the Best-of-the-Best with a CD-2BD Soldering Station.

For participation you need to register first.

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