ASC International

Supplier of Optical Based Inspection and Measurement Equipment.

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Yield Improvement Strategies That Work... Guaranteed!

ASC International helps electronics manufacturers worldwide improve production yields and profits through the utilization of our industry leading portfolio of 3D Solder Paste Inspection - 3D SPI  systems, Automated Optical Inspection - 3D AOI systems, Automated X-Ray Inspection - 3D AXI and Statistical Process Control (SPC) tools.  ASC works closely with its customers to develop yield improvement strategies that work... guaranteed.

The Evolution of ASC International's products... From the original LaserVision SP2D and VisionMaster line of SPI systems to the most current VisionPro Series SPI and AV862 Series AOI systems, ASC International's primary focus since 1992 has been to provide the most cost effective solutions to the global electronics industry. With over 20 years of industry experience, ASC International has the right tool to meet your most demanding SPI or AOI requirements.

Our dedication to the continuous development of new tools and processes gives our customers the competitive edge necessary to stay ahead in electronics production. ASC International customers include world- class organizations like Chrysler, Motorola, Honeywell, Armstrong and Medtronic.

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Line Master Fusion - Dual Mode 3D SPI and AOI

The LineMaster Fusion is a revolutionary platform combining the best of ASC International’s 3D SPI sensor technology with its sophisticated image and algorithm based AOI sensor technology into a dual purpose, single source solution....

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Line Master Fusion - Dual Mode 3D SPI and AOI

LaserVision SP3D Mini - Benchtop 3D Solder Paste Inspection System

The LaserVision Mini SP3D system combines laser measurement accuracy with Automatic Data Collection (ADC) for real-time control of the SMT stencil printing process. With its Windows® 7+ Pro OS and service free USB interface, the Mini SP3D...

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LaserVision SP3D Mini - Benchtop 3D Solder Paste Inspection System

VisionPro M500 - Benchtop 3D SPI

The VisionPro M500 system is sophisticated, true 3D technology coupled with an intuitive Windows® XP Pro / Windows 7 OS. Packaged in a rugged, bench top platform designed for show, engineered for the most advanced measurement requirements foun...

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VisionPro M500 - Benchtop 3D SPI

VisionPro AP500 - Automated 3D SPI

Automated Benchtop 3D Measurement & Analysis. VisionPro AP500, the most popular model of ASC International’s VisionPro AP family, is a sophisticated 3-dimensional solder paste measurement system coupled with an intuitive Wind...

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VisionPro AP500 - Automated 3D SPI

VisionPro HSi High Speed Offline 3D SPI

VisionPro HSi is high speed, sophisticated 3-dimensional solder paste measurement system coupled with an intuitive Windows® user interface, and packaged in a rugged, bench-top portable system designed for the electronics production floor. With...

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VisionPro HSi High Speed Offline 3D SPI

VisionPro APXT 3D SPI

VisionPro APXT incorporates the sophisticated 3D measurement technology found in ASC International's VisionPro AP500 systems in a production-ready positioning and fixturing system capable of handling double-sided SMT...

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VisionPro APXT 3D SPI

VisionPro AP212 3D SPI

VisionPro AP212 is a sophisticated 3D solder paste measurement system coupled with an intuitive Windows® user interface, and packaged in a rugged, bench-top system designed for the electronics production floor. With o...

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VisionPro AP212 3D SPI

VisionPro AV862 - Affordable Offline AOI

The AV862 Series of AOI solutions from ASC International provides manufactures with a solid platform to validate the overall variables associated with component placement. Absence / presence, polarity, OCR, solder inspection and lead quality can a...

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VisionPro AV862 - Affordable Offline AOI

VisionPro AV 871 - Large Format AOI

The AV871 Series of AOI solutions from ASC International builds upon the industry leading AV862 Series with the addition of a larger platform to manage oversized boards. Accepting boards as large as 22" x 26", the AV871Series meets the n...

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VisionPro AV 871 - Large Format AOI

VisionPro AV 880 Inline AOI

The AV880 Series of AOI solutions from ASC International provides the same high level inspection capabilities as found in our AV862/AV871 Series of AOI systems all wrapped into an inline platform for continuous flow requirements. A price to perfor...

