Feeder Finger’s parent company, Automation Technical Services Inc, announced that it has signed an international agreement on the US Patent and Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) for cut tape feeder solutions for SMT feeders.
Kelvin Wiley, president of Feeder Finger, said the company was pleased with the result and was excited to see the patent-pending inscription changed to patent number 11,032,956 throughout the product line.
The patent was formalized on June 8, 2021, after several years of cooperation with the Patent Office and various institutions. With global adoption becoming more mainstream, it’s an ideal time for Feeder Finger to receive this patent protection. Sales of Juki, Hanwha, and Yamaha products are steadily increasing, and the number of newly launched Fuji and Europlasser products is also increasing.
Feeder Finger is an internationally recognized brand specializing in products that improve the efficiency and productivity of old and new pick and place machines. Recent events surrounding Covid 19 and the resulting chip shortage have increased the demand for products that seamlessly process cut tape using existing feeders. Feeder Finger’s solution meets this requirement by providing a cut tape solution on many of the top SMT pick and place machines, while at the same time providing a solution to new machine feeders, with nearly 100% accuracy on near zero chips. I guarantee. loss. Recent sales have resulted in an almost complete conversion of 8mm feeders on the production floor.
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