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CyberOptics to Demonstrate the New SQ3000 3D AOI with Multi-Reflection Suppression Technology Inside

Feb 04, 2015 | CyberOptics® Corporation announces that it will demonstrate the new SQ3000™ 3D Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) system in Booth #3332 at the IPC APEX EXPO, Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in California.

CyberOptics Corporation

SQ3000 3D AOI with Multi-Reflection Suppression Technology Inside.

CyberOptics Corporation

CYBEROPTICS is a global leader in high-precision 3D sensors that significantly improve yields and productivity in the 3D scanning and metrology, Surface Mount Technology & Semiconductor Markets

Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Inspection

Count On Tools Inc. Expands Panasonic Nozzles for NPM Equipment

Feb 04, 2015 | Count On Tools announces that it now offers a complete line of nozzles for the Panasonic NPM machines. These nozzle designs enable highly accurate, repeatable, optimized chip placement. The NPM Series equipment optimizes the latest technologies into a lean modular solution for changing, expanding and evolving electronic assembly needs.

Count On Tools, Inc.

Panasonic NPM machines.

Count On Tools, Inc.

COT specializes in high quality SMT nozzles and consumables for pick and place machines. We provide special engineering design service of custom nozzles for those unique and odd components.

Gainesville, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Contract Manufacturer

IPC President and CEO John Mitchell Releases Statement on President Obama’s FY16 Budget

Feb 04, 2015 | On Monday, President Obama released his Fiscal Year 2016 Budget of the U.S. Government. Included in the budget is funding to expand the National Network of Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) as well as a 5.5 percent increase from 2015 of $146 billion for research and development (R&D) initiatives. “IPC applauds the President for his commitment to grow advanced manufacturing and increase federal R&D investment, both of which are a critical part of IPC’s Global Policy Framework for 2015,” said John Mitchell, IPC President and CEO.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Events Organizer

Kinetic Bootie Butler Now Available

Feb 04, 2015 | Blue Thunder Technologies, a distributor and manufacturer of supplies for cleanroom and industrial applications has been announced as a North American distributor of the Bootie Butler Automatic Shoe Cover Dispenser.

Blue Thunder Technologies, Inc.

Blue Thunder Technologies, Inc.

Blue Thunder Technologies manufactures a wide variety of wiping products and can supply virtually any type of consumable item used in cleanrooms, assembly lines, laboratories, and manufacturing.

Enfield, Connecticut, USA

Adhesives/Dispensing, Antistatic, Assembly, Repair/Rework, Soldering

DDM Novastar Announces Expanded Service & Support

Feb 04, 2015 | DDM Novastar has expanded its service and support staffing to provide quicker response times and more direct focus on service requests, troubleshooting, field service, application assistance, parts identification, and customer training.

DDM Novastar

Jerry Schock, new Technical Service Manager

DDM Novastar

Turnkey SMT assembly solutions, manual & automated stencil printers, manual & automatic pick & place systems with dispensers, wave solder & selective solder machines, lead free solder reflow ovens, component counters, & thru-hole

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Screen Printing, Soldering, Turnkey

Panasonic: Innovative Solutions for Any Mix Any Volume Manufacturing at APEX

Feb 03, 2015 | Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America will premiere new hardware, application, and software solutions that amplify the depth and breadth of their total solutions for “Any Mix Any Volume” in booth 3539 at IPC APEX 2015.

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America (PFSA)

PFSA develops and supports innovative manufacturing automation equipment, processes and solutions around the core of electronic assembly, microelectronic, software and circuit manufacturing

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, OEM

RPS to Host Originals and New Comers at the 2015 IPC APEX Exhibition

Feb 03, 2015 | RPS Automation LLC has made plans to display four systems from their Selective Soldering line at the upcoming IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego, February 24-26. This display will introduce exhibition attendees to the classic systems that put RPS Automation on the map, as well as the new, economical machines that are expanding their product offering capabilities.

Hentec Industries, Inc. (RPS Automation)

Hentec Industries, Inc. (RPS Automation)

Hentec Industries, Inc. designs and manufacturers high quality precision machines for use in selective soldering, lead tinning, and solderability testing applications.

