Pine Electronics Invests in Quality with PARMI Xceed 3D AOI

Horizon Sales is pleased to announce that Pine Electronics, Inc. has purchased a PARMI Xceed AOI system. The sale was liaised by Horizon Sales and the system was installed at Pine Electronics’ state-of-the-art facility in Grove City, PA.

Brian Montgomery, Manufacturing Manager for Pine Electronics, Inc. worked closely with both PARMI and Horizon Sales throughout the purchase: “We are extremely pleased with our new PARMI Xceed AOI system and the post-sale support from PARMI and Horizon. It has provided a nice balance of flexible software, ease of programming and efficient processing of PCB assemblies. Most importantly, it has helped the Pine Electronics team provide our customers with high quality products and flexibility in our manufacturing process.”

The PARMI Xceed New Generation 3D AOI will enable Pine Electronics to improve its processes and product quality in terms of component placing and soldering quality. The Xceed’s high-speed CMOS camera with dual-laser technology can easily identify missing, lifted, misaligned and tomb-stoned components, as well as checking polarity of all devices. For more information about PARMI, visit

Pine Electronics is an electronics and electromechanical assembly contract manufacturer for industrial equipment OEMs primarily in the United States. Specializing in low-mid volume electronic manufacturing services, Pine Electronics offers a wide range of printed circuit board assembly (PCB assembly), cable and box build assembly solutions. For more information, visit

In business for more than 25 years, Horizon supplies state-of-the-art equipment and supplies to its customers, helping them to achieve best-in-class status in their respective markets. Horizon Sales represents the mid-western states of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Western Pennsylvania, Illinois, Eastern Iowa, Wisconsin and Florida. For more information, visit