Focusing on the Dual Head SimplePnP with Bottom Vision, deciding to go with mechanical limit switches rather than sensorless homing, waiting out shipping delays from China, and moving our pre-order ship date forward Read the full update.
We've received the plastic plate stock and aluminum flat bar we ordered. We began machining strip-feeders from the former, for testing toolpaths and SMD tape fit. In a few days, we'll begin fabricating pick-and-place parts from the latter. Our campaign is coming to a close, so we also want to let you all know that pre-order prices may increase and not all models will be available after tomorrow. And finally, we just want to say thanks! We couldn't have done this without your support. Read the full update.
We've added new PCB files to our GitHub repository, placed an order for nozzle holders, and designed a new pump configuration. Read the full update.
We have verified the method by which we will machine strip-feeder trays and obtained the necessary tooling, as well as cameras, motors, short rails, and nozzles. We're shopping for strip-feeder plastic stock in various colors and looking forward to building your SimplePnP! Read the full update.
You can now get a pair of each nozzle – sizes 503 to 508 – with your SimplePnP. Read the full update.
In this update, we answer a few more questions and offer a quick progress report on the initial phase of our manufacturing plan. Read the full update.
Meet the Betz Technik Industries Juki nozzle holder. Stick around for a short list of questions & answers. Read the full update.
For your personal open hardware PCB assembly machine. Come check out SimplePnP! Read the full update.