Newman Lake, Washington, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering, Test Services

SCS Releases New Ionograph® Contamination Test Systems

Feb 02, 2015 | Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) introduces the new Ionograph® SMD V and Ionograph® BT Series (bench top) contamination test systems. The redesigned SCS Ionograph SMD V is the latest in SCS’s line of ionic contamination test systems and the SCS Ionograph BT Series is a redesign of the current I500M Benchtop Ionographs.

Specialty Coating Systems

Ionograph Contamination Test Systems.

Specialty Coating Systems

For over 40 years, Specialty Coating Systems has provided high quality Parylene conformal coating services and expertise to the medical device, electronics, automotive and military/aerospace industries.

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Adhesives/Dispensing

Saline Lectronics Hires Jeff Riedel, Lean Champion, to Implement an Innovative Lean Culture

Feb 02, 2015 | Saline Lectronics announces the addition of Jeff Riedel as Lean Champion to its manufacturing team. Saline Lectronics’ commitment to the implementation of a lean culture will allow the company to maintain current growth trajectories and make holistic process efficiency improvements.

Saline Lectronics, Inc

Jeff Riedel as Lean Champion to its manufacturing team.

Saline Lectronics, Inc

An electronic manufacturing services and solutions provider. Capabilities include BGA, Micro-BGA, Surface Mount or Through-Hole Technology assembly.

Saline, Michigan, USA

Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Assembly, Test Services, Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

Torenko and Associates Signs on Its 75th SMT Account in Mexico

Feb 02, 2015 | Torenko and Associate announces that it has signed on its 75th Mexican national account for SMT equipment.

Torenko & Associates

Ron Torenko,Founder of Torenko and Associates.

Torenko & Associates

A leading manufacturer’s representative organization specializing in the sales and marketing of premiere electronic assembly equipment, production tools, test, inspection, and consumable products.

Sunnyvale, Texas, USA

Manufacturer's Rep

Gen3 Systems to Exhibit New SIR and CAF Systems with Ascentech LLC at the IPC APEX EXPO

Feb 02, 2015 | Gen3 Systems Limited today announced that it will exhibit at the IPC APEX EXPO alongside its North American Distributor Ascentech LLC. Gen3 Systems will be present on Booth #1028 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, and will introduce new and improved products for electronics manufacturing at the trade show.

Gen3 Systems

AutoSIR 2 Measurement system.

Gen3 Systems

Gen3 Systems is a specialist manufacturer of test and measurement equipment used to help predict reliability of electronic circuits and systems in the field.

Farnborough Hampshire, United Kingdom

Assembly, Cleaning, Inspection, Test Services

SolderStar Announce a New Sales and Support Partner in Spain

Feb 01, 2015 | SolderStar has announced the appointment of Nufesa Electronics as a new sales and support partner for Spain.

Solderstar

Solderstar

SolderStar is one of the world's leaders in thermal management systems, with over a decade of specializing in the design, development and manufacture of thermal profiling equipment for the lead-free electronics industry.

Rochdale, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Soldering, Test Services, OEM, Software Manufacturer

Vi TECHNOLOGY Appoints Business Development Manager in Europe

Feb 01, 2015 | Vi TECHNOLOGY announces that it has appointed a new Business Development Manager for Eastern Europe. Krisztián Kern will provide full sales support for Vi TECHNOLOGY’s customers in his respective territory.

Vi TECHNOLOGY

Business Development Manager for Eastern Europe. Krisztián Kern.

Vi TECHNOLOGY

Vi TECHNOLOGY is a worldwide global supplier of a wide range of innovative Automated Inspection AOI, 3D-SPI equipment and software solutions that provide real time data collection and correlation across the SMT line.

Richardson, Texas, USA

Inspection

Cogiscan Partners with InterLatin to bring TTC Solutions to Mexico

Feb 01, 2015 | Cogiscan announces that it has teamed with InterLatin to provide and support TTC Solutions throughout Mexico.

Cogiscan Inc.

InterLatin to bring TTC Solutions to Mexico.

Cogiscan Inc.

Cogiscan provides factory-wide electronics manufacturing traceability (TTC), MSD control, component set up verification, PCB assembly error-proofing, components inventory management.

Bromont, Quebec, Canada

Inspection, Software Manufacturer

FCT’s Stencil Division Commemorates 20-Year Milestone

Jan 29, 2015 | FCT Assembly is pleased to announce the 20th anniversary of the Fine Line Stencil division. Shortly after FCT Assembly was established in 2004, Fine Line Stencil was acquired.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

Brent Nolan, President, Fine Line Stencil.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

With numerous facilities in the United States, we are one of the electronics industry's leading manufacturers of lead-free solder products, superior quality stencils, and precision cut parts.

