Apr 23, 2019 | Saki Corporation, an innovator in the field of automated optical and x-ray inspection and measurement equipment, announces the release of its new 2Di-LU1 inline bottom-side automated optical inspection (AOI) system at NEPCON China, Shanghai, China, and SMTconnect, Nuremberg, Germany. Saki's 2D line-scan technology is ultra-fast, capturing the image of an entire 460x500mm printed circuit board assembly (PCBA) and carriers of 610x610mm in one pass, in real time, storing the image into memory, and creating inspection data for the entire board. This versatile system automates the bottom-side inspection process, eliminates board flipping and handling, and ensures quality after the potting, dip, wave, and selective soldering processes.
Feb 09, 2019 | Saki Corporation, an innovator in the field of automated optical and x-ray inspection and measurement equipment, announces that it has received a 2019 New Product Introduction (NPI) Award in the Test & Inspection--Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) category for its Saki Self-Programming Software. The NPI award, sponsored by Circuits Assembly and Printed Circuit Design and Fab, part of UP Media Group, recognizes a product's creativity and innovation, compatibility with existing technology, cost-effectiveness, expected reliability, flexibility, performance, and user-friendliness.
Jan 28, 2019 | Saki Corporation announces that SAKI's automated optical inspection (AOI) systems are the first AOI systems certified to support Panasonic's latest Advanced Process Control-Mounted Feedback (APC-MFB2 ) system. Field tests conducted using SAKI's 3D AOI systems to provide feedback data to Panasonic's APC-MFB2 system resulted in maximization of overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) through increases in process stability and yield. The entire lineup of SAKI 3D AOI systems, in all available image resolutions, including 7µm, 12µm, and 18µm, were certified.
Jan 22, 2019 | Saki Corporation will present its 3D solder paste inspection (SPI), automated optical inspection (AOI), and automated x-ray inspection (AXI) systems, plus new 2D Bottom-side AOI, at IPC APEX Expo 2019, January 29-31, at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA, at booth #1407. In addition, Saki's M2M communication/Industry 4.0/Smart Factory capabilities will be on display in the Fuji booth #1317 and in the Hermes/CFX production line.
Jan 05, 2019 | Saki Corporation was honored with the Mexico Technology Award in the category of Inspection Equipment-SPI Systems for its Saki Self-Programming (SSP) Software. SSP software revolutionizes the assembly process with the first software that programs solder paste inspection (SPI) and automated optical inspection (AOI) equipment in just a few minutes and clicks, instead of hours, without a golden board. The award was presented at a ceremony held at the SMTA Expo and Tech Forum held in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Oct 07, 2018 | Saki Corporation will present its new 3Di Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) system at the Fuji America booth #407, at SMTA International. Saki's AOI system plays a vital role in enabling M2M communication and helping to make the Smart Factory and Industry 4.0 a reality. Fuji Corporation is a supplier of surface mount technology pick-and-place solutions and has produced many innovations in the circuit board assembly world.
Sep 23, 2018 | Saki Corporationannounces that it has selected Jayson Moy as General Manager of Saki Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, Singapore. Moy has an extensive background in the electronics industry. As managing director for all aspects of Saki Asia Pacific, he'll be responsible for Saki's complete line of 2D and 3D automated solder paste, optical, and x-ray inspection and measurement systems. Saki Asia Pacific covers all of Asia, with the exception of Japan, Greater China, and Korea.
Aug 14, 2018 | Saki Corporation introduces Saki Self-Programming Software, the first self-programming software for solder paste inspection (SPI) and automated optical inspection (AOI) equipment. Saki Self-Programming (SSP) software, installed on Saki's 3D SPI and 3D AOI systems, makes programming fast, easy, and doesn't require any special programming skill or training. All you need is the Gerber and centroid CAD data. The software does the rest.
Apr 24, 2018 | Saki Corporation, an innovator in the field of automated optical and x-ray inspection and measurement equipment, announces that PAC Global Inc. and Competitive Edge Manufacturing Equipment (CEME) have joined the Saki America team in the Southern United States and Mexico. The companies are representing Saki's complete line of 2D and 3D automated solder paste, automated optical, and automated x-ray (SPI, AOI, and AXI) inspection and measurement systems and software and Saki's Smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0, and machine-2-machine initiatives.
