Gallery of Vias

Gallery of Vias

Welcome to the Gallery of Vias

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Beyond the Photon: HDI Episode

Beyond the Photon: HDI Episode

Check out the latest Beyond the Photon episode as we have an insightful discussion on the latest trends in via drilling for HDI PCB manufacturing and integrated circuit packaging

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Capstone Sees Strong Market Demand

Capstone Sees Strong Market Demand

[PRESS RELEASE] “CapStone has definitely been a game changer,” said John Williams, Vice President and General Manager of MKS’ Equipment and Solutions division. “As Flex PCB manufacturers continue to upgrade their processing capabilities to address new technologies such as 5G, the CapStone system is enabling them to take advantage of latest-generation laser technology to stay current in a very competitive market.”

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Intra-pulse beam steering for High-Density-Interconnect via drilling

Intra-pulse beam steering for High-Density-Interconnect via drilling

Intra-pulse beam steering for High-Density-Interconnect via drilling by Jan Kleinert - Research Director at ESI, a Division of MKS Inc.

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MKS Sees Strong Early Market Adoption in Asia for its Newest HDI PCB Laser Manufacturing Solution

MKS Sees Strong Early Market Adoption in Asia for its Newest HDI PCB Laser Manufacturing Solution

[Press Release] According to Atsushi Sakate, Executive Officer, General Manager of Production at Meiko, “Beyond the Geode system’s higher drilling throughput and accuracy, the system’s smaller footprint and lighter weight enables us to plan capacity expansion with much more flexibility. Add to this the broad range of applications and materials that Geode can process, and the decision is clear.” READ FULL RELEASE

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Laser Processing 5G podcast

Laser Processing 5G podcast

We got the opportunity to speak with a MKS Director of Product Marketing in the mighty photon podcast lab and asked him 3 big questions on 5G. He compares country roads with interstate freeways to explain the arrival of 5G and the new applications that will spring up along the I-5G corridor.

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Laser Focus 5 | May 2020

Laser Focus 5 | May 2020

Five stories about the world of lasers, technology, and innovation that is helping to push the boundaries of possibility. In this edition, SPIE celebrates the 60th anniversary of ruby laser-firing, the longest laser experiment in history, a website dedicated to the history of lasers, a flex patch repurposed for COVID 19, and fancy light inspired zoom backgrounds.

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MKS® Instruments Sells 1,000th ESI® 5335™ System

MKS® Instruments Sells 1,000th ESI® 5335™ System

The 1,000th system rolled off the manufacturing line in Singapore in March and is destined for the Vietnam production facility of the Sonova Group, based in Stäfa, Switzerland. “This will be our fifth 5335 system,” said Stephan Kaderli, Director Operations SOCS at Sonova. “As a global company that relies on global support, it’s important that we have systems we can rely on. The 5335 has proven itself over the years, and we are happy to be adding this system to our existing set of 5335s.”

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HON-Flex Selects MKS®

HON-Flex Selects MKS®

“Although a majority of the work we do for them involves high-volume through-via drilling, they also have the need for us to process flex PCB’s that require blind vias. That meant that we needed a solution we could rely on to do both. After evaluating the RedStone system...

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ZDT StrategicCooperation Partner Award

ZDT StrategicCooperation Partner Award

Zhen Ding Technologies (ZDT), a manufacturer of high density interconnects (HDI) and flexible printed circuit boards (PCBs), awarded our E&S division the Strategic Cooperation Partner award, recognizing unique technology in the FPC manufacturing process

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For industries facing material transformation challenges in production,  we apply unique process and engineering expertise to deliver a set of laser-based solutions that extend our customers’ processing capabilities beyond the limitations of mechanical.

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