PDR-America

Premier Manufacturer of BGA Rework Systems and Thermal Test HALT/HASS Systems. Company Features patented Focused Infrared-Visible IR systems Since 1987. Nozzle Free 4500 Systems Deployed with Global Network Sales and Support.

Repair/Rework, Soldering

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An overview of PDR SMT/BGA Focused IR Rework

At PDR we design and manufacture production and test equipment for the electronics assembly industry using only the finest components for optimum precision. PDR BGA Rework and Test Stations are some of the best available worldwide.

PDR was formed in 1985, launching the industry's first pioneering Visible IR systems utilizing PDR's patented "Enhanced Focused IR Technology". 30 Years later, PDR continues to be at the forefront of SMD Rework and Test Technology, working with many of the world's top names in,

  • Telecommunications
  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Avionics
  • Defense
  • Bio-Medical
  • Control Systems
  • Consumer Electronics
  • ​Research and Development
  • Maintenance and Repair Organizations
  • Contract Manufacturing

To support our customers, PDR provides Gold Standard Sales and Technical Support services from  PDR regional offices, plus a global network of professional sales/ support partners. Since 1987, PDR have successfully supplied over 4,500 systems to the world's electronics industry with each PDR customer making a clear, well informed decision to buy PDR IR technology.

There are many different Rework System choices out there but our customers feel comfortable to choose PDR, returning to us time and time again to benefit from our advanced precision thermal engineering.

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8 products »
PDR E3G BGA Rework Station Next Generation Rework Technology

The PDR IR-E3VG Evolution - Next Generation Rework System -  is made of only the finest materials and components for optimum precision and rework excellence. Combining PDR's ThermoActive software

Rework & Repair Equipment

PDR E3G BGA Rework Station Next Generation Rework Technology
IR-E6 XL Evolution - BGA Rework Station for PCBs up to 24

Ultimate Performance, BGA Rework Station for small-large PCBs upto 24"/620mm The PDR IR-E6 Evolution XL Rework System is made of only the finest materials and components for optimum precision and rework ex...

Rework & Repair Equipment

IR-E6 XL Evolution - BGA Rework Station for PCBs up to 24
PDR E3M Micro-Rework System with Enhanced Platform Design

PDR IR-E3M Evolution - Micro-Rework System with Enhanced Platform Design -  is made of only the finest materials and components for Micro-Precision Rework. Combining PDR's ThermoActive s...

Rework & Repair Equipment

PDR E3M Micro-Rework System with Enhanced Platform Design
PDR IR-TS One Focused IR Bench Top HALT/HASS Test System

The PDR IR-TS One HALT/HASS Test System has been designed to thermally cycle key critical components and assemblies to detect defects. Using PDR’s unique Non-Destructive Dual Thermal Stress Screening Process, based on a variation on HALT/HAS...

Test Equipment

PDR IR-TS One Focused IR Bench Top HALT/HASS Test System
PDR E3S Evolution Series with Dual Pyrometer Control

The PDR IR-E3S Evolution Series with Dual Pyrometer Control is engineered with only the finest materials and components for optimum precision and rework sustainability.  The PDR IR-E3S 

Rework & Repair Equipment

PDR E3S Evolution Series with Dual Pyrometer Control
PDR IR-C3i Entry Level Software Controlled Focused IR Rework System

The PDR IR-C3  Chipmate - Auto Profile Software Controlled Focused IR Rework System utilises PDR's ThermoActive Suite Software and is designed specifically for the removal and replacment of SMT/SMD compo...

Rework & Repair Equipment

PDR IR-C3i Entry Level Software Controlled Focused IR Rework System
PDR D3Vi Lower Cost Discovery Series Rework Station for PCBs upto 12

Professional SMD Rework Station for PCBs upto 12"/300mm. The PDR IR-D3Vi Discovery provides all the essential features for quality rework and is made of only the finest ...

Rework & Repair Equipment

PDR D3Vi Lower Cost Discovery Series Rework Station for PCBs upto 12
PDR IR-C3 Chipmate Entry-Level SMD/BGA Rework Station

The PDR IR-C3  Chipmate is designed specifically for the removal and replacment of SMT components and connectors when high-end optical placement systems are not required. The system easily tack...

Rework & Repair Equipment

PDR IR-C3 Chipmate Entry-Level SMD/BGA Rework Station
19 news releases »
PDR Americas Now Offers Three Versions of Its Best Selling SMD/BGA Rework Station

May 11, 2017 | PDR is pleased to announce that it now offers three versions that make up the IR-E3 Evolution Series of SMD/BGA Rework Stations. The PDR IR- E3G has been the company’s top selling station for many years, a clear preferred choice of customers worldwide. The versatile system is ideal for a very wide range of SMD/BGA/uBGA/CSP/LED applications on small-large sized PCBs. The PDR IR-E3 systems are available in three models – IR-E3S Standard, IR-E3G Gold and IR-E3M Micro Component/PCB Rework System – each configured perfectly for their respective roles.

