A crucial part of all electronics is the rework and repair of PCBs. How can businesses meet demand by efficiently and swiftly rework these circuit boards? Solder paste is efficiently applied to circuit boards in select locations using mini-micro stencils. A circuit board is selectively covered using a mini-micro stencil. The use of a mini smt stencil makes it easier for the user to apply solder paste to a circuit board in an orderly, precise manner.