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Jan 28, 2015

Metcal’s Scorpion Rework System.

Metcal’s Scorpion Rework System.

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.

Company representatives will demonstrate Metcal’s Scorpion Rework System with Automatic Placement Package (APR-1200A-SRS-MOB), capable of 50mm of motorized travel in the Z-axis and a full 360° in ϴ (Theta). The system offers fine motor control in the Z-axis and ϴ during alignment of the component to the pad. The SmartPlace Technology vision system features a dual, full color HD camera with a selectable camera view.  It also provides diffused LED lighting for shadow-free component alignment.

Additionally, Solder Connection representatives will discuss Metcal’s Hand Soldering & Desoldering, Hot Air Rework and Fume Extraction range, including the MX5200, MX500, MFR1100, MFR2200, MFR1350, HCT120, HCT900, BVX101 and BVX201 systems. For more information about any of Metcal’s bench tool solutions, visit www.metcal.com.


Since 1982, Metcal has been a recognized worldwide leader in the electronics assembly marketplace. As part of OK International, Metcal’s industry-leading position addressing advanced technology in conduction soldering and rework/repair, has and will continue to broaden to a full electronics bench tool single-source solution. Metcal product lines currently include: hand soldering and desoldering, convection rework products, fume extraction and fluid dispensing tools. For more information, visit www.metcal.com.

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