Potting of plastic encapsulated ICs
Environmental and mechanical protection for Melexis products.
Melexis products are plastic encapsulated devices and as such are considered non-hermetic packages: therefore they shall always be protected by potting or conformal coating in harsh media applications. Potting consists on dispensing a significant volume of adhesive in a housing. Conformal coating is a thin layer (applied by spray, brush or dipping) on top of the PCB or component surface
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