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David Fish

David Fish

Results-oriented operations manager with successful experience in business, technical process engineering and improvement, and program, project and staff management. Experienced leader with a track record of growing margins, profits and market share. Additional strengths include problem solving, decision-making, planning and follow-through.

Affiliation: SMTnet


IPC APEX 2013 – 5-21f Ball Grid Array Task Group

5-21f Ball Grid Array Task Group celebrates the release of IPC-7095C. 5-21f Ball Grid Array Task Group is responsible for the maintenance and further development of IPC-7095, Design and Assembly Process Implementation for BGAs. This document covers the characteristics for all … Continue reading

IPC APEX 2013 – Booth Babes & SWAG

The two things that interest guys at trade shows are Booth Babes & SWAG [Stuff We All Get, Souvenirs, Wearables And Gifts, Stuff We Are Given, etc]. On the first note, BOOTH BABES … First, introductory discussion of booth babes … Continue reading

ODB++ Solutions Alliance – First Anniversary Celebration

The ODB++ Solutions Alliance provides a forum for implementers and supporters of the ODB++ format to share their interest and success with others. ODB++ provides an intelligent, single data-structure for transferring PCB designs into fabrication, assembly and test. All the … Continue reading

IPC APEX 2013: My Tweets

#ipcshow Brownie style QFN are chopped in to individual components from a large sheet, making unsolderble copper on side of terminals. davef #ipcshow have tools, materls & process for ppl, handling side of ESD. Machine ESD damage not talked about. … Continue reading

IPC APEX 2013 – My Plans When Attending

At IPC APEX, here’s what I plan to do … Learn about and report on new product introductions. There are 250+ new products being introduced. I’ve gotten invites to the breakfast sessions where equipment companies pitch their products to the … Continue reading