Parylene Frequently Asked Questions

Parylene FAQ Find answers to common parylene questions below   Is parylene biocompatible and implantable? Parylene is ISO 10993 approved for use as a medical biocompatible and implantable material. Is parylene fully submersible and waterproof? Yes, but the level of protection depends on coating thickness and usage.  Is parylene hydrophobic or hydrophilic? Parylene is hydrophobic. Does parylene require…

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Parylene Coating: Outsource the Service or Bring Technology in House

OUTSOURCE PARYLENE COATING OR BRING TECHNOLOGY IN HOUSE As an engineer or product manager of a manufacturing company, you know the impact and value a positive product experience has with customers. There are several product benefits achieved by applying parylene coating to critical technology products. As parylene coatings continue to gain traction among medical device…

Working with Parylene: Best Practices for Masking and Component Selection

Parylene Design Guidelines Parylene coatings are a unique type of coating that is applied directly onto surfaces as a vapor. It provides excellent dielectric strength and exceptional resistance to moisture, chemicals and extreme temperatures. Because of its vapor coating method, parylene can be applied very thin and still provide excellent circuit board protection. Below we…

VSi Parylene Announces the Release of Revolutionary Parylene Coating Equipment System for Transferable In-Line Parylene Integration

March 05, 2020 11:00 AM Eastern Standard Time BROOMFIELD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VSi Parylene, a leader in waterproof, thin-film parylene conformal coatings for cutting-edge electronics and components, is pleased to announce the release of Parylene on Demand™ (POD) parylene coating equipment and ecosystem. For the first time ever, POD offers manufacturers a robust, out of the box…