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Metal whiskering is a phenomenon which occurs in electrical dev...

wikipedia - 03 Aug 2015
Metal whiskering is a phenomenon which occurs in electrical devices. Tin whiskers were noticed and documented in the vacuum tube era of electronics early in the 20th century, in equipment which used pure, or almost pure, tin solder in their production. It was noticed that small metal hairs or tendrils grew between metal solder pads causing short circuits. Metal whiskers form in the presence of compressive stress. Zinc, Cadmium, and even Lead whiskers have been documented. Many techniques are used to
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