Soldering Equipment & Supplies

Materials & Material Processing

IBL Technologies Brings its Economy Vapor Phase Soldering System to the PHASE 4, Inc. Mini Show

July 15, 2016

BURNSVILLE, MN - July 2016 - IBL Technologies, LLC today announced plans to participate in the PHASE 4, Inc. Mini-show Technical conference, scheduled to take place August 9-11, 2016 at TechShop in Chandler, AZ. Jochen Lipp, CEO of IBL Technologies, will be available to demonstrate the redesigned SV260 Economy Vapor Phase Soldering Machine for small series and prototyping. The SV260 reflow... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Firstronic Installs Third CX Model Inline Vapor Phase Reflow System from IBL Technologies

June 3, 2016

BURNSVILLE, MN - May 2016 - IBL Technologies, LLC announces that Firstronic LLC (www.firstronic.com), headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, has installed its third CX Model Inline Vapor Phase Reflow system. “Firstronic is pleased to add another IBL Vapor Phase reflow oven to our plant in Mexico,” said John Sammut, Firstronic’s CEO and President. “This expanded capability is intended to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-cored Wire offers high feed speed potential.

May 20, 2016

Available in 3/32 in. diameter, FabCO® 85HXP Wire optimizes deposition rates and travel speeds, particularly when welding thick materials up to 6–8 in. Gas-shielded flux-cored wire operates with 100% CO2 and has AWS classification of E70T-5CJ H4. Low hydrogen levels help mitigate cracking risks and rework. Wire is suited for flat and horizontal welding of earth moving equipment, non-alloyed and fine grain steels, as well as manufacture of equipment for use in severe service conditions. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Resistance Soldering Tool is designed for facilitated handling.

May 16, 2016

Triton PTH (Press to Heat), or HOT LIPS, includes transformer housed in box with carry handle. This design promotes transformer mobility and stability. Using plier action to supply instant heat, handheld tool draws up to 30 A on High setting and at no load resistance. Carbon electrodes are standard, and wire electrode tips are alternatively available to reach tight areas. Weighing 4 oz, this 7 ¼ x 1 x 2 in. tool comes with 4 ft power cord. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

ECTC is 1 Month Away! Visit Yincae Booth # 506 May 31st to June 3rd

May 12, 2016

ECTC is 1 MONTH AWAY! VISIT YINCAE BOOTH # 506 May 31st to June 3rd Albany, NY – ECTC is only 1 month away! The tradeshow will take place at The Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas, NV from May 31st to June 3rd. YINCAE hopes that you will stop by our Booth 506 to learn more about YINCAE and the innovative products we have to offer. YINCAE offers a variety of exclusive Adhesives, Thermal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Henkel Solder and Thermal Innovations Earn Industry Recognition

April 26, 2016

Henkel Adhesive Technologies’ Electronics business was the big winner at the NPI Awards presented at last month’s APEX event in Las Vegas.  Scoring victories in the Solder Materials and Underfill/Thermal Interface Materials categories for its Loctite® GC 3W and Gap Pad® EMI 1.0 materials, respectively, Henkel continues its streak of award wins for innovative product development.  Hosted... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Low Manganese Wires help meet environmental regulations.

April 19, 2016

In addition to low manganese levels, FabCO® Element 71C and 71M offer optimized out-of-position capabilities, enabling welding operators to create quality welds regardless of joint placement. Gas-shielded flux-cored wires produce low spatter levels and have fast-freezing, easy-to-remove slag. Available in diameters of 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in. on 33 lb fiber spools, Element 71C is formulated to operate with 100% CO2 shielding gas, while Element 71M operates with 75–90% argon and balance of CO2. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Spraying of Abrasive Soldering Paste

April 6, 2016

ViscoTec has proven high expertise particularly in complex dosing environments. ViscoTec's brand preeflow shows the capability to operate reliable, extremely precise and repeatable for various applications in many industries. With the help of the precision volume dispenser “eco-SPRAY” preeflow explores new paths. Soldering pastes are pasty mixtures of solder powder and flux agents,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ersa Will Exhibit at the Local SMTA Monterrey Expo

April 5, 2016

Plymouth, WI – Kurtz Ersa North America, a leading supplier of electronics production equipment, is pleased to announce that it will exhibit at the SMTA Monterrey Expo Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, April 14th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (Apodaca) in Monterrey. Ersa is one of the world’s largest suppliers for rework, inspection and hand soldering equipment. For more than 15... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Seika Machinery Announces Two Major Product Introductions at APEX

