ESD Explained: What is Electrostatic Discharge?

Saline Lectronics Blog, manufacturing, Technology

You may have read or heard the acronym ESD and wondered, “what does ESD stand for?” We’re here to explain what ESD is and how you can prevent it from occurring. ESD stands for electrostatic discharge. Under certain conditions, transference of electrical potential may occur when two materials with different charges come into proximity to each other. This common phenomenon, …

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What is M2M? How Machine-to-Machine Communications Affects Manufacturing

Saline Lectronics Blog, M2M technology, Machine communication, Machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, manufacturing, networks, Technology

The shared drive among all manufacturing companies is the desire to provide customers with faster completion times and more efficient production while maintaining the highest possible level of quality control standards and traceability. As products, especially electronic assemblies, grow exponentially more complex, the manufacturing processes used in their production naturally follow suit. Since humans rather quickly reach the upper limit …