IR-E3 Evolution Series of SMD/BGA Rework Stations.
PDR Americas and Horizon to Discuss Versatile IR Rework System for Small to Large PCB Assemblies

May 01, 2017 | PDR is pleased to announce that Horizon Sales will discuss the IR-E6 Evolution XL rework system at the SMTA Michigan Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Crossroads Conference Center in Grand Rapids, MI. Horizon Sales is PDR’s exclusive representative in the Midwestern U.S. The PDR IR-E6 SMD/BGA rework station, using PDR’s patented Focused IR technology, has been specifically designed to cope with the challenges of repairing today’s PCB assemblies.

IR-E6 Evolution XL rework system.
Learn about PDR’s Rapid Dual Thermal Defect Detection & Component / Solder-Joint Validation at SMTA Wisconsin

Apr 23, 2017 | PDR, a leader in IR rework, test and inspection, is pleased to announce that Horizon Sales will discuss its new PDR IR-TS Series of micro-focused HALT/HASS thermal test systems at the SMTA Wisconsin Expo & Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at the Milwaukee Airport Crowne Plaza in WI. Horizon Sales is PDR’s exclusive representative in the Midwestern U.S.

PDR IR-TS Series of micro-focused HALT/HASS thermal test systems.
New Rapid Dual Thermal Defect Detection & Component / Solder-Joint Validation from PDR Americas

Feb 28, 2017 | PDR is pleased to introduce the new PDR IR-TS Series of micro-focused HALT/HASS thermal test systems. The PDR IR-TS One Bench Top System and TS-2100 Cabinet System have been designed to thermally cycle key critical components and assemblies to detect defects. Applications include testing electronic assemblies, electronic devices, bonded structures of plastics and ceramics in a wide variety of fields, including medical, automotive, avionics, space and defense.

PDR IR-TS Series of micro-focused HALT/HASS thermal test systems.
PDR Americas Partners with Aligned Solutions, Inc.

Feb 02, 2017 | PDR Americas today announced the appointment of Aligned Solutions, Inc. as its manufacturers’ representative in select states in the greater Midwest. Harley Cole will represent PDR in KS, NE, IA and MO, and Greg Fall will represent the company throughout ND, SD, MN, and Northwest WI.

Greg Fall.
PDR Rework Systems Announces 30 Years since the First Pioneering IR Rework System

Feb 02, 2017 | PDR Americas is pleased to announce the 30-year anniversary of the development of the first pioneering IR system. 30 years and 4500 installed IR Rework Systems later, PDR has grown to offer a world-class global sales and support network through its alliance partners.

IR Rework Systems.
PDR Americas Signs on MAN-TechSystems in Northern Cali

Jan 19, 2017 | PDR Americas is pleased to announce the appointment of MAN-TechSystems as its manufacturers’ representative in Northern California. MAN-TechSystems has been a manufacturers’ representative for electronics assembly equipment in Northern California for more than 20 years. The rep firm provides complete installation, training, applications and machine repair.

Arnie Greenberg.
No Money Down Leases on PDR Americas’ Rework, Test & Inspection

Jan 17, 2017 | PDR Americas is pleased to offer no money down leasing options. The PDR Leasing Partner Alliance offers a complete range of sensible leasing options to fit your firm’s needs. From conventional leasing plans to zero percent down and delayed payment programs with graduated monthly payment possibilities, PDR Lease Alliance Partners can provide your organization with the leasing structure you need to manage your firm’s growth.

PDR Rework Releases Intelligent One-Touch Automated Thermal Process Control Software – Visit Booth #2753 at APEX

Jan 15, 2017 | PDR Americas today announced a new rework control package that reduces setup and changeover times effectively to zero and makes precision rework as simple as pushing a button. The ThermoActive+ Software will be demonstrated in Booth #2753 at the 2017 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 14-16, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center in Calif.

ThermoActive+ Software.
New IPC 7711/7721 Rev. “C” The Rework and Repair of Electronic Assemblies – Focused IR

Jan 15, 2017 | PDR Americas, a leader in IR rework, test and inspection, is pleased to announce that the new IPC 7711/7721 Rev. C standard – The Rework and Repair of Electronic Assemblies – now includes focused infrared technology as a method for the removal and replacement of components. PDR offers the only systems on the market that have this technology.

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Contact information

PDR-America

3869 Dividend Drive
Shingle Springs, California, 95682
USA

  • Phone 530-676-6262
  • Fax 530-676-6265

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India

PDR India

No. 37 - A, Venkatesanagar, 2nd Maind, Road, Extension - II, Virugambakkam
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600 092, India

  • Phone + 91 (0) 44-237-62227

Europe & Asia

PDR- Design & Manufacturing Centre

Unit 3 Stanley Centre, Kelvin Way
Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 9SE, United Kingdom

  • Phone +44 (0)1293-614-000

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