Feb 26, 2018 | Saki Corporation will demonstrate its new 5th generation, 3D Automated Optical Inspection (AOI), 3D Solder Paste Inspection (SPI), and 3D Automated X-ray Inspection (AXI) systems and software at the IPC APEX Expo, February 27-March 1, San Diego, California, Booth 1127. In addition, Saki's 3D AOI system, based on its Quality-Driven Production (QDP) concept for true closed-loop, machine-to-machine communication, will be part of the Fuji SMART Factory Line in booth 3539.
Nov 30, 2017 | Saki Corporation announces that it has joined the ASYS PULSE Community to network its automated inspection and measurement systems with electronic production equipment from other PULSE member companies.
Nov 10, 2017 | Saki Corporation announces that it will introduce its new 3Di Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) systems at Productronica, stand A2.259. The new system delivers high-speed (5,700mm2/sec), high-accuracy (XY positioning of 3µm at 3Ơ), height repeatability (below 2µm at 3Ơ), and scalable resolutions of 7, 12 and 18µm for boards weighing 12kg.
Oct 05, 2017 | Saki Corporation will be presenting a complete 3D automated inspection system solution at SMTA Guadalajara 2017, being held October 18 and 19, at RIU Guadalajara, Chapalita, Guadalajara Mexico.
Jul 25, 2017 | Saki Corporation announces the selection of Alex Malek as vice president of sales and service for North America and Sivilay (Nick) Sengmany as an application/field service engineer.
Apr 13, 2017 | Saki Corporation will demonstrate the advanced capabilities and new extra component detection (ECD) feature of its BF-3Di 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) systems at NEPCON China on April 25-27, 2017 at the Shanghai World EXPO Exhibition & Convention Center in Shanghai, China, in booth 1J25.
Jan 11, 2017 | Saki Corporation, an innovator in the field of automated optical inspection equipment, will exhibit its 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) and 3D solder paste inspection (SPI) systems and their Smart Factory and Industry 4.0 capabilities at IPC APEX 2017, San Diego, CA, in booth 2909. Saki's inspection and measurement systems can be used to communicate with equipment in printed circuit board assembly lines to ensure that the PCBs are produced efficiently and adhere to the highest standards of quality and reliability.
Dec 01, 2016 | Saki Corporation has partnered with Fuji America to incorporate its 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) and 3D solder paste inspection (SPI) systems into Fuji's Smart Factory SMT line at its Vernon Hills, IL facility. Saki's inspection and measurement systems will be used to ensure that the printed circuit boards produced at Fuji adhere to the highest standards of quality and reliability.
Sep 22, 2016 | Saki Corporation will demonstrate its BF-3Di-Z1 3D AOI system for extra-large (686x870mm) PCBs and easy-to-program real-time software in booth 726 at SMTA International, September 27 and 28th, 2016, being held at the Donald Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL. Saki's 3D AOI systems measure heights from 0-20mm with 1µm resolution, measure the surface of surface mount devices and through-hole packages from all four directions without a dead angle or shadowing, and achieve full automation with very low false calls and zero escapes.
Aug 28, 2016 | Saki Corporation will demonstrate its 2D and 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) systems at NEPCON South China in booth 1G35. Saki's AOI systems' unique Phase Measurement Profilometry technology and quad-directional side cameras inspect and measure QFNs, J-leads, and connectors, and enable the detection of the most difficult defects, such as lifted leads, tombstones, reverses, and height variations, without a reduction in speed. NEPCON South China is being held August 30-September 1, 2016 at the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center, Shenzhen, China.
Aug 04, 2016 | SAKI America announces the expansion of its sales network with the addition of three new representatives. Assembly Solutions, JW Sales, and Marketing Engineers of Ohio, Inc. (MEO) will provide sales support for Saki's complete line of 2D and 3D automated optical, solder paste, and x-ray inspection systems.
Jun 19, 2016 | Saki Corporation will present its 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) equipment with innovative side-angle cameras and ring lighting technology at NEPCON Thailand 2016, held June 22-25, 2016, at BITEC in Bangkok, Thailand. Saki's 2D AOI system for simultaneous double-sided PCB inspection will also be on display.
