Hover-Davis

Celebrating 30 years of automation technology development and innovation, Hover-Davis develops and manufactures premium, maintenance-free component and material feeders for a wide range of electronics assembly and automation.

Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment, Pick and Place, Tape and Reel Services, Equipment Dealer / Broker, OEM

Hover-Davis, The Feeder Company.

Celebrating 30 years of automation technology development and innovation, Hover-Davis manufactures premium, maintenance-free component and material feeders for a wide range of electronics assembly and industrial automation equipment systems. Product lines include high-speed Surface Mount Device Tape feeders, Label and Die-cut Material automation solutions, and Radial, Tube, Tray, & Wafer feeders for automation integration. Located in Rochester, New York, Hover-Davis was founded in 1989 by John Hover and Peter Davis. Hover-Davis is currently an ISO9001:2015 certified business unit of the Universal Instruments Corporation.

Hover-Davis Postings

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High Speed SMD Tape Feeders

Hover-Davis high-speed tape feeders provide exclusive features that reduce operating costs, extend the feeder life-cycle, and improve machine utilization, performance and yield. Standard configurations are available for Panasonic, SIPLACE and Fuji SM...

Tape and Reel Equipment

High Speed SMD Tape Feeders

Radial, Tube and Tray Feeders for SMD and Odd-form

In partnership with Universal Instruments, Hover-Davis will demonstrate its new Radial, Tube and Tray feeders for SMD and odd-form electronic components such as relays, connectors, capacitors, LEDs and more. Originally developed and proven on Univers...

Industrial Automation

Radial, Tube and Tray Feeders for SMD and Odd-form

AXIUM Feeder/Material Solutions for Label & Masking Automation

Hover-Davis Label and Die-Cut Material automation solutions include feeders, labels/materials, printers and accessories for auto-apply applications as small as 3mm x 3mm. 3rd generation Hover-Davis AXIUM Series label and material feeders automaticall...

Pick & Place

AXIUM Feeder/Material Solutions for Label & Masking Automation

DDF2 and DDF3 Wafer Feeders for Bare-Die/Hybrid Assembly

Hover-Davis Direct-Die Feeders for wafer-packaged semiconductor and MEMS devices extract and present .7mm up to 11mm die from 100, 150, 200, and 300mm wafers. DDF2 facilitates flexible single-wafer loading while the new DDF3 includes cassette loading...

Pick & Place

DDF2 and DDF3 Wafer Feeders for Bare-Die/Hybrid Assembly

9 news releases »

Hover-Davis demonstrates new Radial, Tube, Tray, Label and Die-cut material automation solutions at IPC Apex Expo

Jan 24, 2020 | Hover-Davis will demonstrate its new Radial, Tube and Tray feeders at the 20th IPC Apex Expo. Developed in partnership with Universal Instruments, these innovative feeders solve the packaging challenges of larger SMD and odd-form electronic components such as relays, connectors, capacitors, LEDs, and more. Originally proven on Universal’s Uflex™ and FuzionOF™ automation systems, the company’s new odd-form feeders are now available through Hover-Davis, with interface kits available for a wide range of automation system integration applications.

Hover-Davis announces its 30 Year anniversary, displays new feeder and material automation solutions at SMTA International

Aug 27, 2019 | Hover-Davis, the global leader in the design and manufacture of electronic component and media delivery solutions, will celebrate its 30 year anniversary at SMTA International Electronics Exhibition on September 23-26 where it will display its latest feeder and material automation solutions

Hover-Davis announces its 30 Year anniversary, new feeder and material automation solutions on display at IPC Apex Expo

Jan 17, 2019 | Hover-Davis, the global leader in the design and manufacture of electronic component and media delivery solutions, will celebrate its 30 year anniversary at IPC APEX Expo in San Diego, CA on January 29-31 where it will display its latest feeder and material automation solutions.

Hover-Davis and Nortec ID to demonstrate new feeder and identification solutions at SMTA International Electronics Exhibition

Oct 11, 2018 | Hover-Davis, the global leader in the design and manufacture of electronic component and media delivery solutions has expanded its partnership with Nortec ID, the auto-apply materials and identification management specialists.

Hover-Davis and Nortec to demonstrate new feeder and identification solutions at SMTAI.

Sep 13, 2017 | Hover-Davis will be exhibiting its latest feeder and identification solutions in Universal Instruments’ booth # 223 at SMTA International Electronics Exhibition on September 19-20 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois near Chicago.

Hover-Davis announces its new SA Series automation feeders at the SMTAi Exhibition.

Sep 26, 2016 | Known as The Feeder Company, Hover-Davis announces the introduction of its new SA Series automation feeders in Booth #807 at the SMTA International 2016 Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, on September 27–28.

Hover-Davis appoints AdoptSMT as Germany and Bulgaria distributor

Apr 03, 2013 | Hover-Davis announces a further expansion of AdoptSMT Europe GmbH sales and support distribution, now adding the countries of Germany and Bulgaria to its territory.

Hover-Davis announces appointment of Tecnolab S.R.L. as its distributor in Italy.

Feb 26, 2013 | Tecnolab has successfully continued to grow in the Italian market since 1994. With a strong focus on customer services, Tecnolab has grown from a supplier of consumables to emerge as a supplier of equipment and now replacement feeders for the Italian electronics and automation markets. In announcing this appointment, Hover-Davis advances its long history in supplying feeders to the Italian market while rekindling old relationships and establishing a new connection to a growing and successful partner in Tecnolab s.r.l.

Hover-Davis appoints AdoptSMT as its distributor in Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Romania

Nov 11, 2011 | Hover-Davis announces the appointment of AdoptSMT Europe GmbH as its sales and support distributor in Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Romania.

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