News & Events

06.06.2014

DYCONEX qualifies new Multibond process for high-reliability PCBs

DYCONEX has installed a new pre-treatment tunnel machine so it can provide an in-house Multibond process. Today, that process is qualified for flex PCBs and inner layers of rigid products.

MST at Medical Manufacturing Asia 2014

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Manufacturing Processes for Medical Technology
September 9 - 11, 2014
Suntec, Singapore
Booth# 4E20

MST at Medical Electronics Conference 2014

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Electronic technologies and advanced manufacturing
September 18 - 19, 2014
Marylhurst University, Portland, OR, USA


DYCONEX announces new Laser Directly Imaging capability

DYCONEX has recently qualified and released to production its Paragon Ultra 200 Laser Direct Imaging (LDI) tool. This is the latest generation of exposure tools from Orbotech featuring maximum resolution and registration performance.

Artwork generation with Laser Direct Imaging systems gives both DYCONEX and its customers significant advantages over conventional exposure tools using film masters. The turnaround time for layer structuring has proven to be less than half, while expenses for consumables such as film materials are reduced.

Additional major benefits of LDI technology include the ability to improve layer registration, implement individual compensation correction per panel as well as perform step-by-step registration. These give our customers the flexibility to further tighten the requirements on annular rings and thus increases interconnect density. DYCONEX has demonstrated the Ultra 200 system operating at better than 5-micron layer-to-layer accuracy.

In combination with improved registration, the ultra-high resolution capability of the Paragon Ultra 200 enables DYCONEX to meet the future requirements of our customers. The production yield of features with lines and spaces of 20 microns and below is significantly improved. Going a step further, DYCONEX already demonstrated imaging capabilities down to 8-micron lines and 12-micron spaces.

Last but not least, DYCONEX offers full traceability of production panels throughout the entire manufacturing flow by individually numbering panels with LDI. This gives customers further options in monitoring and controlling their own manufacturing process.