Recent SCS Blogs
November 16, 2023

SCS Ionograph® Baskets Provide Consistency and Security

SCS is pleased to offer new stainless steel baskets for use with SCS Ionograph® Systems. These baskets provide manufacturers with a secure process for placing boards into and retrieving boards out of the test cell. Because these baskets can remain in the test cell, the possibility of contamination introduced by fixturing is significantly reduced. Baskets... Read More >>
November 16, 2023

Coating Spotlight: SCS Silicone Conformal Coatings

Silicone conformal coatings offer critical barrier protection to a variety of applications such as printed circuit boards (PCBs) and other components. These coatings protect applications against potential hazards like moisture, high heat exposure, dust, dirt, chemicals and corrosion. Similar to other liquid conformal coatings, silicone conformal coatings are applied via a manual or automated spray,... Read More >>
November 16, 2023

SCS Expands European Capabilities to include Liquid Coating Services

SCS is pleased to announce the integration of liquid coating capabilities into its European facility in Woking, England. This expansion enables SCS to effectively meet the growing demand for liquid coating solutions in Europe, further enhancing its position as a leading provider of advanced conformal coating services. SCS is committed to delivering exceptional quality and... Read More >>
November 16, 2023

Conformal Coatings Provide Barrier Protection to Batteries Across Markets

The environments in which batteries are being used are continuously evolving. Due to the rapid advancement of the technology, battery usage is growing at an exponential rate. Many medical implantable devices, drones, stationary energy storage, advanced defense and aerospace technologies and hearables depend on batteries for successful operation. As new applications for batteries are being... Read More >>
November 16, 2023

The Use of Parylene-Coated Mandrels in the Balloon Catheter Manufacturing Process

The reliable manufacture of balloon catheters is a key process behind a number of critical medical treatments that include balloon angioplasty, stent and drug delivery, transcatheter aortic valve implantation, atherectomy, renal denervation and laser balloon angioplasty, among others. These minimally-invasive procedures have greatly improved quality of life, increased patient safety and recovery times, and lowered... Read More >>
June 22, 2023

Coating Spotlight: SCS Epoxy Conformal Coatings

Epoxy resin (ER) conformal coatings provide robust protection against chemical solvents and moisture exposure for applications in the electronics, defense and aerospace industries. Commonly used epoxy conformal coatings include MG Chemicals 4225, HumiSeal® 2A53 and Henkel Loctite® EC 210. As a family, epoxies generally offer stronger abrasion resistance properties than most coatings; they also provide... Read More >>
June 22, 2023

SCS Tower Jet Valve Offers Unmatched Control and Flexibility

As an industry leader in the design and manufacture of conformal coating systems, SCS continues to develop system features that are focused on improving coating accuracy, efficiency and productivity. The SCS tower jet valve for the PrecisionCoat line of spray coating and dispense systems provides manufacturers exceptional flexibility. The jetting valve features piezo control motor... Read More >>
June 22, 2023

Conformal Coatings Provide Critical Moisture Barriers

In today’s technology-driven world, exposure to moisture is one of the leading factors that can impact electronics’ ability to function as designed. When moisture comes in direct contact with the electronic circuits of a device, it can cause a short, resulting in device failure. Condensation inside of an enclosure, corrosive humidity in coastal regions, rain... Read More >>
June 22, 2023

Ultra-Lightweight Protection for Advanced Air Mobility

As aerospace technologies advance, world populations grow dense and people look to travel or to move products more quickly and safely, an influx of new aircraft is being developed. One type of aircraft currently in development is advanced air mobility (AAM). From carrying one to multiple passengers or transporting cargo, AAM aircraft range in both... Read More >>
February 28, 2023

SCS Educational Opportunities

As a global industry leader in conformal coatings technologies, SCS provides multiple opportunities to learn about various coatings and the benefits they provide for applications in the aerospace, defense, electronics, automotive and medical device industries. If you’re interested in learning more, you’re invited to join us at any of the following events:  On Demand: Conformal... Read More >>
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