September 22, 2016
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Non-Hermetic Packaging For Military And Aerospace

Non-Hermetic Packaging For Military And Aerospace Hermetic packaging of components for military and aerospace applications is a proven baseline with a successful forty year track record. […]
September 28, 2016
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TM 1014 Update and Hermeticity Spec Change

TM 1014 Update and Hermeticity Spec Change Mil-STD-883J was released on June 7th 2013 and within that document there was a significant change to the hermeticity […]
September 29, 2016
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A Practical Guide to TM 1014 (Seal)

A Practical Guide to TM 1014 (Seal) History and Background Microelectronic components used in military, space and implant medical devices, such as pacemakers, have historically demanded […]
September 29, 2016
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Hermeticity: Frequently Asked Questions

Hermeticity: Frequently Asked Questions 1. What is hermeticity? Hermeticity is a term that simply describes a package with an air tight seal. The dictionary defines “hermetic” […]
September 29, 2016
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Why Three Monolayers Of Moisture Are Important

Why Three Monolayers Of Moisture Are Important Introduction The deleterious effects of moisture on microelectronic components are well-known. Failure modes involving moisture include metallization corrosion, electrical […]
October 2, 2016
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Hermeticity Evaluation Testing

Hermeticity Evaluation Testing Problem Statement: Leak testing per Mil-Std-883 only provides a single, one-time room ambient check of the integrity of the hermetic seal. The reality […]