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VisionPro AV 880 Inline AOI

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Solder Paste Measurement: A Yield Improvement Strategy That Helps Improve Profits

May 03, 2001 | Michael E. Riddle, ASC International

In this age of global competition, world class electronics manufacturers understand that increasing profit margins is accomplished not by increasing price or lowering the quality of components and workmanship, but by increasing production yields. Post-solder inspection ensures that your customers receive good product, but by separating the good boards from the bad boards you only measure yield, not improve it. A yield (and profit) improvement strategy consists of making measurements at critical stages, as early as possible in the assembly process, and adjusting the process parameters to achieve optimal performance....

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ASC International Highlights 3D SPI and AOI at SMTA International Expo

Oct 04, 2022 | ASC International announces that it will exhibit at the SMTA International - Electronics Manufacturing Conference and Exposition – November 2-3, 2022 in Minneapolis. ASC International will offer live demonstrations of its industry-leading SPI and AOI solutions. The VisionPro M500, VisionPro AP500, VisionPro Merlin and the LineMaster Fusion 3D – the industry's most cost-effective inline 3D SPI system at under $50K – will all be available for hands-on presentations.

ASC International Celebrates 30 Years as a Global Supplier of 3D AOI-SPI Solutions

Aug 26, 2022 | ASC International is pleased to announce its 30-year anniversary. The company helps electronics manufacturers worldwide to improve production yields and profits through the utilization of its industry-leading portfolio of 3D Solder Paste Inspection systems, 2D-3D Automated Optical Inspection systems, Digital Video Inspection systems and 3D Metrology systems.

High-speed, sophisticated inline 3D SPI from ASC International – Under $50K

Jun 16, 2022 | ASC International is pleased to announce that the LineMaster Fusion 3D takes inline SPI to a new level with its unmatched price to performance value proposition. The Fusion 3D provides all of the required features for high-speed inline 3D solder paste inspection at an amazingly affordable price.

Complete in-line AOI process control at an affordable price point

May 18, 2022 | ASC International is pleased to announce that it has upgraded its LineMaster Falcon Plus. The revolutionary in-line platform combines the best of ASC International's VisionPro Merlin sophisticated Detech2 image and algorithm based AOI sensor/software technology into an affordable solution.

ASC International announces improved VisionPro Merlin Benchtop AOI System

May 18, 2022 | ASC International is pleased to announce that the VisionPro Merlin Benchtop API System is an all new dramatically improved system. It is a constantly evolving system tailored to ASC's customer's needs.

ASC International offers affordable LaserVision 3D SPI

May 05, 2022 | ASC International is pleased to offer the LaserVision SP3D Mini 3D Solder Paste Inspection system. The system offers the same level of overall measurement capabilities as the VisionPro SP3D, but utilizes a lower cost microscope platform and the ability for customers to supply their own PC if needed. The SP3D Mini sets the affordable boundary on reliable, low-cost SPI solutions.

ASC International to Highlight 3D AOI/SPI Innovations at SMTA International

Sep 19, 2017 | ASC International will exhibit at the SMTA International Expo, Booth 1412. ASC International will provide live demonstrations of their industry leading SPI and AOI solutions. Product innovations will be highlighted by the LineMaster Fusion offering the industry’s only true 3D offline SPI /AOI combination package - all wrapped up into a price point similar to single technology platforms

ASC International Celebrates Its 25th Year Anniversary

Mar 01, 2017 | ASC International today announced that the company is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2017.

ASC International to Exhibit at IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego, CA

Jan 30, 2017 | ASC International today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #2727 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 14-16, 2017 at the San Diego Convention Center.

Unicomp Technologies/ASC International to Demo X-ray at New England SMTA Expo

Nov 01, 2016 | ASC International today announced that it will be collaborating with Unicomp Technologies to highlight X-ray equipment at the SMTA New England Expo, scheduled to take place Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 at the DCU Center in Worcester, MA.

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