Equipment and Tools

Machines, Tools, Gear and Equipment that is needed in an Electronics Firm or Lab.

Some things you can find there -CB & Ham radios, Walkie-talkie (GMRS/FRS) radios and Shortwave & multiband radios

RadioShack- Audio Video Electronics

The company was started as Radio Shack in 1921 in Boston, Massachusetts, by two brothers, Theodore and Milton Deutschmann, who wanted to provide equipment for the cutting-edge field of amateur, or ham radio.

RadioShack- Audio Video Electronics

The first 40 yearsRadioShack Corporation – Wikipedia

Theodore and Milton Deutschmann opened a one-store retail and mail-order operation in the heart of downtown Boston. They chose the name, “Radio Shack,” which was a term for the small, wooden structure that housed a ship’s radio equipment. The Deutschmanns thought the name was appropriate for a store that would supply the needs of radio officers aboard ships, as well as “ham” radio operators.

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Metrology & Instrumentation, Process Equipment and Epitaxial Equipment. Advanced Research tools for life science, materials science and nanotechnology.

Veeco – Metrology and Process Equipment

Solutions for Process Equipment technologies primarily to manufacturers of high brightness light emitting diodes (LEDs) and solar cells. Supplies materials to hard disk drive (HDD) manufacturers for the production of thin film magnetic heads.

Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) products which include systems and components. MBE has broad applications from power amplifiers to scientific research.

GENxplor MBE System Veeco

GENxplor R&D MBE System

Veeco proudly introduces the GENxplor, the industry’s first fully-integrated MBE system for the compound semiconductor R&D market.

Its efficient single frame design combines all vacuum hardware with on-board electronics to make it up to 40% smaller than other MBE systems, saving valuable lab space. Because the manual system is integrated on a single frame, installation time is reduced.

Veeco Instruments
1 Terminal Drive, Plainview, NY 11803, USA.

Manufacturing and Assembly of Selective soldering and LTS lead tinning products. They have an integrated Process Laboratory to process the samples.They have X-ray inspection equipment installed for internal post-solder examination and a 40X power microscope for external inspection.

ACE Production Technologies – Selective Soldering Systems

Now Known as Nordson SELECT…The Selective Soldering Specialists

LTS200 Automated Lead Tinning Machine - ACE Production Technologies

LTS-200 Lead Tinning System

The LTS200 is an automated machine specifically intended for the Hi-Rel lead tinning process whereby aged components can be refurbished in preparation for re-qualification to Hi-Rel standards.

The LTS200 system is the mid-range automated lead-tinning system offered by ACE. It features two dynamic nitrogen inerted solder pots, (one dedicated to remove the old finish and any contamination while the other puts on a fresh layer of pure solder alloy), a dynamic flat wave fluxing station and a forced hot air pre-heat station

ACE Production Technologies
3010 N 1st St Spokane Valley, WA 99216, USA.

They have unique variety of tools for professionals, hobbyists, and do-it-yourself enthusiasts.The Business started 50 years ago by buying and selling of surplus merchandise from the US Military

PJ Tool & Supply – Papa John’s Toolbox

Invented as surgical tools, hemostat clamps lock in place by clamping the interlocking teeth on each handle together. Constructed of stainless steel and provide a vise type grip when locked.

Hobby grade Hemostat Clamps

Hobby grade Hemostat Clamps

The Helping Hands magnifier is a great hands free device for holding small items in a fixed position for soldering and other intricate work.

Helping Hands Magnifier

Helping Hands Magnifier

PJ Tool & Supply
40-H Corbin Ave. Bay Shore, NY 11706, USA

Rework/repair tools, soldering guns and irons and accessories. Desoldering Stations, Hot Air Stations, Portasol Irons/Hot Air Tools (Cordless Butane). They also have Soldering Gun Kits and Cleaning Tools.

Weller Soldering tools

Cooper Industries origins extend back more than 170 years to a small iron foundry in Mount Vernon, Ohio, started by brothers Charles and Elias Cooper in 1833. Today, Cooper Industries has become a leading worldwide manufacturer of electrical products and tools and hardware.

60 Watts, 240v Temperature Controlled Soldering Station, This is close to what i have, which is WTCP-S

Some Features

  • PU240T power unit,
  • TC201T soldering pencil,
  • PH1201ESD stand and sponge
  • A lighted rocker switch indicates on/off status
  • Comes with PTA7 tip
  • ESD safe to protect sensitive component

They have more than 100 years of Manufacturing Excellence with very specialized tools for the Telecommunication, Electronics and Computer Industries. Precision Tools, Devices and Instruments.

Jonard Industries and OK Industries

OK Industries Division – 1946 – Tools and Instruments for telecommunications and electronics industries. Specialized Leaders in the manufacture of Wire Wrapping, and Benchtop Tools including Integrated Circuit (IC) Tools, Fume Absorbers and Desoldering Pumps.

Jonard Industries Corp – 1958 – is a World Class Manufacturer of Precision Hand Tools for the Telecom, Computer, Military and Electronic Industries.

CATV Telecom Installers Kit - TK-450M - Jonard

CATV/Telecom Installers Kit – TK-450M – Jonard

Kit contains the basic service tools essential for equipment installation, repairs and cable preparations. Fiber Optic, Coax, or Copper this versatile kit completes the requirements for a VOIP installer, Fiber Technician or Communications Specialist.

Jonard Industries Corp.
134 Marbledale Road Tuckahoe, NY 10707

They manufacture Soldering and desoldering tools. Complete soldering stations and rework stations too. They have related products like Solder Feed Stations and replacements like Solder feed cartridges, tips.

They are in the market over  80 years. With  specialized experience in soldering equipment and tools.

JBC – Soldering and Rework Techniques

The best solution for soldering very small-sized components requiring the highest precision such as chips 0402, 0201, 01005, etc.

NANE Nano Soldering station - JBC

It works simultaneously with two NT105 Nano Handpieces. The short distance from the tip to the handle offers maximum control even when using a microscope.

NANE Nano Soldering station

The JBC Exclusive Heating System

“Our revolutionary technology is able to recover tip temperature extremely quickly. It means the user
can work at a lower temperature and improve the quality of soldering. Tip temperature is further
reduced thanks to the Sleep and Hibernation modes which increase tip life by 5.”

JBC Soldering SL
Ramón y Cajal, 3 08750 Molins de Rei Barcelona, SPAIN

Formed in July 2010 as a joint venture combining two premier tool manufacturers: Danaher Tool Group and Cooper Tools… Global Company Manufacturing High Quality, Reliable and Robust Hand tools, power tools, and tool storage. Based in Sparks, Maryland USA.

Apex Tool Group – Danaher and Cooper Tools

Brands include – Weller – Soldering and Desoldering, BGA/QFP/SMT Repair, Hot Air Technology and Fume Extraction.

Apex Tool Group - Danaher and Cooper Tools

Xcelite- Screwdriver, nutdrivers, pliers, and tool kits. Erem – MagicSense Pliers and Cutters. …… Many more Brands

Apex Tool Group, LLC.
14600 York Rd. Suite A Sparks, MD 21152, USA