TITLE

Optimizing Component Placement: CMM vs. AOI

AUTHOR(S)
Patel, Vijay
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Circuits Assembly;May2002, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance of quality control in printed circuit board assembly. Challenge for placement equipment; Types of placement machines; Use of inline automatic optical inspection systems for inspection, verification and measurement.
ACCESSION #
6582298

 

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