Solder Rework Stations

Materials & Material Processing

Rework System is designed for very large PCBs.

November 17, 2014

With icon-based GUI via SierraMate v9, Summit LXi features board support table that accommodates assemblies up to 24 x 36 in. and incorporates 8.0 kW bottom heater. Closed-loop control for heater gas flow, combined with thermocouple feedback and heater power management strategy, enables accurately matching of each system. Control system eliminates effects of facility variations and supports precise calibration, and process parameters can be shared between systems in multiple locations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Rework Station supports small- and large-scale circuit boards.

September 3, 2014

Compatible with all kinds of rework and SMT component types, including 01005s, RD-500V Rework Station features 2 MP full HD camera with 19 in. LCD for visual alignment. System samples data in intervals of 0.1 sec, allowing accurate temperature control. Equipped with built-in 1,000 W heaters on both top- and bottom-side, and area heater that includes six 600 W IR heaters, station can execute precise profiling including detailed temperature curves with ability to closely control up to 30 zones. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Solder Ball Placement Kit reworks small components.

July 23, 2014

When added to hot air pencil, Solder Ball Placement Kit provides complete solution for reworking most small chip components, such as 01005, 0201, 0402, and 0602s. Kit contains: 2,000 each of .04, .06, .08, and .10 mm solder balls with container; 4 ESD-safe carbon fiber reinforced oilers; one part positioning matrix and squeegee; one PEEK spudger; one bent tweezers; one half tweezers; and one 5,000 grit sharpening stone. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Selective Soldering Systems feature optimized life cycle.

June 26, 2014

To help increase component life cycle and reduce maintenance requirements, RPS Selective Soldering Systems are available with nitrogen preheat unit with integrated thermocouple. Systems support ability to flux and solder mix of changing and complex assembly requirements, including tall and odd size components, tight keep aways, thermal demands, and thermal limitation. Preheat unit ensures precise thermocouple placement, which is essential for providing consistent temperature measurements. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Rework System offers automation and mobility options.

March 19, 2014

Scorpion Rework System is available with Automatic Placement Package, capable of 50 mm of motorized travel in Z-axis and full 360° in ϴ (Theta), that offers fine motor control in Z-axis and ϴ during alignment of component to pad. Force feedback control during placement process enables unit to accurately pick and place components without disturbing component or solder. System is also available in Mobile version with 1080p, HD camera system that fosters accurate alignment and positioning. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Digital Hot Air Pencil suits small component applications.

November 13, 2013

Equipped with 120 W ceramic heater and dual stage air pump, Model HCT2-120 is suited for applications that use small components and integrated circuits. Two LED displays provide graphical and numerical representation of desired airflow and temperature. Supplied with 6 nozzles, work stand with nozzle plate holder, and nozzle removal pad, handheld convection tool allows users freedom to access and rework components on board without affecting adjacent parts. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Soldering and Rework System features benchtop form factor.

November 11, 2013

With SmartHeat™ Technology for responsive and controlled heating, benchtop model MX-500 delivers energy needed to ensure precise and reliable solder connection. Features include switchable, dual-port, 40 W operation; ground fault interrupt; and universal power supply. Also, unit is compatible with existing MX-500 products: MX upgrade kits, tip-cartridges, and accessories. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Rework System offers side-view camera upgrade.

May 8, 2013

Available for Scorpion Rework System, Side-View Camera Upgrade Kit facilitates visibility of reflow during rework process and helps operator set placement height of vacuum and reflow nozzles. Kit features high magnification optics, CMOS sensor camera with USB 2.0 connection, and picture-in-picture functionality, eliminating need for second monitor. Adjustable double articulated arm provides camera mount, while LED lighting lets operator direct light onto part from different angles. Read More