black pad

black pad

n
(Civil Engineering) dialect Midland English a rough road or track
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Black pad is a corrosion of the surface of the Ni layer during gold plating in ENIG (electroless nickel immersion gold).
She would have had to walk across a patch of land known locally as the Black Pad.
Learn about solderability and other assembly-related issues, such as outgassing, black pad, creep corrosion and blow holes.
The route took her across a local piece of waste ground known as the Black Pad," he said.
Because of the lack of phosphorous and cracks in the intermetallics, it was concluded the failure mechanism was not related to black pad.
Ms Payne was walking through a grassy area known as the Black Pad from the family home of her partner, Jason Cooke, also on Winston Avenue, to her parents' house in nearby Woodway Close just after midday when she disappeared.
Nicola was walking through an area known as the Black Pad from the family home of her partner, Jason Cooke, on Winston Avenue, to her parents" house on nearby
Black pad is often found as the root cause of these issues.
org), are embarking on a study of black pad and related problems on printed circuit boards.
Phil Zarrow's April column narrowly assumes causes of black pad.
SIR - Regarding the item about Amelia Earhart ("Squabble over claims to Earhart film story," Feb 19), it might be of interest to mention that Dai Harvey Thomas's boat was called the Black Pad, not the Black Patch.