Christopher Associates Inc. today announced that it has released the Akila XR-3L large-format X-ray system for printed circuit fabrication and assembly applications.
Based on the award-winning XR-3 system architecture, the XR-3L provides the ability to inspect large panels for registration accuracy in the printed circuit fabrication process and for defects such as excess solder, insufficient solder, voids, bridging and other defects in printed circuit assembly. With its low-maintenance, sealed X-ray source and 118° emitter, the Akila XR-3 offers unparalleled performance and accuracy.
The XR-3L is ergonomically designed to ensure operator comfort and maximize performance. Its ease of use and intuitive software make it one of the most user-friendly systems on the market. The Akila X-ray systems break new ground in cost of ownership - they are designed for advanced applications and production with minimal maintenance and operating costs. The acquisition cost is among the most competitive in the industry, opening up new markets and applications.