RTW IPC APEX EXPO: Metcal Brings Disruptive Technology in Hand Soldering


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During the recent IPC APEX EXPO 2017 show in San Diego, California, Christopher Larocca, president and CEO of OK International (of which Metcal is a division), tells I-Connect007 Publisher Barry Matties their strategy for improving the hand solder process.

Larocca describes a lack of process feedback to the operator as a core problem inherent in the hand soldering process. He discusses how the team at Metcal has developed an innovative solution to address the issue and to take another step in their Industry 4.0 strategy.

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