Schmid Technology Systems has a new technology for the handling of circuit boards in the electronic production: A six-axis robot supplements the linear systems used until now. A triflex® R energy chain from igus® provides the energy and signal supply for the robot's gripper.
The Schmid Group headquartered in Freudenstadt, Germany, are specialists for the design and manufacture of plants for the production of photovoltaics and circuit boards. When circuit boards, photovoltaic elements or displays are etched, laminated, removed of resin, metalized, laser cut, measured and tested or conveyed, these are frequently done by the faciltites made by Schmid. Exactly like the customers in the circuit board industry, the company is globally positioned. The several production companies who concentrate on machines and plants for individual machining operations respectively are all located in Southern Germany; sales and service are however present in North America and East Asia.