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Cost-effective component inserter

22 November 2023 Manufacturing / Production Technology, Hardware & Services

Universal Instruments’ Value Series brings cost-effective intelligence, ease of use and simplicity to back-end electronics assembly automation. The company’s Omni Inserter leverages a linear motor positioning system and a host of intelligent features to deliver accurate, high-speed insertion of axial, radial and odd-form components.

The machine supports a wide range of feeder types and features controlled insertion force. This is accomplished by detecting any current changes on the motor and ensures the quality of insertion.

A best fit algorithm compensates for PCB positioning and component pin variations which increases the rate of correct insertion to greater than 99,5%.


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