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A retrofittable locating feature on the mould carrier beam keeps the heater platen lined up with the tool.
A vertical swivel platen is mounted on a sliding table that is moved by hydraulic cylinders on linear guides between the fixed platen and moving platen.
Operators simply place a subject's hand on the platen without having to prepare the hand with oil or water or move the hand on the platen at a specific system dictated speed.
Automatic dust and scratch reduction is also available for platen scanning on both units.
Depending upon the platen size, there are normally four to six horizontal rows of slots.
Pyropel MD-60, a thermal/mechanical platen insulator designed to improve molding performance, was evaluated by the company.
Many processors feel that insulating the mold from the platen solves this problem, but it just extends the time before thermal differences between upper and lower platen appear.
The new XD Platen design extends the patented technology of Teres' air bearing platen to overcome these issues," stated Rod Kistler, managing director of technology for Lam's CMP/Clean Products Group.
Optional features include multiple platens, bump/ vent cycles, stainless steel platens, surface wear plates, mold shuttles and work tables.
NASDAQ: SFAM), a global supplier of high-throughput chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) systems for advanced semiconductor manufacturing, has successfully upgraded its 776(TM) CMP tool to a Momentum(TM) orbital hard platen CMP system at Novellus Systems' Customer Integration Center (CIC) in support of Damascus Alliance copper/low-k dielectric integration programs.
Standard features: Tiebars withdraw from fixed platen during mold opening to facilitate extraction of large parts and mounting large molds.
Press platen cover plates are Rockwell 45 hardness.