Description: The Micro CleanFoam® ESD Swab is an excellent dissipative swab for cleaning very small areas. Its laundered CleanFoam® head possesses good capacity and cushioning. A compact,electrically dissipative, round handle and flexible head paddle provide support without added thickness. This swab is well suited for cleaning thin, grooved areas of parts and assemblies. The handle is made from a Stat-Rite® polymer alloy using a patented Inherently Dissipative Polymer (IDP) to provide clean,permanent ESD protection without contributing particulate contaminates to the cleanroom.
Features: Laundered polyurethane CleanFoam® head over thin, flexible paddle; 100 ppi open-cell structure; Compact, ESD-safe Transplex® handle; Thermally bonded head; Soft and nonabrasive;
Benefits: Low nonvolatile residue; Low particle generation; Excellent sorbency; No contaminating adhesives; ESD control without contaminating carbon or metal loading; No blooming ionic antistats; No contaminating coatings; Humidity-independent ESD control for consistent performance; Safely dissipates charges in under two seconds when used with a solvent such as IPA;
Applications: Magneto-resistive (MR) head manufacturing and assembly; Cleaning with solvents such as IPA; Applying lubricants and other liquids; Removing excess materials;
Physical Characteristics: Head material 100 ppi open-cell CleanFoam® Head width 3.8 mm (0.150") Head thickness 3.4 mm (0.134") Head length 10.0 mm (0.394") Handle material Transplex® Handle width 3.0 mm (0.118") Handle thickness 3.0 mm (0.118") Handle length 80.7 mm (3.177") Total swab length 90.7 mm (3.571") Head bond Thermal Handle color Translucent Design notes Flexible head paddle; compact handle