noncorrosive flux

noncorrosive flux

[¦nän·kə¦rō·siv ′fləks]
(metallurgy)
A soldering flux composed of rosin or of rosin in a volatile solvent; the residue is nonhygroscopic, noncorrosive, and nonconducting; suitable for soldering electronic components. Also known as activated rosin flux.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Since the OEM has no automated cleaning equipment, its past experience found that it was better to leave noncorrosive flux residues following hand soldering, component replacement and rework.