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Kintner Equipment to Represent Speedprint in New York

Jan 29, 2015 | Speedprint Technology announces the appointment of Kintner Equipment Corporation as its manufacturers’ representative. Walter Kintner will represent Speedprint’s leading-edge stencil print technology throughout New York.

Speedprint Technology

Walter Kintner, Kintner Equipment Corporation.

Speedprint Technology

Manufacturer of full function in-line automatic Stencil Printers.

Dorset, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Screen Printing

Pickering Interfaces Introduces Two New PCI and PXI Programmable Resistors

Jan 29, 2015 | Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of PCI and PXI Programmable Resistors with the introduction of two new Programmable Resistor & Relay solutions.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

PXI Programmable Resistor & Relay Module (model 40-294).

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Manufacturer of commercial and custom switching systems used in the electronics test market and for imbedded switch systems in OEM equipment.

Essex, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Components

Mydata, Universal, DEK & Other Manufacturing Equipment In PA Up For Sale

Jan 28, 2015 | Baja Bid will be selling some electronic manufacturing equipment from one of their good customers in Horsham, Pennsylvania. The equipment is currently in production but is scheduled to be taken off-line in March of this year. There is no auction being planned at this time but sales orders are being taken with a release date during the month of March.

Baja Bid

Baja Bid

BAJA Bid was founded to form an auction organization with the primary objective of providing an outstanding experience for both our buyers and sellers.

Odessa, Florida, USA

Equipment Auctions, Equipment Dealer / Broker

Universal Holder System for Ekra Serio Retrofit

Jan 28, 2015 | Transition Automation announces the availability of Permalex Universal Holder and Blade Assemblies for installation on Ekra Serio printing systems.

Transition Automation, Inc.

Pictured is a pair of Universal Permalex holder and blade assemblies for Ekra Serio Users.

Transition Automation, Inc.

Transition Automation is a pioneering company which develops and sells advanced Permalex Edge Metal Squeegees for SMT printing, and also precision SMT printing systems.

Tyngsboro, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Universal Holder System for Ekra Serio Retrofit

Jan 28, 2015 | Transition Automation, Inc., announces the availability of Permalex Universal Holder and Blade Assemblies for installation on Ekra Serio printing systems. The new adaptor system is compatible with the quick install system used in this in-line printer system. User’s who wish to employ the Permalex Edge metal squeegees for long life SMT printing may now do so on this platform. The part number is: PLX-EKR-U-xx-PR, and is in stock for immediate delivery. These holders feature sliding paste retainers, optional spring loaded paste retainers, and long life Polymer infused Permalex blades.

Transition Automation, Inc.

Transition Automation, Inc.

Transition Automation is a pioneering company which develops and sells advanced Permalex Edge Metal Squeegees for SMT printing, and also precision SMT printing systems.

Tyngsboro, Massachusetts, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment

Join Metcal’s UK Team at Southern Manufacturing

Jan 28, 2015 | Metcal today announced plans to exhibit in the Solder Connection Stand B80 at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics, scheduled to take place Feb. 10-12, 2015 in Farnborough, Hampshire.

Metcal

Metcal’s Scorpion Rework System.

Metcal

Manufacturer of high-performance precision rework systems for the electronics bench. Product lines include: Hand Soldering and Desoldering, Convection Rework products, Fume Extraction and Fluid Dispensing tools.

Cypress, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Repair/Rework, Soldering

GEN3 Systems to Showcase MEK’s In-Line Bottom Side PCB Inspection at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics - Stand L28

Jan 28, 2015 | Gen3 Systems will showcase MEK’s (Marantz Business Electronics) SpectorBOX “Bottom-Up” 3D Modular AOI system at Southern Manufacturing & Electronics, FIVE, Farnborough February 10-12, 2015. The system replaces traditional board flipping alternatives in less space and at a lower cost.

Gen3 Systems

SpectorBOX.

Gen3 Systems

Gen3 Systems is a specialist manufacturer of test and measurement equipment used to help predict reliability of electronic circuits and systems in the field.

