MIL-HDBK-2000 1990 Edition, July 4, 1990
SOLDERING OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC ASSEMBLIES
Includes all amendments and changes through Cancellation Notice 1, September 6, 1995
Additional Comments: CNCL NO S/S
The scope of this handbook is the range of techniques and practices utilized in the design and manufacture of electrical and electronic assemblies. This includes the physical design of cabling, electronic printed wiring assemblies, the selection of material, and all of the processes utilized to translate the design into functional hardware.
This handbook provides guidance for developing, implementing, and monitoring a soldering program which meets the requirements of MIL-STD-2000. The techniques described herein shall not be considered mandatory requirements. Application of these suggested techniques, within some production systems, may not be compliant with MIL-STD-2000 requirements. The contractor remains responsible for selecting and implementing compliant manufacturing techniques. The subjects addressed in this document include facilities, tools and equipment, materials, part mounting, solderability, cleaning, manual and automatic soldering. It is not the intent of this document to limit users to the techniques described herein since alternative methods may be available.