Würth Elektronik eiSos makes additions to its WR-TBL series

Würth Elektronik eiSos is adding three series to the screwless terminal blocks of its successful WR-TBL series and including two new pitches of 5.08 mm and 7.50 mm. A spring mechanism makes the connectors screwless; they also offer an option of a horizontal or 450 cable outlet and 2 to 12 pins. Other versions are […]

Techspray introduces Plato Brass Waterless Tip Cleaner

Techspray, a manufacturer of precision cleaners for electronics, and industrial and electrical applications, now offers the Plato Brass Tip Cleaner (part #CS-50) as a part their popular Plato electronic repair and rework line. Plato Brass Tip Cleaner removes burnt flux and oxidation from tips to improve wetting, heat-throughput, and tip life. It cleans quickly without […]

ACE marks 10th anniversary as provider of world-class selective soldering systems

ACE Production Technologies, Inc., a supplier of selective soldering systems, is pleased to announce the company’s 10th anniversary milestone.  Since 2005, ACE has been providing world-class selective soldering equipment, component lead tinning systems and comprehensive process development services. ACE is the most innovative and fastest growing manufacturer of selective soldering equipment with more than 1,400 installations around the […]

ESCATEC focuses on designing out EMC issues from the start of a product design

ESCATEC, a provider of contract design and manufacturing services, has announced that it has just completed an intensive training course for its design engineers that focussed on the causes of EMC and how to prevent it.  Held near ESCATEC Switzerland, which is the company’s main centre for Design and Development for customers, and follows on […]

Rudolph acquires inspection technology of Stella Alliance, LLC

Acquired patents to enhance Rudolph’s inspection capabilities in advanced packaging and extend inspection into new applications Rudolph Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: RTEC) announced that it has purchased Stella Alliance, LLC, a Massachusetts-based semiconductor inspection technology intellectual property (IP) portfolio company. Stella Alliance’s patented illumination, auto-focus and image acquisition technology significantly enhances the ability to identify certain […]

Electrolube expand technical sales and support team with new appointment

Electro-chemicals specialist, Electrolube, is pleased to announce the appointment of Celine Virgo as the company’s new Technical Sales Engineer. With a Masters degree in Business from the French Business School in Lyon, Celine joined Electrolube’s growing Technical Sales and Support team just over a year ago, having worked previously in technical B2B sales in the […]

Count On Tools Inc. launches the QWIKTRAY custom matrix tray system

Count On Tools, Inc. (COT), a provider of precision components and SMT spare parts, is pleased to announce the launch of the new QWIKTRAY system, developed to provide low-cost, custom matrix trays for many types of electronic components. The QWIKTRAY platform allows surface mount components to be picked up in a repeatable method when tape-and-reel […]

Indium Corporation releases new water-soluble solder paste Indium6.4R

Indium Corporation’s Indium6.4R is a versatile, water-soluble solder paste flux that enables a low cost of ownership for PCB assembly customers through an all-around, balanced performance. Available in both SAC and Pb-based alloys, Indium6.4R achieves superior stencil printing performance and demonstrates excellent response-to-pause. “Indium6.4R is the recommended water-soluble paste for most applications because it outperforms other pastes […]

Expanded flexibility with Mek’s new modular top down AOI

Mek (Marantz Business Electronics), has recently launched new additions to its ground breaking SpectorBOX AOI systems. These include a massive 5 inch camera clearance that enables complete single pass inspection of virtually any assembly.  The Mek SpectorBOX modular AOI systems have long been optimized for the inspection of THT components to identify defects such as presence/absence, wrong […]

RAMPF boosts sales by 17 percent to EUR 140 million

Financial year 2014/15: Strong growth in foreign markets / Expansion in German production capacities The RAMPF Group concluded financial year 2014/15 with record sales. Compared to the previous year, the Grafenberg-based international specialist in engineering and chemical solutions for reactive resins and machine systems boosted consolidated total sales by 17 percent, to EUR 140 million. […]