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Ecliptek Press Release

Ecliptek Announces Pb-Free Roadmap

For Immediate Release
Wednesday, February 25, 2004
Ecliptek announces the addition of our Pb-free roadmap 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 sales@ecliptek.com.