Description: The Mini Compressed CleanFoam® ESD Swab is an excellent dissipative swab for cleaning small slotted and grooved areas. Its compressed, laundered CleanFoam® head possesses good firmness and a pointed tip. A compact, rigid handle and tapered internal core provide good support. 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 rigid precision tip; Compressed, 100 ppi open-cell structure; Compact, ESD-safe Transplex® handle; Thermally bonded head; Firm, nonabrasive tip;
Benefits: Low nonvolatile residue; Low particle generation; Good sorbency and excellent solvent hold; 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 small areas with solvents such as IPA; Applying lubricants and other liquids; Removing excess materials;
Physical Characteristics: Head material 100 ppi open-cell CleanFoam® Head width 3.5 mm (0.138") Head thickness 3.5 mm (0.138") 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 79.0 mm (3.110") Total swab length 89.0 mm (3.504") Head bond Thermal Handle color Translucent Design notes Precision pointed tip; compact handle