Ecliptek Press Release
Ecliptek Announces Pb-Free Roadmap
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
Ecliptek announces the addition of our
to the corporate website. Features of the roadmap include a three phase implementation plan that
covers various Pb-free high temperature soldering methods including infrared/convection solder reflow,
wave solder reflow, and manual solder reflow. Additionally, a
product phase matrix
is also available detailing the status of all Ecliptek products including those that are currently Pb free.
A detailed FAQ section concerning
the Pb-free issue is also available. The Ecliptek Pb-free program is implemented in accordance with
European Union (EU) Legislation titled "Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances (RoHS)"
including banning the use of Pb in electronic assemblies after July 1, 2006.
Founded in 1987, Ecliptek has become a leading supplier of frequency control products to
the electronics industry. Ecliptek provides unparalleled quality, complete engineering
support, excellent customer service and innovative products to their OEM customers and distributors
worldwide. Complete information on company operations or any of Ecliptek's quality frequency
control devices can be obtained by calling 1-800-ECLIPTEK or by visiting Ecliptek's internet site at
www.ecliptek.com. The company's Email address is