lead-free lead-free

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of gasoline) not containing tetraethyl lead

Usage(s):

  1. If the switch to lead-free gasoline is made, Chrysler will not be the biggest loser.
  2. The increasing use of lead-free gasoline around the world vastly reduces these ills.
  3. Producing lead-free fuel, oilmen insist, will cost about $5 billion in new refinery facilities and pipelines.

News

  1. High-Temperature Inductors target automotive applications.

    Offered in 0750 and 1125 case sizes, respectively, IHTH-0750IZ-5A and IHTH-1125KZ-5A operate at up to +155°C with currents to 125 A and inductance values from 0.47–100 µH. With frequency range up to 10 MHz for some values, devices offer solution for voltage regulator modules and DC/DC converters. AEC-Q200-qualified inductors, housed in RoHS-compliant, lead-free shielded package, are suited ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Growing CM in the Northwest Chooses FCT Assembly for Its Stencil and Solder Paste Needs

    GREELEY, CO - FCT Assembly today announced that it has secured an order from a fast-growing contract manufacturer (CM) in the Northwest. After thorough evaluations, an order was placed for FCT’s DEK VectorGuard® stencil system and NL932 no-clean, lead-free, halide-free solder paste. As a provider of quick-turn, 24-hour prototype and medium-volume production, the CM was in need of same-day ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. FAA Asks For Proposals That Would Lead To Unleaded Fuel Transition

    Agency Says It Is Committed To A New Lead-Free Fuel By 2018 The FAA has asked the world’s fuel producers to submit proposals for fuel options that would help the general aviation industry make a transition to an unleaded fuel. The FAA is committed to the development a new unleaded fuel by 2018 that would minimize the impact of replacing 100 octane low-lead fuel for most of the general aviation ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Aero-News Network

Quotes

  1. "Without the regulations in place for how to do the testing and how to certify that something is lead-free, the stay will have no effect, because retailers won't risk putting anything on their shelves that could contain lead," Weiner said....
    on Feb 4, 2009 By: Anthony Weiner Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Dramatic manufacturing changes in the last few years, mostly caused by the introduction of lead-free technology have brought reliability and quality to the forefront. In this tutorial, I will document how more than 50 standards support specific...
    on Feb 24, 2009 By: Wallin Source: PCB007 (press release)

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