Press Release Summary:
With 180 feeder lanes on 0.85 mÂ², Lynx SFF (Small Form Factor) SMT placement machine is suited for high-mix SMT production, works with existing CLM and FLX feeders, and offers component flexibility combined with capabilities to accurately place 0201 components. Digital camera, laser centering, and image processing systems promote optimal placement accuracy, while software package lends to steady and reliable flexible production.
Original Press Release:
Lynx - New Small Form Factor Plug & Place SMT Assembly System
Due to popular demand, Essemtec AG launches a new small form factor SMT placement machine.
“The Lynx bridges the gap between our Pantera X-plus and Paraquda SMT placers. It is ideally suited for high-mix SMT production. With 180 feeder lanes on 0.85 sqm it offers the highest feeder density on the market,” states Fernando Marcos, Product Manager at Essemtec.
The system’s very high component flexibility is combined with unique capabilities to accurately place 0201 components backed by the latest-generation digital camera, fast laser centering and image processing systems. Lynx provides best-in-class placement accuracy in its current category. Compatible with existing CLM and FLX feeders, Lynx does not require major reinvestment to benefit from the updated performance.
With the addition of the user-friendly Essemtec software package, the well-proven machine reliability and its low maintenance requirement, Lynx ensures steady and reliable flexible production, confirming its motto of Optimize – Operate – Rely.
For more information about Lynx, please visit www.essemtec.com.
About Essemtec AG
Essemtec AG is a privately held Swiss equipment manufacturer, specializing in high speed fluid dispensing as well as flexible high-mix SMT placement solutions. Both divisions leverage the company’s vast equipment and process know-how gained since 1991 to let their customers achieve significant competitive advantages. The company’s goal is to improve its customers’ workflows, setup times, defect rates, traceability and overall manufacturing efficiency through superior software and by providing managed SMT storage.