Farnborough Hampshire, United Kingdom

Assembly, Cleaning, Inspection, Test Services

Pacific X-ray Imaging (PXI) announces a new release version and direct sales of their PXi-Pro X-ray Image Analysis Processors and field upgrade kits

Jan 28, 2015 | Pacific X-ray Imaging, a San Diego based supplier of Industrial X-ray Imaging systems and components, announced today a new and improved version of their PXi-Pro X-Ray Image Analysis Processing software.

Pacific X-ray Imaging

PXi-Pro X-ray Image Analysis Software

Pacific X-ray Imaging

Design, manufacture, refurbish, service and support of x-ray inspection equipment.

San Diego, California, USA

Inspection

Yamaha to Showcase the Sigma™ Series Mounter Platform at APEX 2015

Jan 28, 2015 | Yamaha Motor Co. is finalizing an aggressive transition plan to incorporate the Hitachi Sigma Mounter Platform into their already extensive portfolio of SMT Mounters, Printers, Dispensers, Hybrid Placers and Inspection / X-Ray Machines. This follows the announcement in September 2014 whereby Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation (TOKYO: 8036; Hitachi High-Tech) resolved to withdraw from the chip mounter business, and concluded a contract to partially transfer assets related to the surface mounter business to Yamaha.

Yamaha Motor IM America, Inc.

Yamaha Motor IM America, Inc.

Yamaha Motor IM America offers Single and Dual Lane production Printers, Mounters and AOI.

Kennesaw, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Inspection

MicroCare Corp. Highlights ‘Green’ Cleaning Innovations at IPC APEX EXPO

Jan 27, 2015 | MicroCare Corporation is introducing its newest range of electronics cleaners and cost-saving SMT production aids at IPC APEX EXPO, Booth #2733, in San Diego CA from 24-26 February.

MicroCare Corporation

VOC-free TidyPen.

MicroCare Corporation

The leading supplier of cleaners and lubricants for critical environments.

New Britain, Connecticut, USA

Cleaning

Speedprint Kicks Off the New Year with a New Rep in the Midwest

Jan 27, 2015 | Speedprint Technology announces the appointment of Production Automation Corporation (PAC) as its manufacturers’ representative. Steve Block, Marshall Canaday and Curt Anderson will represent Speedprint’s leading-edge stencil print technology in Minnesota, North and South Dakota, Iowa and Western WI.

Speedprint Technology

Speedprint Technology

Manufacturer of full function in-line automatic Stencil Printers.

Dorset, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Screen Printing

IPC Releases Global Public Policy Framework for 2015; Announces Dates for “IMPACT 2015: IPC ON CAPITOL HILL”

Jan 27, 2015 | The world’s leading advocate for the electronics industry today released its Global Policy Framework for 2015, outlining its top public policy priorities to promote a strong manufacturing economy.

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

IPC is the trade association for the printed wiring board and electronics assembly industries.

Bannockburn, Illinois, USA

Association, Non-Profit, Events Organizer

HyperLynx Alliance Accelerates High-Speed Design-Ins and Verification

Jan 27, 2015 | Mentor Graphics and Key Industry Partners Align Analysis Tools, Methodologies, Models, and Reference Designs.

Mentor Graphics

Mentor Graphics

A leader in software solutions for electroncs design, Mentor Graphics is the only EDA company with a total end-to-end solution for design though manufacturing.

Wilsonville, Oregon, USA

Design, Software Manufacturer

Altus Group Demonstrates its Newest Portfolio Additions at the Southern Manufacturing and Electronics Exhibition

Jan 27, 2015 | Altus Group will be introducing a number of new portfolio additions to visitors at the Southern Manufacturing and Electronics exhibition in Farnborough from 10 – 12 February.

Altus Group

Z: LEX YSM2modular surface mounter.

Altus Group

The Altus Group is one of the fastest growing distribution companies in east Central Europe. We have a seperate division that refurbishes second user equipment for the electronics industry using our reknowned customer support team.

Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom

Distributor

MicroCare Europe Highlights ‘Green’ Cleaning Innovations at Enova For the First Time

Jan 27, 2015 | MicroCare Europe will be introducing its newest range of electronics and fibre optic cleaning tools for the first time at the Enova Expo in Toulouse, Stand E18, from 11-12 March 2015.

