Tech Etch Installs Aqua Rose from Austin American Technology

Tech Etch, a leading provider of custom flex and rigid-flex circuits, EMI/RFI shielding solutions, and precision etch & form, today announced the purchase of an Aqua ROSE™ Batch Cleaner/Ionic Contamination Tester.

The Aqua ROSE batch cleaner offers multiple cleaning and testing technologies for capability previously unachieved in a compact footprint. In addition to aqueous and aqueous chemistry-based cleaning, the innovative Aqua ROSE™ supports process temperature ranges from ambient to 176°F. An intuitive user interface allows the operator to select the type and duration of wash, number of rinse cycles, and duration of the forced-air dry cycle.

“At Tech Etch we are innovating a better world, one part at a time. We do this by developing meaningful, long-term partnerships between our employee owners and the industry leaders we serve; and by ensuring unmatched precision, quality, and attention to detail in every project, every time. Our expertise in Flex and Rigid-Flex Circuits, Precision Etching and Forms, and EMI/RFI Shielding spans over 56 years, bringing experience and skill to every solution we build,” said Brian Crowell, Compliance Manufacturing Engineer at Tech Etch. “In addition to fabricating flex and rigid-flex circuits, we offer a variety of circuit assembly options. After soldering, it is critical to ensure product cleanliness, a task made easier and more reliable than ever with the implementation of the Aqua ROSE. AAT made the entire experience quick and easy – from offering online demonstrations during a pandemic, to installation and remote training. They never hesitated to step up and did not hold anything back. We are very happy to have partnered with Austin American Technology!”

Tech Etch is leading the way to help facilitate customers in the process of production by means of our state-of-the-art Innovation Center. The center is equipped with leading edge technology, expert engineering team, and top of the line software with the focus on quick prototyping.  Tech Etch is your one stop shop to take your idea and get it to production.

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