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Milling Machines

Mazak Southwest Event to Explore Cost Reductions in Manufacturing

Open house invites region's industries to discover true part-production potential FLORENCE, Ky. – The Mazak Southwest Technology Center in Houston, Texas will host a Discover More With Mazak open house on June 5 and 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. CST. The event will spotlight innovative machine tool solutions for the energy industry and other key market segments. Company experts will also share...

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Miscellaneous Controls

CyberOptics and DEK Link Together at NEPCON China to 'Close the Loop'

CyberOptics Corporation (Nasdaq: CYBE), in partnership with DEK, will offer 'LIVE' demonstrations of its breakthrough closed loop feedback technology from booth 1G55 at NEPCON China 2013, scheduled to take place April 23-25, 2013 at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition Convention Center. CyberOptics' latest SE500ULTRA™ SPI system and DEK's Horizon APiXÂ-  print platform equipped with ProDEK...

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Drilling Machinery

Printed Circuits, Inc. Invests in Pluritec Automatic X-Ray Registration System

Printed Circuits, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN) purchased a new Pluritec Inspecta Combo HPL X-Ray registration system, or a Smart Drill" to improve registration on complex rigid flex manufacturing. The new drill uses X-Rays to locate fiducials on each layer along the perimeter of the panel.Â-  The machine then optimizes the drill program to fit any dimensional shift, skew or rotation in the layers,...

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Surface Treatment Equipment

FlexVIA Plasma System from Nordson MARCH Wins New Product Introduction Award for Surface Treatment of Flexible PCB Materials

Concord, California, USA - Nordson MARCH, a global leader in plasma processing technology, received the New Product Introduction (NPI) Award for its FlexVIA™ Plasma System, a completely self-contained vacuum plasma system designed for maximum efficiency and cost-effective etch, desmear and surface activation treatment of flexible printed circuit boards (PCBs). The award, presented by Printed...

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Accelerometers

STMicroelectronics and PNI Sensors are Selected for Nintendo's Wii U

Geneva and Santa Rosa - STMicroelectronics (STM), the world’s leading MEMS manufacturer, and PNI Sensor Corporation, the U.S.- based geomagnetic-sensor manufacturer, today announced that Nintendo Co., Ltd. has adopted an advanced sensor solution for Nintendo's newly launched Wii UTM that includes sensors from ST and PNI. PNI's 3-axis geomagnetic sensor, based on proprietary magneto-inductive...

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Manncorp to Unveil New Stencil Printer and Vapor Phase System at IPC APEX Expo 2013
Environmental Cabinets

Manncorp to Unveil New Stencil Printer and Vapor Phase System at IPC APEX Expo 2013

Electronic manufacturing equipment provider Manncorp will be unveiling several all-new products at IPC APEX Expo Booth #118 in San Diego, California, February 19-21. Among the new products will be a compact, touchscreen-controlledÂ- vapor phase soldering system designed for the most complex, temperature-sensitive soldering and conductive adhesive curing applications. The...

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Miscellaneous Dies

Printed Circuits, Inc. Makes Equipment, Process and Plant Cleanliness Upgrades

Moving from 2012 into 2013 brings a recommitted interest in improving PCi's product and capabilities. Printed Circuits, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN) has made a number of upgrades to improve their products. Items of note are a new die punch, a new conveyorized microetch line, improvements to the lamination layup clean room, and an overhaul of the HVAC system. The new die punch frees up a significant...

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SMT Chip Mounter features 4-head structure.
Manufacturing Equipment

SMT Chip Mounter features 4-head structure.

CoTRO Head, Sigma F8 achieves ultra high-speed One-by-One Pick-up/Placement using 4 direct drive heads per module. Component range starts at 0402s and delivers placement accuracy of 3σ: ±36 Â-µm, with placement optimized by closed loop rotary inspection and on-the-fly component recognition. Via HITACHI LISA line server software tools, all process and component placement data can be...

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Manufacturing Equipment

Nujay Technologies Adds Large Single Sided PCB Capacity

Nujay Technologies Inc. audits today - Uniwell Electronics (Uniwell Group) in Dongguan, China. Univwell has large capacity automatic line for producing Single Sided PCBs. The automatic line can produce as many as 5000 panels per shift! Such automatic lines are not common in China. Nujay ties up with Uniwell to market their PCBs in North America. With this new alliance, Nujay Technologies will be...

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NBS Adding Juki's GL Stencil Printers to Five Manufacturing Lines
Manufacturing Equipment

NBS Adding Juki's GL Stencil Printers to Five Manufacturing Lines

Leading EMS provider NBS (www.nbscorp.com) announced the deployment of Juki GL Stencil Printers to two of its SMT assembly lines with orders pending to upgrade three additional lines at their Santa Clara manufacturing headquarters. The fully automatic printers utilize a patented alignment algorithm to ensure the high accuracy essential for 01005 (0402 metric) printing. NBS was the first Juki...

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