MicroCare Corporation

MicroCare Corporation

The leading supplier of cleaners and lubricants for critical environments.

New Britain, Connecticut, USA

Cleaning

SAMSUNG to Display Full Line of SMT Machines at APEX 2015

Jan 27, 2015 | SAMSUNG C&T Automation will exhibit in Booth #2317 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in California.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

EXCEN FLEX Flexible High Speed Modular Mounter.

Hanwha Techwin CO., LTD.

SCTA develops and offers SMT assembly line solutions and machines for customers in North America. Samsung offers pick and place machines, screen printers, reflow ovens, accessory machines, and software products.

Irvine, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Screen Printing

SCS Introduces the Precisioncoat V Conformal Coating System

Jan 27, 2015 | Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) introduces its new Precisioncoat V conformal coating system. The Precisioncoat V, available in conformal coating, dispensing and/or potting platforms, offers maximum flexibility and efficiency for manufacturers.

Specialty Coating Systems

Precisioncoat V conformal coating system.

Specialty Coating Systems

For over 40 years, Specialty Coating Systems has provided high quality Parylene conformal coating services and expertise to the medical device, electronics, automotive and military/aerospace industries.

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Adhesives/Dispensing

Pickering Interfaces Introduces New High-Density LXI Switching Matrix Modules

Jan 27, 2015 | Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of LXI switching matrices with the introduction of new high-density matrix modules.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

High-Density LXI Switching Matrix (60-553).

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Manufacturer of commercial and custom switching systems used in the electronics test market and for imbedded switch systems in OEM equipment.

Essex, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Components

Count On Tools Inc. to Launch INSTOCK Consignment Program for SMT Nozzles, Tooling and Consumables

Jan 27, 2015 | Count On Tools is launching an innovative program designed to give EMS companies on-demand access to high-quality SMT nozzles, tooling and consumables for more than 20 of the top pick-and-place equipment vendors. The INSTOCK Consignment Program has been developed to give EMS companies and contract manufacturers immediate access to project-critical products with no up-front inventory costs or risk of overstock.

Count On Tools, Inc.

Count On Tools, Inc.

COT specializes in high quality SMT nozzles and consumables for pick and place machines. We provide special engineering design service of custom nozzles for those unique and odd components.

Gainesville, Georgia, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Pick and Place, Repair/Rework, Contract Manufacturer

MacAllister and Associates Joins A-Laser’s Rep Team

Jan 27, 2015 | A-Laser is pleased to announce the addition of MacAllister and Associates to their group of representatives. MacAllister and Associates primarily focus on the northeast region of the country with main offices in the Greater Boston area. Additionally, the company provides coverage of the entire East Coast.

A-Laser, Inc.

From left to right: Scott J. MacAllister, Scott A. MacAllister and Alex MacAllister.

A-Laser, Inc.

Custom laser cutting services and precision parts manufacturing.

Milpitas, California, USA

Component Preparation, Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

The Balver Zinn Group to Supply BRILLIANT B2012 Solder Wire for the APEX Hand Soldering Competition

Jan 27, 2015 | The Balver Zinn Group announces that Cobar Solder Products Inc. is sponsoring the fourth annual IPC APEX EXPO® Hand Soldering Competition, scheduled to take place Feb. 26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. Cobar Solder Products is contributing Balver Zinn’s BRILLIANT B2012 SAC305 (SN97C) solder wire is halide-free, rosin-based and designed for manual and robotic soldering.

Balver Zinn

BRILLIANT B2012 SAC305 (SN97C) solder wire is halide-free.

Balver Zinn

Manufacturer of solders, high-quality anodes, alloys and wires for the electronic industry and surface refinement applications. Lead free products for the electronic industry are one of the core competencies of the company.

Balve, Germany

Manufacturer of Components, Manufacturer of Assembled PCBs, Soldering, IPC Standards Certification Center, Training Provider

Nihon Superior Announces Successful Product Launches at NEPCON Japan

Jan 27, 2015 | Nihon Superior recently exhibited at NEPCON Japan at the Tokyo Big Sight in Japan. The company had a successful show with high interest in its newly developed products and several new technologies.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Alconano Nano-Silver Paste.

Nihon Superior Co., Ltd.

Nihon has been a leader in soldering and brazing since 1966. Nihon manufactures SMT solder joining materials e.g. lead-free solder (SN100C:Sn-Cu-Ni-Ge etc): solder paste, solder spheres, flux cored solder wire, solder bar, etc.

