Juki picks up award for High Speed Placement

Juki Automation Systems (JAS), Inc. has been awarded a 2014 Global Technology Award in the category of Placement – High Volume for its RX-7 high-speed compact modular mounter. The award was presented to the company during a Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 ceremony that took place during SMTA International.

RX-7 has achieved the top class speed of 49,000CPH (IPC9850) in a
 compact footprint of 988mm width.

The RX-7 uses two of Juki’s new compact rotary heads (Super Rotary Head), capable of 16 nozzles per head.

High placement accuracy of ±40 µm (Cpk ? 1)
• Supported by RX-6 flexible mounter
• Proven greater cost-efficient production lines
High yield productivity for a variety of industries
Juki Executive Officer Bob Black commented, “We are gratified that the judges have seen both the technological advancement and the cost per placement value offered in the RX-7. Our customers have shown great excitement with the introduction of this system, and we look forward to offering great savings to the high-speed market.