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Specialty Coating Systems Announces New Features on Precisioncoat Spray and Dispense System

February 1, 2009

(Indianapolis, Indiana) — Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) has announced the availability of new features for its Precisioncoat spray and dispense system. The new features – programmable tilt and rotate, needle calibration and a vision system – join the system’s easy-to-use offline programming as options that help customers achieve maximum efficiency, flexibility and accuracy as they spray and dispense coatings onto printed circuit assemblies, devices and other substrates.

The Precisioncoat’s programmable tilt and rotate functionality provides users the flexibility of 5-axes to coat alongside and underneath a wide variety of components. In addition to precise movement along the x, y and z axes, this option offers programmable tilt up to ± 60° and complete 360° rotation in 1° increments.

The needle calibration feature is designed to verify that the needle is in the correct position. If the needle is offset, the program will adjust accordingly so that the board is accurately coated. The software can be set to calibrate at user-defined intervals or it can be manually calibrated at any time.

The Precisioncoat’s new vision system utilizes fiducial or pattern recognition to identify the exact location of the board to be coated. If the board is offset, the program will compensate for its new position, ensuring that each and every board is coated exactly as the user intended.

The SCS Precisioncoat leads the industry in its programming capabilities and operational flexibility. Its proprietary software and state-of-the-art design provide customers with a robust and reliable system they can count on to meet demanding production schedules. To learn more about the SCS Precisioncoat, visit www.scsequip.com or call 317.244.1200.

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About Specialty Coating Systems
Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, Specialty Coating Systems offers industry-leading liquid coating systems including spray, spin and dip coating systems, thermal and UV cure systems and ionic contamination test systems. SCS also offers world-leading Parylene conformal coating services, systems and materials with over 35 years of application experience and expertise in the medical device, electronics, automotive and military industries. With locations throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, SCS leverages its worldwide resources to meet customer needs on a global basis. To find out more about SCS and its leading product lines, visit www.scscoatings.com.

SCS and Specialty Coating Systems are trademarks of Specialty Coating Systems.