Osaka, Japan

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

André Tailleur Joins Techcon Systems as Regional Sales Manager – Northern & Western Europe

Jan 27, 2015 | Techcon Systems is pleased to announce the addition of André Tailleur as Regional Sales Manager - Northern & Western Europe. André will cover the Northwestern territory for Techcon Systems, including the following regions: Scandinavia, UK, Ireland, France, Benelux, Spain, Portugal, North Africa, and Turkey.

Techcon Systems

André Tailleur joins Techcon Systems as Regional Sales Manager – Northern & Western Europe.

Techcon Systems

Techcon offers a wide array of fluid dispensing products and provides dispensing components ranging from disposable accessories to complete microprocessor-controlled dispensing systems, and precision valves.

Cypress, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing

Engineered Material Systems Introduces a New 535-11M-3 UV Cure Adhesive

Jan 27, 2015 | Engineered Material Systems is pleased to debut its 535-11M-3 UV cured epoxy. 535-11M-3 was developed to pass the rigorous reliability requirements in disk drive, camera module, photonics and circuit assembly applications.

Engineered Materials Systems, Inc.

Engineered Materials Systems, Inc.

A global manufacturer of adhesives, conductives and encapsulants. For over 20 years, EMS has formulated state of the art acrylics, epoxies, silicones and urethanes.

Delaware, Ohio, USA

OEM

Metcal Is a Premier Sponsor of the IPC APEX EXPO Hand Soldering World Championship

Jan 27, 2015 | Metcal has announced that it is a premier sponsor of the fourth annual IPC APEX EXPO® Hand Soldering World Championship, scheduled to take place Feb. 26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. In addition to its sponsorship, Metcal will award a Metcal MX-5200 Soldering System to the world champion (this is in addition to the cash prize awarded by IPC).

Metcal

Metcal

Manufacturer of high-performance precision rework systems for the electronics bench. Product lines include: Hand Soldering and Desoldering, Convection Rework products, Fume Extraction and Fluid Dispensing tools.

Cypress, California, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Adhesives/Dispensing, Repair/Rework, Soldering

Aqueous Technologies Appoints Two New Sales Partners

Jan 27, 2015 | Aqueous Technologies has appointed two new sales partners. Quantum Systems was appointed as Aqueous Technologies’ exclusive sales partner for the Arizona, New Mexico regions of the United States and the Sonora region of Mexico. BRL Marketing & Sales was appointed as Aqueous Technologies exclusive sales partner in Illinois and Wisconsin.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

BRL and Quantum Sales as our new sales partners.

Aqueous Technologies Corporation

Manufacturer of aqueous-based defluxing equipment, cleanliness testing equipment, and stencil cleaning equipment.

Rancho Cucamonga, California, USA

Cleaning

New Electronics Manufacturing Equipment Tech Revolution Driven By High-Performance and High-Precision Electronics Products

Jan 26, 2015 | According to the Report on the Operation of the Electronic & Information Industry: January to November 2014, written by the Ministry of Industry & Information Technology (MIIT), in the first 11 months of last year, there was steady and continued growth in manufacturing. The added value of large-scale electronics and information manufacturing grew by 12% y-o-y, and in the eastern parts of China sales peaked at RMB 7,260.4 billion, an increase of 6.7%, which accounted for an overall 77.8% of total exports.

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions is the world's leading events organiser, with a growing portfolio of more than 440 events in 36 countries, and a staff of over 2,500 exhibition specialists.

28 The Quadrant, United Kingdom

Events Organizer

Pickering Interfaces Introduces New High-Density LXI Switching Matrix Modules

Jan 26, 2015 | Pickering Interfaces is expanding its range of LXI switching matrices with the introduction of new high-density matrix modules.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

The High-Density LXI Switching Matrix (60-553) has been designed specifically to support high relay closure counts to optimize its use with a digital multimeter (DMM) or source meter for checking for insulation problems between a single contact and all other contacts in the unit under test (UUT), requiring the closure of up to 1024 crosspoint relays.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Manufacturer of commercial and custom switching systems used in the electronics test market and for imbedded switch systems in OEM equipment.