Apr 20, 2016 | Saki Corporation will present its 2D and new 3rd generation 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) systems at NEPCON China 2016, held from April 26-28, at the Shanghai World Expo & Exhibition Center, in stand 1J25. Technical experts will be at the booth to discuss the factors to consider to determine the correct AOI system for specific inspection and measurement needs.
Apr 07, 2016 | Saki Corporation will demonstrate 2D and 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) systems at NEPCON Korea 2016, COEX, Seoul, Korea, from April 6-8 at booth X133. Technical experts will help assess the correct AOI solution for specific inspection and measurement needs.
Mar 31, 2016 | Saki Corporation proudly announces its participation in Fuji Machine Manufacturing's "FUJI Smart Factory with Nexim" initiative. Saki's inspection and measurement systems will connect with Fuji's pick-and-place machines for a high productivity manufacturing process.
Mar 01, 2016 | SAKI America will demonstrate its 3rd generation 3D automated optical inspection system at IPC APEX 2016, booth 1860. Saki's new 3D AOI, BF-3Di-Z1, accommodates XXL board sizes, offers dual-lane configurations, optional side angle cameras, and increases throughput by 15%. The 3D AOI system provides measurement of components with a height range from 0-20mm, achieving 1-micron height resolution, a false call rate of <100ppm with 0 escapes, and a positioning system 50% faster than Saki's previous 3D machine. The camera and lighting systems capture extremely clear, detailed images with no shadowing for inspection of the most difficult defects, such as lifted leads, tombstones, reversed polarity, and height variations.
Feb 18, 2016 | SAKI America announces that it has selected Creyr Innovation, LLC as its representative in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and New York (except the five boroughs of metropolitan NY and Long Island). Creyr will provide sales support for Saki's complete line of 2D and 3D automated optical, solder paste, and x-ray inspection systems.
Jan 11, 2016 | Saki also demonstrates 3D automated X-ray inspection and measurement systems.
Nov 04, 2015 | Saki Corporation announces that its new 3D automated optical inspection, solder paste, and x-ray technology and equipment will be demonstrated at Productronica 2015, in Stand A2.239, as part of the theme "From Inspection to Measurement."
Sep 23, 2015 | Saki Corporation announces presentations of its true 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) and measurement equipment at the Surface Mount Technology International (SMTAI) Show, being held in Rosemont, IL on September 29-30, 2015 at booth #1025. Saki's BF-3Di AOI System doesn't just inspect, it provides measurement of each component for heights from 0 to 20mm, with 1-micron height resolution.
Sep 16, 2015 | Saki Corporation announces that Saki America has added three new distributors: SMT Equipment, Bench Top Solutions, and Contek Sales & Marketing. The companies will provide sales support for Saki's 2D and true 3D automated optical, solder paste, and x-ray inspection systems.
Sep 03, 2015 | Saki Corporation announce the grand opening of their new facility in Fremont, California. An open house is being held on September 10, 2015, from 10:00AM to 6:00PM. Special demonstrations of Saki's true 3D and 2D automated optical inspection and measurement equipment will be available and Lean Stream will demonstrate Fuji's AIMEX IIS flexible placement platform.
Aug 02, 2015 | Saki Corporation, an innovator in the field of automated optical inspection equipment, announces two informative demonstration sessions to help attendees better understand 3D automated optical inspection (AOI) technology and systems. The demonstrations are being held at Saki's new location in Fremont, California on Monday, August 10, 2015. The first session will be held from 10:00 AM-Noon and the second session will be held from 3:00 PM-5:00 PM with lunch and refreshments to be served. Individual private demonstrations can be scheduled for August 11- 21,2015.
Apr 21, 2015 | Saki Corporation will demonstrate its BF-3Di automated optical inspection and BF-3Si automated solder paste inspection systems at SMT Hybrid Packaging, Nuremberg, Germany, May 5-7 2015, in Stand 7-331.
Nov 01, 2009 | The new BF-Rigel, named after the star Rigel in Orion’s belt, is a machine that automatically inspects fluorescent coatings.
Oct 30, 2009 | SAKI launches new automatic coating inspection machine. The new BF-Rigel, named after the star Rigel in Orion's belt, is a machine that automatically inspects fluorescent coatings.