Electronic Products & Technology


March 15, 2020 by Stephen Law

Robotic soldering automates manufacturing process

HAKKO HU-200 Robotic Soldering System is a 4-axis system and has a large working envelope of 400mm x 300mm with the top speed of 800mm/s and boasts a repeatability of 0.01mm. An absolute encoder enables the machine to monitor the…
February 16, 2020 by Stephen Law

Solder dip tester improves process management

Dip Tester DS-10S for selective soldering equipment improves process management efficiency by measuring solder temperature, soldering time, board temperature increases and peak conditions, soldering head movement speeds and solder head diameter all at once.  click here for more info
November 27, 2019 by Stephen Law

Soldering robot system handles simple applications

THERMALTRONICS TMT-R9800S single-head soldering robot is suitable for simplified soldering applications. The inline system has been designed for users wishing to incorporate the system into an SMT production line where precision soldering is key. System includes vision/mapping and dynamic laser…
July 30, 2019 by Stephen Law

Active soldering tips boost precision, performance

WELLER TOOLS Active RT soldering tip series delivers high precision, while maximizing performance and power. Tips work exclusively with the high performance WX platform of soldering stations. Products comply fully with IPC industry standards. The MS versions are also MIL-SPEC…
July 18, 2019 by Stephen Law

Piston soldering module delivers 100% traceability

EUTECT SWF-KL piston soldering module is a force, wire quantity and speed-controlled piston soldering system with 100% traceability and sets new standards in three key categories. Working in combination with firm’s Sensitive Wire Feeder (SWF), the KL module system is…
March 18, 2019 by Stephen Law

Robotic soldering reduces risk, increases productivity

EMX ENTERPRISES Metcal Robotic soldering system reduces risk and increase productivity by combining firm’s patented Connection Validation (CV) technology and Smart Interface System. CV mitigates solder joint defects by validating the intermetallic compound (IMC) formation in a soldered joint, and…
November 22, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Diverse franchised for JBC Soldering Tools

St. Laurent QC-based electronic components and electromechanical parts distributor Diverse Electronics has signed a franchise agreement with JBC Soldering Tools, add to its production equipment line-up.  JBC is a global leader in its field and renowned for bringing the advanced…
July 30, 2018 by Stephen Law

Complete set of hand-pieces compliment rework system

EMX ENTERPRISES Metcal introduced seven new hand-pieces to complement its Connection Validation (CV) soldering system, suitable for a wide variety of applications. System evaluates the quality of the solder joint and provides closed-loop feedback to the operator, delivering repeatability and…
June 14, 2018 by Stephen Law

3-in-1 Soldering tip tester delivers versatility

THERMALTRONICS 3-in-1 multifunction soldering tip tester provides such measurement functions as: tip temperature (centigrade to Fahrenheit switchable); tip to ground resistance (ohm); tip to ground voltage leakage (mv). Unit comes with a mini USB port, enabling the tester to be…
December 13, 2017 by Stephen Law

International Conference for Electronics Enabling Technologies

(ICEET) Formerly the International Conference on Soldering & Reliability (ICSR) Co-located with SMTA Toronto Expo and Tech Forum on June 6th at Edward Village Markham http://www.smta.org/icsr Electronics products are becoming ubiquitous in many aspects of modern life, including smart devices,…
July 31, 2017 by Stephen Law

Soldering tips, hand-piece increases throughput

METCAL High Thermal Demand (HTD) hand-piece and tips solution improves MX-5200 soldering,  desoldering and rework series for applications with high thermal loads, such as dense boards – without damaging sensitive components. Product delivers more thermal energy, thus minimizing the risk of…
June 6, 2017 by Stephen Law

SMTA conference to serve something for everyone

International Conference on Soldering and Reliability in Markham on June 6-8, 201