Nordson DAGE has announced that it has been awarded a 2017 NPI Award in the category of Test & Inspection - X-ray for its Quadra 7. The award was presented to the company during a 14th February, 2017 ceremony that took place at the San Diego Convention Center during the IPC APEX EXPO.
Premiering in 2008, the NPI Awards program is an annual celebration of product excellence in electronics surface mount assembly. Premier products based on the finest examples of creative advancement in technology are chosen by a distinguished panel of industry experts.
Nordson DAGE’s flagship system – the Quadra 7 with 0.1μm sub-micron feature recognition - comes equipped with two 4K UHD displays and eight million pixels to fully show the 50μm pixel pitch and 6.7MP image size of the Aspire FP detector. 4K UHD offers up to four times the detail compared to standard HD display screens and supports 68,000X total magnification.
The Quadra 7 enables operators to see sub-micron level features without losing detail. The Quadra series is Nordson DAGE’s fourth generation, ultra-high resolution, off-line X-ray system offering the highest feature recognition at full power.
Mark Flain, Business Director - X-ray Systems commented: “The Quadra 5 and Quadra 7 establish standards of excellence producing unrivalled images. With the Nordson DAGE patented technology, our vertically integrated solution of Aspire FP Flat Panel, QuadraNT NT tube and QuadraGen power supply ensure our customers get the best X-ray solutions on the market today.”