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NanoFoil® Do-It-Yourself Tips and Tricks

Using NanoFoil®can be very easy, and there are many things you can do yourself to make prototyping or production easier, save money, and get the results you want quickly – without outsourcing services.

  1. Electroplating NanoFoil®
  2. Immersion Tin Plating NanoFoil®
  3. Hand Cutting NanoFoil®
  4. Masking a  NanoBond® Area
  5. Applying Solder to Copper, Nickel, and Platinum (Flux)
  6. Applying Solder to Aluminum and Aluminum Alloys (Scrubbing)
  7. Applying Solder to ­­Molybdenum, Titanium, and Tungsten (Ultrasonic Soldering)
  8. Determining What NanoFoil® You Have
  9. Connecting NanoFoil®

These ideas will help you save money and feel confident about processing and using NanoFoil® in different ways. They'll also help make you more successful and powerful in your job.

For more information about NanoBonding, check out the NanoBond® Process Series. For a NanoFoil® kit to get you started, click here.

All the best,


Authored by previous Indium Application Manager Jim Hisert