Distron Corporation Announces Several New Equipment Investments

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The Attelboro Falls, MA based provider of contract electronic manufacturing has recently announced numerous investments in new equipment.

In an effort to support continued growth for 2013 and beyond, Distron Corporation has made significant new capital equipment purchases.

These new equipment investments will greatly improve the efficiency and quality of the manufacturing process for the three high-speed SMT assembly lines. Additionally, Distron is in the process of a redesign of the SMT manufacturing work center. This new layout will provide an improved product flow and create a focused LED PCB Manufacturing Cell.

Equipment purchased by Distron includes:

(1) Yestech AOI System FX-12-110- In line automated optical inspection with high resolution, full color CCD, all digital, and 12 micron optics. 5 Camera system.

Multiple Agilis stick magazines, stick pallets, flex feeders and bins

DEK Horizon 03iX Printing Machine. 2cpk alignment capability as well as process alignment capability.

1 Hakko pre-heater

Mydata Line Mode software to allow for multiple placement machines to act as one.

(3) SE200 Cyber Optics Systems (one for each SMT line) capable of measuring height area and volume solder paste. 18” x 22” scanning area video display unit with built in SPC run charts.

Mydata SMD Tower 200: The SMD Tower is an automated, highly flexible and expandable buffer storage unit designed for near-production deployment. In the SMD Tower the correct component is in the right place and in a controlled atmosphere, ready for a quick and smooth changeover.

With all of these new investments made at the contract electronic manufacturer's facility, company Vice President, Don Petry believes that Distron is poised to offer electronic manufacturing services on a higher level, with the ability to serve more clients with drastically enhanced capabilities.

About Distron Corporation

Distron Corporation has been a New England leader in the electronic contract manufacturing industry since 1970. The company employs over 100 people and we are privately owned and financially secure. Distron specializes in SMT PCB and flex circuit assembly, electromechanical assembly, turnkey and consignment, prototype thru production, ISO9001/ ISO13485. Industries serviced include Medical, Military, Industrial, Cleantech and HB-LED Lighting. Contact Don Petry: dpetry(at)distron(dot)com), 508-695-8786.

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