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Ten Labels to Solve Your Engineering Challenges


Put the right one on There’s a right label for every application and Brady has designed a handy cheat sheet to help you on your way. When choosing a label, you’ll want to ask yourself several questions – Will the Read more

Dry Air Static Control and Ionizers


Dry air and ESD control The specifications and devices being assembled determine the recommended humidity range for a manufacturing facility. When the air is dry, static control becomes much more challenging. Although ESD events may be reduced by increasing the Read more

Zero in on Smog with Weller’s Fume Extractors


Weller Zero Smog Fume Extractors Compared   Smog - fog or haze combined with smoke and other atmospheric pollutants Weller’s fume extractors remove dangerous gases and harmful particles out of the air, typically while soldering to create a healthier environment. If you’re Read more

Arm Your Business with the Best from Luxo

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For precision operations that require a steady, reliable hand, industrial-strength arms are always willing and able to do the job. Whether your needs are for transporting items, illuminating areas or any of a number of other tasks, Luxo designs and manufactures arms with the unique characteristics and features that make them perfect for product applications and business solutions.

blogLuxo Each Luxo arm is tested for precise engineering and potential problems caused by friction or mechanical failure. All arms are tested by robot through cycle tests that run 25,000 movements. The Maximum arm is put through 30,000 cycles, with each cycle lasting 2 minutes and involving all possible movements of the arm. The procedure takes six weeks, running day and night.

All-Spec is your source for Luxo products and accessories. Call us or visit us online today!


Logging Data Into Your Weller WX Station

Posted on by Michelle R. in Soldering Tips and Tricks, Vendor News, Vendor Spotlight Leave a comment

Weller WX

 

You know about the many features that Weller’s WX system offers. Intuitive interface, global language support, a touch screen viewable from all angles, intelligent tool recognition— the list goes on. But do you know how to log data with your WX station?

Weller University is now offering a free downloadable training document that gives you details on how to harness the power of this functionality. From connecting the WX to your PC to transferring data to other WX stations, all the bases are covered.

The main benefits in accessing these features are:

  • Monitor and log performance data in real time for up to three channels simultaneously through PC software via wired USB connection
  • Simple and easy data logging from station USB port to USB stick without wired connection to PC and work disruption
  • Chart and save in Excel for analysis
  • Use data to monitor and chart processes, operator solder training and certifications or analysis and improvement of soldering processes

Download the brochure here.

Weller soldering stations are known for being top-of-the-line. Hisco is proud to offer these Weller stations and many more Weller products to complement your soldering processes. Call us or visit us online today to learn more!


Which 3M Workstation Monitor Is Right for Your Application?

Posted on by Michelle R. in All-Spec News, Static Control Tips and Tricks, Vendor Spotlight Leave a comment

Whether you’re in contract manufacturing or medical electronics, there’s a 3M workstation monitor suited for virtually any ESD-sensitive application. Read on to discover which option provides your best defense against overvoltage and the potential damage caused by electrostatic discharge.

3M Workstation Monitor 724 – continuously monitors resistance of two operators at separate workbenches, with audible and visual alarm notification and quick connect capability for dual remotes.

3M Iron Man Plus Workstation Monitor – monitors overvoltage, electrostatic discharge, and EOS  for the entire workbench, wrist straps, operator and dissipative mats, with a design featuring both audible and visible alarms.

3M WS Aware Dual Workstation Monitor – network-enabled to work alongside your facility management system, while monitoring two metal grounds, workbenches, operators and mats.

 


Green Scope: Four Ways Berkshire is Working for the Environment

Posted on by Michelle R. in All-Spec News, Cleaners and Aerosols, Green Initiative, Industry News, New Products, Vendor Spotlight Leave a comment

A company built on the foundation of environmental responsibility, Berkshire is committed to product solutions and design that positively impact our surroundings. That’s why they’ve made their Green Scope program a global focus, challenging themselves to remain at the forefront of clean manufacturing and contamination control. Discover how Berkshire is leveraging Green Scope to give our environment – and your workplace – a brighter tomorrow.

Environmental Policy: With initiatives ranging from supply chain and manufacturing to product design and customer support, Berkshire’s commitment to natural resource conservation and waste reduction is at the core of their processes.

Air, Water and Land: With strict manufacturing and operations policies, Berkshire is in full compliance with all applicable environmental regulations and is committed to designing solutions that reduce or eliminate impact on the environment.

Natural Resources and Energy: Through the development of efficient processing techniques, recycling, and utilization of recycled materials, Berkshire is dedicated to the conservation of natural resources and lowered energy usage.

Product and Packaging Design: With their innovative, customer-focused solutions, Berkshire strives to deliver products that continue to reduce environmental impact long after they leave the factory.


MG Chemicals – New & In Stock at All-Spec!

Posted on by Michelle R. in All-Spec News, Cleaners and Aerosols, ESD News, New Products, Product Spotlight, Tapes and Adhesives, Vendor News, Vendor Spotlight Leave a comment

With a full range of chemical products specific to the electronics industry, MG Chemicals offers everything from adhesives and cleaning supplies to conductive greases, soldering chemicals and more – all backed by nearly 60 years of experience. Now, All-Spec is proud to welcome this industry pioneer to our growing product offering, at great prices you won’t find everywhere else. Click here to browse our complete MG Chemicals line and start saving now on the items you rely on every day!