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ASC International

Supplier of Optical Based Inspection and Measurement Equipment.

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VisionPro AP450 Automated 3-D SPI

Yield Improvement Startegies That Work... Guaranteed!

ASC International helps electronics manufacturers worldwide improve production yields and profits through the utilization of our industry leading portfolio of 3D Solder Paste Inspection - 3D SPI  systems, Automated Optical Inspection - 3D AOI systems, Automated X-Ray Inspection - 3D AXI and Statistical Process Control (SPC) tools.  ASC works closely with its customers to develop yield improvement strategies that work... guaranteed.

The Evolution of ASC International's products... From the original LaserVision SP2D and VisionMaster line of SPI systems to the most current VisionPro Series SPI and AV862 Series AOI systems, ASC International's primary focus since 1992 has been to provide the most cost effective solutions to the global electronics industry. With over 20 years of industry experience, ASC International has the right tool to meet your most demanding SPI or AOI requirements.

Our dedication to the continuous development of new tools and processes gives our customers the competitive edge necessary to stay ahead in electronics production. ASC International customers include world- class organizations like Chrysler, Motorola, Honeywell, Armstrong and Medtronic.

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11 products »
LaserVision SP3D Mini - Benchtop 3D Solder Paste Inspection System

The LaserVision Mini SP3D system combines laser measurement accuracy with Automatic Data Collection (ADC) for real-time control of the SMT stencil printing process. With its Windows® 7+ Pro OS and service free USB interface, the Mini SP3D...

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LaserVision SP3D Mini - Benchtop 3D Solder Paste Inspection System
VisionPro Series - Benchtop 3-D SPI

The VisionPro Series platform provides the ultimate in flexibility, with the choice of two sensor technologies: The SP3D with laser-based sensor technology and M300 / M500 using structured white light interferometry sensor technology. On-board ...

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VisionPro Series - Benchtop 3-D SPI
VisionPro AP500 - Automated 3D SPI

Automated Benchtop 3D Measurement & Analysis. VisionPro AP500, the most popular model of ASC International’s VisionPro AP family, is a sophisticated 3-dimensional solder paste measurement system coupled with an intuitive Wind...

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VisionPro AP500 - Automated 3D SPI
VisionPro HSi High Speed 3-D SPI

VisionPro HSi is high speed, sophisticated 3-dimensional solder paste measurement system coupled with an intuitive Windows® user interface, and packaged in a rugged, bench-top portable system designed for the electronics production floor. W...

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VisionPro HSi High Speed 3-D SPI
LineMaster FUSion Inline SPI

The LineMaster FUSion is ASC International's inline offering for high speed solder paste inspection. Focusing on a solution for those manufacturers seeking a lower cost alternative to more expensive inline systems, the LineMaster FUSion pro...

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LineMaster FUSion Inline SPI
VisionPro APXT 3D SPI

VisionPro APXT incorporates the sophisticated 3D measurement technology found in ASC International's VisionPro AP500 systems in a production-ready positioning and fixturing system capable of handling double-sided SMT ...

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VisionPro APXT 3D SPI
VisionPro AP212 3D SPI

VisionPro AP212 is a sophisticated 3D solder paste measurement system coupled with an intuitive Windows® user interface, and packaged in a rugged, bench-top system designed for the electronics production floor. With o...

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VisionPro AP212 3D SPI
VisionPro AV 862 Series Offline AOI

The AV862 Series of AOI solutions from ASC International provides manufactures with a solid platform to validate the overall variables associated with component placement. Absence / presence, polarity, OCR, solder inspection and lead quality can a...

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VisionPro AV 862 Series Offline AOI
VisionPro AV 871 Series Offline AOI

The AV871 Series of AOI solutions from ASC International builds upon the industry leading AV862 Series with the addition of a larger platform to manage oversized boards. Accepting boards as large as 22" x 26", the AV871Series meets the n...

