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X-Ray Inspection
We offer x-ray services for BGA component rework and other needs. Every circuit board we process for BGA rework is carefully inspected using Dage X-ray systems to ensure the BGA rework meets the highest quality levels. This system will pin point defects including solder joint shorts, opens, and voids. Fault finding is demanding so X-ray systems must provide, as a minimum, high resolution, high magnification and high contrast X-ray images.

We use a Dage Quadra 7 X-ray system. It is a user-friendly machine and provides highly detailed real-time x-ray images. The extensive greyscale definition and oblique angle views deliver the superb detail demanded for proper diagnosis.

Visual Inspection
We offer IPC-610 visual inspection services using fully certified IPC inspectors.
  • We offer IPC-610 visual inspection services using fully certified IPC inspectors. We also offer x-ray services for BGA component rework and many other needs using multiple Dage X-ray systems and a team of expert techs.
  • Operators are trained to read and interpret complex x-ray images.
Preview a Sample X-Ray Report

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Large solder filled via voids.
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Small epoxy filled via voids.


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Automatic machine void measurement indicating the size of the void and % of the void compared to the ball diameter.
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BGA solder balls not touching pads due to board warpage.


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Bottom center shows incomplete solder fill in a through hole solder joint.
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Related Guide Procedures

7.1.3 Solder Joint Acceptance Criteria
Page covers solder joint acceptance criteria.
 

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BGA Component Reballing

Including BGA component reball service to replace lead-free solder balls with leaded solder balls for high-rel applications.

BGA Component Rework

Including BGA rework, BGA component x-ray services, repair of damaged BGA pads and repair of BGA solder mask damage.

BGA Component Site Modification

This ingenious modification procedure uses flat copper ribbon that fits under the BGA component to provide an electrical path for modification.

Base Board Repair and Rework

Including repair damaged circuit base board laminate, delamination, warp, hole damage, burns, and solder mask damage.

Circuitry and Plated Hole Repair

Including repair damage to conductors, circuitry and plated holes, plus repair of damaged plated holes with inner layer connections.

Coating and Marking Rework

Including removal or replacement of conformal coatings and solder mask, and repair of circuit board legend and markings.

Component Rework

Including removal and replacement of surface mount components, through hole components, connectors and many other component types.

Component Salvage

Includes removal and salvage of BGA components, surface mount components, connectors and many other component types.

Engineering Change Services

Including ECO, engineering changes, upgrades, modifications, jumper wires, circuit cuts, and other modification procedures.

Gold Edge Contact Plating

Including repair and replating of solder contaminated gold contacts, scratched gold contacts and worn gold contacts.

Inspection Services

Including BGA component and circuit board x-ray inspection services using high-end Dage inspection systems.

Keysight Technologies Adapter Rework

This page explains the process for installing Keysight Technologies DDR2 DRAM BGA Probes onto circuit boards.

Order Tracking Form

Form to send circuit boards to us for repair and rework.

Quote Request

Use this form to request a quote for circuit board repair, rework, modification services.

SMT/BGA Pad Repair

Including repair of damaged, lifted or missing surface mount pads, BGA pads, and BGA pads with with integral via connections.

Terms, Prices, and Delivery

Service terms, prices, and delivery information covering our circuit board repair and rework services.

Customer Comments
"Circuit Technology Center is the first repair and rework company that has been able to get our boards right the first time. Your hassle-free process has helped my own company stay on track. Thanks so much."
P.B. Dublin GA, USA
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