Multitest has shipped the first MT2168 XT tri-temp pick and place handler to a major IDM. It combines the architecture of the MT2168 ambient/hot handler with the level of temperature test performance for which Multitest is well known.
The MT2168 XT provides a reliable test handling solution for the complete range of packages, which are usually provided in trays, at ambient, ambient /hot and ambient/hot/cold temperature conditions.
Its architecture and material flow is said to offer significant advantages in throughput, stability and reliability, as well as, floor space requirements and conversion kit cost.
A wide range of options allow for extending the capabilities of the MT2168 XT in the field according to actual needs. The site pitch kit supports a fully flexible contact site layout to comply with the design of existing load boards. Sophisticated plunging solutions ensure best first pass yield in high volume production.