Electronics Production | December 01, 2009
HCD invests in AOI System from Goepel
British contract electronics manufacturing company Holmes Circuit Designs Ltd (HCD) has added an AOI system from Goepel electronics for the inspection of mounted PCBs.
The company decided Goepel's OptiCon BasicLine 1M AOI system with the latest Chameleon 360° angled view camera. “The OptiCon BasicLine AOI system provided a solution that met all the criteria of HCD including 01005, system versatility and especially lifted lead detection with the Chameleon 360° angled view camera”, said Richard Ainley, sales specialist for Goepel electronics. Carol Holmes, Director for HCD said: “This is a key investment for HCD and will support our high technology capabilities in line with our philosophy of right first time. We looked at various machines available and decided on the GOEPEL electronics machine due to its high quality, speed and technical capabilities. We have had a very strong year and continue to invest in leading technology to ensure we can delivery the latest product with the highest quality.”