At PDR we design and manufacture production and test equipment for the electronics assembly industry using only the finest components for optimum precision. PDR BGA Rework and Test Stations are some of the best available worldwide.
PDR was formed in 1985, launching the industry's first pioneering Visible IR systems utilizing PDR's patented "Enhanced Focused IR Technology". 30 Years later, PDR continues to be at the forefront of SMD Rework and Test Technology, working with many of the world's top names in,
- Control Systems
- Consumer Electronics
- Research and Development
- Maintenance and Repair Organizations
- Contract Manufacturing
To support our customers, PDR provides Gold Standard Sales and Technical Support services from PDR regional offices, plus a global network of professional sales/ support partners. Since 1987, PDR have successfully supplied over 4,500 systems to the world's electronics industry with each PDR customer making a clear, well informed decision to buy PDR IR technology.
There are many different Rework System choices out there but our customers feel comfortable to choose PDR, returning to us time and time again to benefit from our advanced precision thermal engineering.
Ultimate Performance, BGA Rework Station for small-large PCBs up to 24"/620mm The PDR E6 XL BGA Rework Station is made of only the finest materials and components for optimum precision and rework excellenc...
The PDR E3G Evolution - Next Generation Rework System - is made of only the finest materials and components for optimum precision and rework excellence. Combining PDR's ThermoActive software
PDR E3M Rework System for Micro SMD Rework is made of only the finest materials and components for Micro- BGA Rework, 0201 Rework, CSP Rework, uBGA Rework, LED Rework, area Array Rewor...
The PDR IR-TS One HALT/HASS Test System has been designed to thermally cycle key critical components and assemblies to detect defects. Using PDR’s unique Non-Destructive Dual Thermal Stress Screening Process, based on a variation on HALT/HAS...
The PDR E3S SMD Rework Station offers dual closed loop feedback for advanced BGA Repair, QFN Repair, Flip Chip Repair, DFN repair, QFP's, SOIC's and more, and is is engineered wit...
The PDR IR-C3 Chipmate - Auto Profile Software Controlled Focused IR Rework System utilises PDR's ThermoActive Suite Software and is designed specifically for the removal and replacment of SMT/SMD compo...
Professional SMD Rework Station for PCBs upto 12"/300mm. The PDR IR-D3Vi Discovery provides all the essential features for quality rework and is made of only the finest ...
The PDR IR-C3 Chipmate is designed specifically for the removal and replacment of SMT components and connectors when high-end optical placement systems are not required. The system easily tack...
Mar 05, 2019 | PDR announces the release of the latest software features to complement its award-winning ThermoActive Suite Software. The new Events Module offers enhanced audio, visual, and machine function activation tools that allow the operator to set up audio tones, visual operator messaging, and machine function activities such as forced air cooling and vacuum pump activation all in an easy-to-use operator interface.
Mar 03, 2019 | PDR today announced the release of Re-Ball Mode Software now available as part of its award-winning ThermoActive Suite Software Package. This latest feature allows the operator to select the software configuration, temperature management and profile management necessary for the successful completion of BGA re-balling operations when using PDR Systems.
Feb 26, 2019 | PDR today announced the release of Barcode Scanning Software integration, the latest software innovation to complement its award-winning ThermoActive Suite Software. 3D code scanning is fully integrated into PDR’s ThermoActive Suite Software to enable high-volume rework clients with a time-saving feature to automatically call up the correct profile each time a code is introduced.
Feb 23, 2019 | PDR is pleased to introduce new software features that will allow the operator to utilize keyboard functions to execute in-process features such as Thermal Boost, Extended Soak, Skip Zone, and Temperature Averaging. These new features complement the award-winning ThemoActive Suite Software and equip operators with additional tools to perform exceptionally difficult rework tasks.
Jan 23, 2019 | PDR today announced the appointment of Univertools & Services at its newest manufacturers’ representative. Andres Luna and the team at Univertools & Services will represent PDR’s IR rework technologies in Mexico (excluding Baja).
Jan 05, 2019 | PDR today announced plans to exhibit at the 2019 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Jan. 29-31, 2019 at the San Diego Convention Center. The company will introduce the PDR IR-E6S Evolution in Booth #1519. The new IR-E6S with Auto Lift will be available in February 2019.
Oct 17, 2018 | PDR announces that it was awarded a 2018 Global Technology Award in the category of Repair & Rework for its IR-E6 Evolution XL rework system. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 ceremony that took place during SMTA International.
Sep 18, 2018 | PDR today announced plans to exhibit at SMTA International, scheduled to take place Oct. 16-17, 2018 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The company will have the IR-C3 Chipmate Entry-Level SMD/BGA Rework Station and IR-E3 Evolution Series SMD/BGA IR Rework Station in Booth #527.
Aug 29, 2018 | PDR introduced its new C3i entry-level focused IR rework system with software control. The C3i system is ideal for firms seeking a rework solution in the R&D or small lab environment.
May 02, 2018 | PDR is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Powell Industries as its manufacturers’ representative in the Northwest. Based in Tukwila, WA, Mike Powell will represent PDR throughout WA, OR, ID and UT.