Wisconsin, Northern Illinois & Central Illinois

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.

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.

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.

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.

MENDA (mendapump.com) is Desco Industries, Specialty Tools division. MENDA is famous for its high performance line of “dish type” liquid dispenser pumps and bottles. Besides our well known bottles MENDA’s product offering now includes products such as soldering aids, Circuitracers, Cable Manager, ESD Workstation Organizers, ESD Vacuums and more.

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.

Pillarhouse International is the leading force in the selective soldering industry, dedicated to the ongoing development of pioneering technologies to reflect and match the needs of an ever changing marketplace. Offering a wide range of machine options to cover the complexity of global demand for electronics production, Pillarhouse combines engineering experience, software development and future thinking to provide cost effective and reliable selective soldering machines and equipment.

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.

SCS (StaticControl.com) is regarded as an industry leader when it comes to ESD Solutions. Beyond the everyday ESD grounding devices, such as heel grounders, wrist straps & ESD mats, SCS  offers high-end monitoring equipment for ESD control & compliance.
These products help electronic manufacturers manage their ESD program and create a comprehensive Static Management Program (SMP) using a system of test equipment and software to monitor ESD control compliance in real-time, which will increase product quality, production and yields

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.