Robnor ResinLab launches its safest resins yet

Robnor ResinLab, formulator of epoxy and polyurethane resin systems, has announced the launch of two safety-focused resins. New for 2017, GR100 and GR200 are both non-hazardous and have hazard free labelling, making them the safest resins ever manufactured by the formulator. Michael Buy, Technical Manager at Robnor ResinLab explains the driving force behind their development. […]

INSPECTIS AB launches C12, the next generation in high definition digital microscopes

Remarkably uncluttered, and thoroughly ergonomic, the new C12 High Definition Digital Microscope from INSPECTIS AB offers innovative new features and performance not found in competitive systems. The C12 is a plug & play, reliable and cost effective high definition camera microscope designed for the most challenging SMT/PCB electronics assembly and rework applications, an All-in-One optical […]

Yamaha to showcase winning SMT Assembly Systems at SMTAI 2017

Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA in partnership with Trans-Tec Worldwide, will exhibit dynamic new SMT assembly technology in booth #1023 at the upcoming SMTAI International Conference and Exhibition, September 19 & 20 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The equipment being shown will include the YSM20 Modular Mounter, the YSP printer, and YSiV […]

ZESTRON Academy is expanding its team

The ZESTRON Academy, provider of sessions for training, coaching and training online lessons on demand concerning cleaning and reliability in electronics manufacturing, is looking forward to welcoming Dr. Markus Meier as a new contact for technology coaching sessions. Dr. Markus Meier received his PhD in chemistry from the Technical University Munich and is an expert […]

Zebra study reveals one-half of manufacturers globally to adopt wearable tech by 2022

Majority of surveyed manufacturers to embrace Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to improve quality and operational visibility Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), the market leader in mobile computers, scanners, and barcode printers enhanced with software and services to enable real-time enterprise visibility solutions, today revealed the results of the Zebra’s 2017 Manufacturing Vision Study, a […]

GLOBAL Technology Awards Winners Ceremony will be held at Productronica 2017 on Tuesday, November 14th The GLOBAL Technology Awards Winners Ceremony will be held at Productronica on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 See you @ Productronica 2017 November 14–17, 2017 World’s leading trade fair for electronics development and production The GLOBAL Technology Awards are held annually and rotate every second year between Productronica, Germany and SMTAi, USA. This year […]

Tracking the South African Electronics Industry

RUNNING RELIABLY A recent trip to South Africa made me curious to learn more about two very different types of electronic technology and the electronics industry that supports them. The first technology, one that I hadn’t encountered before, was a prepaid energy meter manufactured in South Africa. The meter shown in Figure 1 was in […]

Industry News Europe – July 2017

UV/Visible light cure maskant – new from Intertronics DYMAX Speedmask 9-7001 from Intertronics offers significant time saving in assembly of electronics connectors and other board level components to PCBs. Once cured in seconds with UV/visible light, the (pink) maskant enables easy visual checks, while its low shrinkage rate ensures accurate reliable coverage. Speedmask 9-7001 is […]

Industry News Americas – July 2017

SEHO North America, Inc to Hold Technology Days in Cincinnati  SEHO North America, Inc. announced that it will hold its 2017 Technology Days in conjunction with guest presenters from ULT LLC (fume extraction technologies), DCT Czech (process cleaning technologies) and Stannol GmbH (soldering flux technologies). The event is scheduled to take place July 25-26, 2017 […]