Universal Instruments Offers FuzionXC2-37, FuzionXC2-60 SMT Machines PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 07 February 2013 15:29

FuzionXC2-37 and FuzionXC2-60 reportedly have more than twice the feeder inputs of other surface mount machines. Have NPI software tools featuring icon-driven interface and efficiency tools, including online component auto-teach and on-the-fly production editing. Ion feeders have top-loading design that reportedly reduces replenishment and changeover times by 50%. Combine high-speed chip to odd-form placements – from 01005 passive components up to 150mm connectors – with 5kg placement force and parts up to 25mm tall. FuzionXC2-37 accommodates boards up to 1300mm x 610mm, 272 8mm feeder inputs, and input types including strip, tape, tube, odd-form, and tray. The FuzionXC2-60 has 264 8mm feeder inputs.

Universal Instruments, www.uic.com



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