Minnesota, South Dakota, North Dakota & Western Wisconsin

Advanced Cable Ties, Inc. is a worldwide supplier of Electrical and Wire Management products.  As a market leader in the USA production of Standard and Specialty Cable Ties and Accessories, Advanced Cable Ties is also a supplier of cable tie installation and removal tools, wire abrasion protection items, wire connectors and terminals, and cable clamps and mounts. As an ISO 9001:2015 company, Advanced Cable Ties also maintains the most current UL, CSA, and Mil-Spec Standards.

CyberOptics Corporation is a leading global developer and manufacturer of high precision sensing technology solutions. CyberOptics sensors are being used in surface mount technology (SMT) and semiconductor markets to significantly improve yields and productivity. By leveraging its leading edge technologies, the company has strategically established itself as a global leader in high precision 3D sensors, allowing CyberOptics to further increase its penetration of its key vertical segments. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, CyberOptics conducts worldwide operations through its facilities in North America, Asia and Europe.

Daylight™ (daylightcompany.com) is a manufacturer of high quality task and magnifying lamps for professionals. The unique Daylight Technology™ improves contrast to help you identify defects and see details like never before. All the Daylight™ products are ideal for close-up tasks and inspection work, and all Daylight™ lamps are tested rigorously to make sure that, day after day, they will offer the same full spectrum, high level of performance that you need in your job.

ASM Assembly Systems’ Printing Solutions Division is the market-leading provider of DEK brand printing technologies. The DEK range of products and services includes screen and stencil printing equipment platforms, stencils, precision screens and process support products used for a variety electronics assembly, semiconductor packaging and alternative energy applications. For more information, visit www.dek.com.

Desco (desco.com) is a complete ESD Solutions provider offering ESD control and other products for the electronics production industry. Products that Desco manufactures include wrist straps, foot grounders, mats, shielding bags, floor finish, ionization, workstation monitors and test equipment. Desco has 6 manufacturing locations in the USA.

Despatch Industries has specialized in thermal processing for over 100 years and manufactures batch and continuous process ovens. Products include laboratory, cabinet, truck-in, clean room, sterilizing, burn-in, curing, drying, firing, annealing and heat treating ovens.

Great Lakes Engineering is a trend-setting manufacturer of surface mount stencils,
precision laser cut parts, photo chemical machined and electroformed stencils and parts for the defense,
medical, electronics, aviation, energy, telecommunications, and computer industries. Great Lakes
Engineering is ISO 9001:2008 certified, anITAR registered company and a distributor for
Henkel Electronics.

For over 50 years Hakko (hakkousa.com) has been producing superior quality soldering and desoldering tools, hot air rework stations, smoke and fume extraction systems, technical training classes, and a wide assortment of accessories and related equipment for the electronics, industrial and hobby industries. When people are asked why they use Hakko equipment, the answers are nearly always the same: “reliability”, “best value”, and “excellent service”.

Henkel’s (henkel.com/electronics) leading brands of Emerson & Cuming, Hysol, Loctite, Technomelt and Multicore have long been recognized as the product brands to trust for printed circuit board assembly applications. With a broad portfolio of materials including surface mount adhesives, advanced flux chemistries, traditional tin-lead and high performance lead-free solder solutions, as well as CSP underfills and board protection materials, Henkel’s advanced formulations ensure maximum processability and reliable in-field performance.

KIC offers an entire generation of smart technologies for reflow ovens, curing ovens, and wave solder machines, allowing you to reduce production costs, to improve quality, and to add capabilities that you can use to win new business

With quality and efficiency requirements becoming ever tougher and component miniaturization ever more common, the industry is being pushed into automating an increasing number of processes. Komax (komaxusa.com) offers a comprehensive range of wire processing machines to meet the demands of modern wire processing.

Kyzen specializes in precision cleaning chemistries for electronics, advanced packaging, metal finishing and aerospace applications. Kyzen’s industry expertise and dedicated customer support provide integrated cleaning process solutions that meet any cleaning challenge. Founded in 1990, Kyzen is the leading provider of environmentally responsible, RoHS compliant cleaning chemistries to industries worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our top priority, from evaluation, testing to implementation our dedicated and experienced technicians will ensure that your cleaning requirements are met and in many cases exceeded. Our product lines are specifically formulated for the unique challenges faced within each industry.

Lindstrom (lindstromtools.com) has developed and produced high-precision tools since 1856 – making us the oldest continuous producer of handtools in existence today. From our large assortment of benchmark cutters and pliers to our Swiss-made precision tweezers, state-of-the-art screwdrivers and torque screwdrivers, we will fulfill the advanced needs of the professional user.

LPMS USA (lpms-usa.com) is the world’s largest Low Pressure Molding Solutions provider. Our systems are engineered to encapsulate, coat and protect delicate electrical components with a low viscosity resin to provide environmental and physical protection. This environmentally safe, single step process uses much less material then the traditional potting process, requires no housing and can produce finished parts in seconds.

MicroCare (microcare.com) is the industry leader in fast, efficient, safe and cost-effective cleaning of PCBs
during rework and repair on the SMT assembly line. MicroCare should be your first choice in electronics cleaning.

mta automation inc. (mtaautomation.com) provides a complete line of various automated soldering, dispensing, and assembly technologies covering a wide range of applications. Examples include iron- and laser-based selective soldering as well as single- and two-component dispensing. Additionally, mta offers complete integrated and automation solutions for the assembly process.

Established in 1789, Nathan Trotter produces high quality bar solder for electronics assembly and industrial applications. Nathan Trotter is the largest importer of tin in North America and is able to offer exceptional pricing and delivery on all tin-lead and lead free alloys. Tin Technology and Refining serves as the recycling division of Nathan Trotter so that customers are presented with a full service solder program. Processing all varieties of solder dross and byproducts, Tin Tech ensures that maximum value is recovered while maintaining our industry-leading environmental and operational standards.

Protektive Pak (protektivepak.com) offers ESD solutions for material handling and packaging for all manufacturing steps: Inspection, Test, Storage, Shipment, Installation, Maintenance, Replacement, and Repair. Our products include boxes and containers, foam, shielding bags, pink poly bags, antistatic tape, labels, lead chip carriers, kitting trays, and custom products. Our corrugated products are made of either impregnated corrugated fiberboard with a buried shielding layer or conductive fluted plastic.

ASM Assembly Systems is the market leading provider of SIPLACE brand SMT Placement Systems, production optimization software, and process expertise. The SIPLACE product range is configurable to match the needs of very high volume to high mix – low volume manufacturing. Today’s SIPLACE platform offers unique innovations and capability to accelerate product changeover, quickly adapt to schedule/capacity changes, and produce to a 6 Sigma Quality level.

Stone Mountain Tool (stonemountaintool.com) designs and builds engineered solutions, creating custom tools that exceed expectations every time. We supply tooling for electronic manufacturing and provide solutions to most problems, including wave solder pallets, conformal coating fixtures, reflow fixtures, and selective solder fixtures. Stone Mountain Tool stands out as one of the leaders in the industry, and with over 20 years in supplying tooling for the electronic manufacturing industry, we have the background and experience needed to provide a solution to most tooling problems.

Ensuring a quality connection is essential to delivering high performance and reliability in extreme environments.  From crimping a terminal onto a wire or pressing a connector onto a board, TE Connectivity (TE) Application Tooling equipment and services are designed to maximize production uptime, extend tooling life and minimize manufacturing waste.