dry joint


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dry joint

(drī joynt)
A joint affected with atrophic desiccating changes.

dry joint

Arthritis of the chronic villous type.
See also: joint
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The patented Dri-Design Wall Panel System is an affordable dry joint, pressure-equalized rainscreen system used throughout the country to clad commercial buildings of all sizes.
Figures 1 and 4 show an extreme case of dry joint caused by under-heating; almost no wicking (capillary action) into the through hole is visible.
In the industry, the term dry joint refers to a condition where the solder does not wet and flow on the pads of the printed wiring board and the component terminations.