• Mitigating the counterfeit IC threat

    The huge and growing presence of counterfeit components, including ICs, within the supply chain is a serious issue for electronics manufacturers and resellers involved in component purchasing. In this article Andy Bonner, CEO of Cupio, looks at the steps that electronics companies can take to protect themselves, in terms of both their supplier choices and […]

  • What’s on at Productronica

      Yestech will be on the Nordson Test and Inspection Group booth A2 461 and will be demonstrating their top end in line AOI system with full RGB solder and part analysis with extended 3D and being presented for the first time is the 940 Ultra system with full continuous 3D analysis and Yestech’s unique […]

  • Award for Outstanding Service

      This years representatives meeting was held at the Test and Inspection Group Headquarters in Aylesbury UK. Reps from all round Europe, Israel, Russia and South Africa attended to be introduced to the latest in X-Ray technology, including the newly acquired Matrix system from Germany, and the very top level in 3D AOI that Yestech […]

  • Cupio shows KwikTic and ABI systems at the SMART group seminar

    PROCESS AND YIELD IMPROVEMENT IN MANUFACTURE Helping you on the road to success in manufacture Following our many successful conference and exhibitions SMART proudly announces an exciting two day conference. This year’s we will focus on Process & Yield Improvement in Manufacture plus the future of Wearable Electronics, High Temperature Manufacture and Taking the Worry […]

  • Unlocking the True Potential of your Nordson YESTECH AOI or AXI System.

    (Download here ) Whereas an AOI system allows operators to isolate faulty PCBs as they leave the production line, Cupio’s VuData statistical process analyser software acts on AOI-generated databases to provide a bigger picture – giving operators and line management visibility of a process’s underlying trends and an opportunity to make corrections and improvements. In this […]

  • The challenges of Lead Free Rework

    Rework stations: Meeting the challenges of lead-free solders (download this Jovy article  ) Market forces, particularly legislation against the use of lead in electronics, have driven electronics manufacturers towards lead-free solders for PCB assembly and rework. This approach creates challenges because of the relatively high temperatures needed for lead-free soldering. Additionally, lead-free solder alloys typically do not […]

  • Nordson YESTECH honoured with 2014 Circuits Assembly Service Excellence Award

    We’re very proud to announce that Nordson YESTECH has been awarded the 2014 Circuits Assembly Service Excellence Award for an amazing sixth time! The award was won in the Test and Inspection Equipment category and was judged by Nordson YESTECH’s very loyal customers. You can read a full report and comments by Nordson YESTECH’s President, […]

  • Expoelectronica Moscow Show Report 2014 (Day Three)

    Here is Andy’s report from the third day of the Expoelectronica show 2014. “Day 3 of Expo Electronica dawns under Moscow’s cerulean skies. Yesterday was a busy day with plenty of demonstrations on both AOI and X-Ray.  The Dipaul booth was, as usual, packed with visitors looking at the complete range of SMT and test […]

  • Expoelectronica Moscow 2014 Show Report

    This week we’ve been in Moscow for Expoelectronica. This year we’re exhibiting with Dipaul. Here’s our report from the first day of the show: “The unseasonal (above freezing) weather didn’t stop the Russians turning out in force for the first day of the Expo Electrontech show in Moscow today. Our Yestech representative, Dipaul, had arranged […]

  • National Electronics Week (Birmingham) Show Report 2014

    The beginning of April saw National Electronics Week come to the Birmingham NEC. Not only were we exhibiting this year but we had the YesTech BX-UV conformal coating system featured in the Conformal Coating and Cleaning Experience run by Bob Willis. Here’s our report from the second day of the show: “The topic of the […]