SMT, PCB Electronics Industry News
  • SMTnet
  • »
  • Industry News
  • »
  • Nordson DAGE Showcases 4000Plus Pad Cratering Inspection System at Nepcon Shanghai

Nordson DAGE Showcases 4000Plus Pad Cratering Inspection System at Nepcon Shanghai

May 12, 2011

4000Plus pad cratering inspection system

4000Plus pad cratering inspection system

Nordson DAGE, a division of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ: NDSN) showcased its newly developed 4000Plus pad cratering inspection system at Nepcon Shanghai.

World's first pad cratering inspection system in full compliance with IPC-9708 test standards

Nordson DAGE has developed a unique patented technique for attaching a test probe to solder bumps or solder paste in order to perform a hot bump pull test in full accordance with the recently published IPC-9708 test standards for the detection of pad cratering for surface mount and printed circuit board assemblies. Pad cratering has become a major issue with lead-free assemblies and the development of the IPC-9708 standard together with the availability of the 4000Plus hot bump pull test methodology enables product developers to determine the optimum materials for their applications.

The 4000Plus hot bump pull application is achieved by selecting a specialized load cartridge which can be programmed to apply a time-temperature reflow profile to individual solder bumps and/or bonds using a test probe. Reflow parameters including preheating, soak, rate of rise, time above liquidous as well as cooling rate are integrated into the 4000Plus Paragon™ software for easy on-screen profiling and control. A selection of standard probe sizes are offered as well as custom test tips that are available upon request.


Headquartered in Aylesbury, UK, Nordson DAGE is a unit of the Nordson Corporation and manufactures and supports a complete range of award winning digital X-ray inspection systems and bond test equipment for the printed circuit board assembly and semiconductor industries.

Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) is one of the world’s leading producers of precision dispensing equipment that applies adhesives, sealants, coatings and other materials to a broad range of consumer and industrial products during manufacturing operations. The company also manufactures equipment used in the testing and inspection of electronic components as well as technology-based systems for curing and surface treatment processes. Headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, Nordson has direct operations and sales support offices in more than 30 countries.

Jun 10, 2021 -

AQS, Inc. Selects DAGE Assure Intelligent X-ray Component Counter for Mass Production

Jun 02, 2021 -

SVTronics Implements New DAGE AssureIntelligent X-ray Component Counter in Production

Jan 06, 2021 -

Intelligent Manufacturing Solutions, LLC.(IMS) Installs AssureTM X-ray Component Counter from DAGE at itsManchester, NH Operation

Oct 27, 2020 -

New DAGE Prospector™ Micro Materials Tester Impresses with Another Award

Oct 04, 2020 -

DAGE Assure FLEX, the new Intelligent X-ray Component Counter from Nordson ELECTRONICS SOLUTIONS, Wins GLOBAL Technology Award

Oct 03, 2020 -

DAGE AssureFLEX,the new Intelligent X-ray Component Counter from Nordson ELECTRONICS SOLUTIONS, Wins GLOBAL Technology Award

Apr 30, 2020 -

DAGE Is Honoured with a Prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise for International Trade

Feb 06, 2020 -

DAGE AssureTM,the New Intelligent X-ray Component Counter from Nordson ELECTRONICS SOLUTIONS, Wins NPI Award

Feb 06, 2020 -

New DAGEProspector™ Micro Materials Tester Impresses with a 2020 NPI Award

Dec 10, 2019 -

Exceed Testing Demands with the New Nordson DAGE Prospector™ Micro Materials Tester

130 more news from Nordson DAGE »

Jan 25, 2022 -

Gen3 Systems announces product line up for Southern Manufacturing 2022

Jan 24, 2022 -

Circuit Technology Center Partners with Hentec RPS to Provide World-Class Component Modification Services

Jan 23, 2022 -

ViTrox Unveils Its New V810i S3 AXI System at IPC APEX Expo 2022

Jan 23, 2022 -

Permalex Squeegees Selected by Henkel/Aqua Membranes for Advanced RO Filter Technology

Jan 23, 2022 -

SVTronics Makes KYZEN Its Cleaning Chemistry Standard

Jan 23, 2022 -

Fastest Growing SMT Manufacturer in the US Exhibits at APEX 2022.

Jan 23, 2022 -

Join CWIEME and Specialty Coating Systems for a free Tech Talk in February!

Jan 23, 2022 -

Weller's unique ventilation concept extraction cabinet provides ultimate flexibility

Jan 23, 2022 -

CyberOptics Unveils New Dual-mode MRS™ Sensor for Solder Paste Inspection at IPC APEX 2022

Jan 23, 2022 -

Southwest Systems Technology starts the New Year with two new Account Managers

See electronics manufacturing industry news »

Nordson DAGE Showcases 4000Plus Pad Cratering Inspection System at Nepcon Shanghai news release has been viewed 808 times

  • SMTnet
  • »
  • Industry News
  • »
  • Nordson DAGE Showcases 4000Plus Pad Cratering Inspection System at Nepcon Shanghai
Used Equipment Auction Screen Printers, Placement Machines, Siemens Feeders, Reflow Ovens:  For Sale

Manufacturing Software