Press Releases

 

Saturn Electronics Installs New Micronic Drill Machine
iConnect007 February 2017
Saturn Electronics Corporation received and installed a new 4-spindle Micronic 86 Drilling Machine, which is being sold and serviced in North America by Calteks, LLC. “Saturn’s multilayer business has more than doubled in the past year and now accounts for a majority of domestic production”, said Yash Sutariya, VP of SEC. “To support this change in product mix we purchased a new high speed Micronic drill. As time and funds allow, we plan on migrating towards these higher speed drills throughout our entire drill department."

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Saturn Electronics Installs Phoenix HDI AOI System
iConnect007 October 2016
Saturn Electronics Corporation, a manufacturer of advanced bare printed circuit boards, recently installed a Camtek Phoenix HDI AOI system for scanning high-density, complex PCBs. The system's new optical technology provides flexible light coverage by combining a superior image with customizable detection requirements. Designed to support the high-volume manufacturing of HDI and high-end PCBs, the Phoenix possesses cutting-edge image acquisition and advanced software capabilities providing exceptional detection and an impressive non-critical defects ratio.

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To Bake or Not To Bake
SMT Magazine November 2016
I'll always remember the summer of 2004 as the "Summer of Lead-Free." Finally, Pb-free circuit boards were going into standard production mode. Assemblers focused the majority of their efforts (often at my behest) on final finish and proper laminate selection. What none of us saw coming, however, was the rash of delamination that would burn the entire industry during that long, hot lead-free summer. After a good amount of research, Isola came up with a Lead-Free PCB Fabrication and Assembly Guideline outlining critical steps for successful Pb-free assemblies.

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