Electronic Products & Technology

Contract Manufacturing

June 22, 2018 by Sohail Kamal, West Coast Correspondent

Calgary CEM August Electronics expands its footprint

Co-founder Peter Wilson shares his insights on the firm’s move into an 85,000-sq-ft facility
June 7, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Dorigo to build new world-class manufacturing facility

While marking its 30th anniversary of providing electronic manufacturing services (EMS), Burnaby BC-based Dorigo Systems unveiled its plans to build of a new state-of-the art manufacturing facility and corporate headquarters to meet growing demand from its customers.  Recognized as a…
April 15, 2018 by Stephen Law

SMT rework system serves wide range of pcb assemblies

AIR-VAC ENGINEERING AVX1000 high performance SMT rework system is suitable for a wide range of pcb assemblies. The fully-automated platform provides precision motion control for all rework, placement and site cleaning procedures. Components from 01005’s to 125mm BGA’S can easily…
April 11, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

EPTECH trade shows coming to Montreal, Ottawa this month

EPTECH's table-top style of exhibit is the only series of coast-to-coast national electronics shows in Canada
April 7, 2018 by Stephen Law

Industrial soldering station is ESD safe

NTE ECG model J-SSA-1 is an Analog 75W, ESD safe Industrial Soldering Station provides rapid heating, fast temperature compensation and stable temperature control. Unit comes with a sturdy black metal stand with sponge and delivers an adjustable temperature range: 200°C…
April 2, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

EPTECH is the only series of coast-to-coast national electronics shows in Canada

The series is operated by EP&T, Canada’s information leader for electronics engineers and designers.
March 31, 2018 by Stephen Law

Maintenance-free X-ray inspects pcb production

NORDSON DAGE Quadra 3 X-ray inspection system is specifically designed for high-quality X-ray inspection in printed circuit board assembly production applications using firm’s QuadraNT sealed X-ray tube, which requires no regular maintenance. Delivering uninterrupted operation at 0.95µm, unit is suitable…
March 26, 2018 by Stephen Law

Desktop prototyping system produces pcbs rapidly

LPKF ProtoMat S63 in-house, desktop, rapid printed circuit board (pcb) prototyping system is designed to help students practice making different iterations of pcb prototypes in minutes or hours, instead of waiting for a design to come back from the board…
March 25, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Shimifrez expands services for OLED, semiconductor, thin film industry

Toronto fabricator of precision photo chemically etched and electroformed metal components now provides super thin electroformed masks
March 19, 2018 by Stephen Law

Non-proprietary solder paste analysis toolkit simplifies processes

HENKEL Non-proprietary solder paste analysis toolkit provides holistic solder paste process analysis, evaluating the many material properties – from print characteristics and stencil behavior to reflow performance and reliability. Test vehicle provides a turnkey solder evaluation tool, delivering pcb design,…
March 12, 2018 by Stephen Law

Microart expands into the US

Microart Services Inc., a Markham ON-based electronics manufacturing services (EMS) provider, recently announced it has secured a factory location in North Tonawanda NY, representing the firm’s first expansion outside of Canada.  “We are extremely excited to expand our footprint to…
March 8, 2018 by Stephen Law

Pre-cured, single component silicon solution minimizes the mix

SHIN-ETSU SILICONES  CLG series single-component, pre-cured gap filler silicones improve resistance against pump-out for advanced thermal management electronics applications. Gap filler greases are simpler to use, requiring no mixing or use of a two-part meter-mix equipment system. Material does not…