March 15, 2016

TORRANCE, CA — Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, will debut two additional new products at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO. A new McDry Cabinet and Eightech reflow soldering system will be introduced at the show. The McDry (HM-1001BNF) with Automatic N2 Flow Rate Control allows nitrogen to flow in at up to 20 L/min until the oxygen... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Nordson DIMA's Hot Bar Assembly Processes to be Exhibited at IPC APEX 2016, Las Vegas, USA

March 11, 2016

Demonstrations to show range of applications for hot bar soldering and heat seal bonding processes used during electronics manufacturing See Nordson DIMA at IPC APEX Booth 1841 Deurne, The Netherlands – Nordson DIMA, a division of Nordson (NASDAQ: NDSN), will demonstrate its hot bar soldering and heat seal bonding equipment at IPC APEX EXPO 2016, in the booth of sister company, Nordson... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

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

March 8, 2016

GARDEN GROVE, CA - Metcal has announced that it is a premier sponsor of the fifth annual IPC APEX EXPO® Hand Soldering World Championship, scheduled to take place March 16-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO. Competitors from around the world will compete for a cash prize of $1,000 presented by the IPC. Jerry Simmons, Marketing Manager, commented, “Metcal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Nihon Superior Will Show the Latest Advancements of the SN100C Alloy at IPC APEX EXPO

February 22, 2016

OSAKA, JAPAN – Nihon Superior Co. Ltd., an advanced joining material supplier, will exhibit in Booth #2610 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The reliability of the company’s SN100C lead-free alloy has been proven in a wide range of electronics assembly products. The eutectic character of the silver-free SN100C alloy and the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Juki to Display High-Volume Production Equipment at APEX

February 22, 2016

MORRISVILLE, NC – Juki Automation Systems (JAS), Inc., a world-leading provider of automated assembly products and systems and part of Juki Automation Systems Corporation, today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #763 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Juki will display a high-mix line along with several updated... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

SEHO to Make Selective Soldering Smarter at APEX

February 22, 2016

SEHO North America, Inc., a worldwide leading supplier of complete solutions for soldering processes and automated production lines, will highlight the SelectLine-C and GoSelective-LS selective soldering machine in Booth #1850 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. SEHO continues to release new technologies to ensure higher... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Henkel Changes the Game Again - New, Innovative Materials to Debut at APEX 2016

February 19, 2016

Since its introduction at last year's APEX event, the global adoption of Loctite® GC 10 temperature stable solder paste and its excellent in-process performance have been unprecedented.  At APEX 2016, Henkel Adhesive Technologies will highlight the success of this ground-breaking material and showcase its new water soluble counterpart, Loctite GC 3W – another game-changer for the... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Metcal to Debut the New USF-1000 Solder Wire Feed System at APEX

February 19, 2016

GARDEN GROVE, CA - Metcal today announced plans to exhibit in Booth #3412 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Company representatives will show the Metcal USF-1000 Solder Wire Feed System for the first time, along with Metcal's proven rework and repair equipment, including the Scarab Site Cleaning System, Scorpion Rework... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Learn How EVS Can Help Reduce Your Solder Consumption at the IPC APEX EXPO

February 18, 2016

EVS International, the leader in solder recovery, will showcase the new EVS 500LF lead-free version and EVS 8KLF in Booth #1141 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The simple but ruggedly designed EVS 500LF is highly ISO14001 compatible as it complies with the ISO mantra of reduce - reuse - recycle, enabling the customer... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Ersa to Introduce a Range of New Selective Solder, Reflow and Rework Equipment

February 18, 2016

Plymouth, WI — Kurtz Ersa North America, a leading supplier of electronics production equipment, will exhibit in Booth #1326 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Ersa will introduce its new line of selective solder, reflow and rework equipment and more. With the VERSAFLOW 4/55, Ersa presents the next generation of the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Water-Soluble Solder Paste is suited for PCB assembly.

February 16, 2016

Available in SAC and Pb-based alloys, Indium6.4R provides balanced performance for PCB assembly applications. This versatile, water-soluble solder paste flux, exhibiting optimized stencil printing performance and response-to-pause, allows for wetting and solderability on multiple surface finishes. In addition to minimizing voiding on QFNs, BGAs, and CSPs, product also maintains tack over time at various humidity levels. Read More