Essex, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Components

PCB Test Exhibition & Seminar - ‘ElectroTestExpo 2015’ Date and Venue announced

Jan 26, 2015 | Now enjoying its sixth consecutive year of free-to-attend events, ElectroTestExpo will commence its unique combination of drop-in tabletop exhibition and seminar on March 25th at one of the UK’s most unique attractions – the National Space Centre, Leicester.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Manufacturer of commercial and custom switching systems used in the electronics test market and for imbedded switch systems in OEM equipment.

Essex, United Kingdom

Manufacturer of Components

A-Laser Announces Speakers for MID Tech Day

Jan 25, 2015 | A-Laser is pleased to announce the panel of technical speakers who will be presenting on Laser Direct Structuring (LDS) and Molded Interconnect Devices (MIDs) during the FREE technical event on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 at its facility in Milpitas, CA.

A-Laser, Inc.

Aaron Johnson Vice President of Marketing & Customer Strategy Accumold.

A-Laser, Inc.

Custom laser cutting services and precision parts manufacturing.

Milpitas, California, USA

Component Preparation, Contract Manufacturer, Service Provider

ISVI Corp. announces distribution partnership with Rauscher GmbH for the German, Swiss and Austrian machine vision markets

Jan 25, 2015 | ISVI Corp. has announced the signing of a distribution agreement with Rauscher GmbH to address the German, Swiss and Austrian machine vision markets for high-speed, high-resolution cameras.

ISVI - Industrial Sensor Vision International Corporation

ISVI - Industrial Sensor Vision International Corporation

Industrial Sensor Vision International specializes in advanced camera technology of high resolution fast speed cameras for automation, AOI, 2-D/3-D, SPI inspection and wafer inspection.

Oxford, Connecticut, USA

Inspection

FCT Assembly to Exhibit at Local SMTA Rocky Mountain Expo

Jan 25, 2015 | FCT Assembly today announced plans to exhibit at the SMTA Rocky Mountain Expo Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 at the West Club at Mile High Stadium in Denver, CO. Solder experts will be available to discuss FCT’s NanoSlic® Gold stencil and line of solution driven solder pastes.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

FCT ASSEMBLY, INC.

With numerous facilities in the United States, we are one of the electronics industry's leading manufacturers of lead-free solder products, superior quality stencils, and precision cut parts.

Greeley, Colorado, USA

Manufacturer of Assembly Material, Soldering

Libra Industries Marks 35 Year Milestone

Jan 25, 2015 | Libra Industries is pleased to announce the company’s 35-year anniversary. Since 1980, Libra Industries has been a leading provider of customized manufacturing solutions serving organizations in a variety of industries with technically sophisticated manufacturing and quality requirements.

Libra Industries, Inc.

Rod Howell, CEO of Libra Industries.

Libra Industries, Inc.

A leading provider of integrated Electronic Manufacturing Services serving OEM manufacturers dealing with complex or technically sophisticated manufacturing requirements in diverse industries and applications.

Mentor, Ohio, USA

Contract Manufacturer

Aqua Klean Systems to Exhibit Advanced New Cleaning Systems at APEX

Jan 25, 2015 | Aqua Klean Systems will exhibit in Booth #607 at the 2015 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24–26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center. Aqua Klean Systems will exhibit the Typhoon T-8 Chemistry Cleaner, T-15, T-12, and T-9 Water Soluble Cleaners. Aqua Klean also will launch its new Ultra Sonic stencil cleaner product at the show.

Aqua Klean Systems

Typhoon T-8 Chemistry Cleaner.

Aqua Klean Systems

Aqua Klean Systems primarily manufactures inline cleaners and DI water recirculation systems. We service many industries, but have extensive knowledge in the Electronic and Semiconductor Industries.

Anaheim, California, USA

Cleaning

Ersa to Show the New SMARTFLOW 2020 and HOTFLOW Systems

Jan 25, 2015 | Kurtz Ersa North America will exhibit in Booth #2601 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. For the first time, Ersa will display the new Smartflow 2020 selective soldering system and HOTFLOW 3/20 third generation reflow oven.

kurtz ersa Corporation

HOTFLOW 3/20.

kurtz ersa Corporation

Manufacturer of Selective Soldering Systems, Ersascope BGA Inspection Systems, BGA Rework Systems, Soldering Irons, Wave Solder and Reflow Equipment.

Wertheim, Germany

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Soldering

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