LE-series SMT Pick&Place machines

Automatic 4-position nozzle changer with 4 nozzles. Friendly easy to use Windows™ based software including CAD conversion software, software for panelized boards and self diagnostic, error recognition & fault monitoring system. Placement rates up to 4800 cph. 648mm tape feeder locations (model LE40).  On-the-fly component centering using centering fingers*. (touchless option*) Fiducial Correction. The latest Pentium™ PC. Capable of placing 15 mil pitch components and 0201 packages**. The component squaring station enables accurate placement of fine pitch components while protecting fragile leads from damage due to excessive force.
** with the (L-GS) Glass Scales with Digital Encoders option.

Fluid dispenser for solder paste or adhesives
 *Touchless Cyberoptics® laser centering system
 Secondary 4-position nozzle changer
 Linear glass digital encoder scales for ultimate accuracy and repeatability

SuperStrip™ feeders for pick-up from short tape strips
SmartCount™ electro-optical tape feeders
Tube Bulk or tray feeders
Automatic Fiducial Correction
Micro nozzles and/or Multi-Micro nozzles for smaller components


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Max PCB area LE40 343 x 560 mm
Max PCB area LE20 343 x 305 mm
Max travel area L40 560 x 560 mm
Max travel area L20 560 x 305 mm
Z axis max mouvment 38 mm
Pcb thicknes 0.5 mm - 4.0 mm
Placement rate 1500 - 3500 db/h


Max placement rate 3500 db/h
Placement accuracy ±0.015 mm
Min component size  0603 standard, 0201*
Fine pitch 0.635mm-ig, 0.508mm-ig*
Largest component size 35 mm x 35 mm
Max number of feeder positions 32(LE20), 64(LE40)
Tape feeders 8, 12, 16, 24, 32*, 44mm*
Vibra feeders 8, 12, 16, 24, 32 mm