Qualitel implements X-ray SMD Counter
The contract electronics manufacturer Qualitel improves material management using automated X-ray SMD component counter. This led to significant savings in time and costs compared to the labor intensive manual approach.
Qualitel is a contract manufacturer (EMS) specialized in a full range of high-mix, low-volume, and high-reliability products and services. Serving aerospace, medical and life sciences, industrial, and military markets Qualitel is now also using the contactless component counting system XRHCount from VisiConsult. Qualitel did a comprehensive market evaluation and comparison, which led to the conclusion that the XRHCount is the fastest and most accurate component counting system based on X-ray technology worldwide.
The component counting system for SMD reels delivers exact results within a cycle time of less than 10 seconds. This leads to massive savings in the field of material management. The efficient functioning of the X-ray counter system convinced the electronic manufacturing service provider Qualitel.Customer’s quote, by Hoa Hoang, Role: VP of operations: “Automation of counting process is a key point on material management, the XRHCount helped us to keep constant monitoring of stock levels. The machine is integrated with our ERP system and has a customized plugin developed for our need, making easier and simple the usage according our business need”.
Qualitel was searching for a state-of-the-art system and chose VisiConsult for the following reasons: The Counting Cloud software helps to maintain flexibility and increase utilization by this the online feature. Therefore, new component types do not have to be trained locally by engineers. Instead the new reels are directly submitted to the VisiConsult development team. Every system receives an automatic update on a regular basis. The extensive type database is continuously growing through a huge installed base of units worldwide. This leads to a constant improvement of the internal artificial intelligence and accuracy. This service also delivers new software updates and is completely free of charge.
In addition to XRHCount, the wide product portfolio of VisiConsult includes X-ray systems for other applications, such as inspection systems for the automotive, aerospace and industrial markets. VisiConsult also provides mobile systems for the security sector and retrofitting of old or defective X-ray systems.
The specialist for customized X-ray inspection solutions and automation
VisiConsult is a family owned company located in Northern Germany and the leading specialist for customized X-ray inspection systems. To ensure the renown premium quality all products are developed and produced locally in Germany as turnkey solutions. This leads to cutting edge technology and a high flexibility. Being active in several fields like Non Destructive Testing (NDT), public Security and the electronics manufacturing industries VisiConsult offers a sophisticated product portfolio.
The company philosophy is to solve the customer’s inspection problems with tailored solutions combined with a premium post-installation service and support. More than 25 years of expertise in Automatic Defect Recognition (ADR) and image enhancement for a broad variety of industries combined with experienced engineers result in solutions that set new industry standards. VisiConsult is always looking forward to new challenges and is proud to be known as a reliable partner with sustainable products. Through an international network of trained representatives all around the world a reliable first-line sales and service network is spanning the globe.