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VisionPro AV 871 Series Offline AOI
VisionPro AV 880 Series Inline AOI

The AV880 Series of AOI solutions from ASC International provides the same high level inspection capabilities as found in our AV862/AV871 Series of AOI systems all wrapped into an inline platform for continuous flow requirements. A price to perfor...

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VisionPro AV 880 Series Inline AOI
MSS 130 Digital Scope

The MSS 130 Digital Scope includes plug-and-play to any computer system, a Multiply Image tool for image enhancement and clarity, and a Measurement tool for shapes such as line, circle, angle, center point, and arc. It works with a variety of lens...

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MSS 130 Digital Scope
1 technical article »
Solder Paste Measurement: A Yield Improvement Strategy That Helps Improve Profits

May 03, 2001 | Michael E. Riddle, ASC International

In this age of global competition, world class electronics manufacturers understand that increasing profit margins is accomplished not by increasing price or lowering the quality of components and workmanship, but by increasing production yields. Post-solder inspection ensures that your customers receive good product, but by separating the good boards from the bad boards you only measure yield, not improve it. A yield (and profit) improvement strategy consists of making measurements at critical stages, as early as possible in the assembly process, and adjusting the process parameters to achieve optimal performance....

67 news releases »
ASC International Celebrates Its 25th Year Anniversary

Mar 01, 2017 | ASC International today announced that the company is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017.

ASC International a successful family-owned, American-made company.
ASC International to Exhibit at IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego, CA

Jan 30, 2017 | ASC International today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #2727 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 14-16, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center.

VisionPro HSi.
Unicomp Technologies/ASC International to Demo X-ray at New England SMTA Expo

Nov 01, 2016 | ASC International today announced that it will be collaborating with Unicomp Technologies to highlight X-ray equipment at the SMTA New England Expo, scheduled to take place Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA.

ASC International to Exhibit 3D SPI at SMTA New England Expo

Nov 01, 2016 | ASC International today announced that it will exhibit at the SMTA New England Expo, scheduled to take place Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA.

ASC International to Demonstrate 100% High-Speed Offline SPI at SMTAI

Sep 19, 2016 | ASC International today announced that its VisionPro HSi will be featured in Booth #140 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place September 27-28, 2016 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.

VisionPro HSi.
ASC International to Exhibit at SMTA International

Aug 29, 2016 | ASC International today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #140 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place September 27-28, 2016 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.

The VisionPro Series of SPI systems incorporates the most advanced, rapid 3D inspection technology coupled with an intuitive Windows® 7 OS and packaged in a rugged, bench-top or standalone platform.
ASC International Receives High Customer Satisfaction Scores

Jul 20, 2016 | ASC International recently completed a study contracted with an independent third-party satisfaction firm to conduct a survey regarding the company’s overall customer satisfaction rate.

ASC International Highlights Unicomp Technologies’ X-ray at SMTA Upper Midwest Expo

Jun 28, 2016 | ASC International today announced that it is collaborating with Unicomp Technologies to highlight X-ray equipment at the SMTA Upper Midwest Expo, scheduled to take place Thursday, June 30, 2016 at the Minneapolis Marriot Southwest Hotel in Minnetonka, MN.

ASC International to Exhibit at SMTA Upper Midwest Expo

Jun 27, 2016 | ASC International today announced that it will exhibit at the SMTA Upper Midwest Expo, scheduled to take place Thursday, June 30, 2016 at the Minneapolis Marriot Southwest Hotel in Minnetonka, MN.

The VisionPro Series of SPI systems.
ASC International to Exhibit 3D SPI/AOI at SMTA Michigan

May 17, 2016 | ASC International today announced that it will exhibit at the SMTA Michigan Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Laurel Manor. ASC International will offer live demonstrations of the VisionPro M500 during the expo.

VisionPro M500.

57 more news releases from ASC International »

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ASC International

830 Tower Drive, Suite 200
Medina, MN 55340
USA

  • Phone +1-763-479-6210
  • Fax +1-763-479-6206

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