3D X-Ray for PCB Assembly Inspection

3D X-Ray for PCB Assembly Inspection

3D X-Ray for PCB Assembly Inspection at Profab Electronics: The Gold Standard in Quality Verification

When it comes to ensuring the highest quality in PCB assembly, traditional inspection methods only scratch the surface. At Profab Electronics, we elevate our quality assurance to the next level with our cutting-edge 3D X-Ray technology. This state-of-the-art inspection technique provides unparalleled insights into the inner workings of PCB assemblies, from analyzing the efficiency of our reflow process to detecting counterfeit components.

The Multi-Faceted Utility of 3D X-Ray Inspection

The versatility of our 3D X-Ray system is what sets it apart. While many techniques can inspect surface-level features, 3D X-Ray delves deeper to examine hidden solder joints, internal component structures, and even the integrity of incoming parts. Its comprehensive analysis makes it an invaluable asset for multiple facets of quality control:

  • Reflow Process Analysis: A crucial part of the SMT line, the reflow oven, is responsible for the quality of solder joints. Our 3D X-Ray technology scrutinizes these joints to assure they meet our exacting standards.

  • Hidden Solder Joint Inspection: Complex assemblies often include areas that are inaccessible to traditional inspection methods. Our 3D X-Ray effortlessly examines these hard-to-reach spots, ensuring no stone is left unturned in our quest for quality.

  • Troubleshooting Boards: When anomalies occur, 3D X-Ray serves as an indispensable troubleshooting tool. It offers detailed insights into the assembly, allowing for precise diagnostics and swift remedial action.

  • Detecting Counterfeit Components: In an industry where the integrity of each component matters, the 3D X-Ray stands as a formidable barrier against counterfeit parts. It meticulously scrutinizes incoming components to ensure they meet our stringent quality and authenticity standards.

Advanced Technology for Unparalleled Precision

The technology behind our 3D X-Ray is engineered for ultimate accuracy. It captures high-resolution images from multiple angles, compiling them into a three-dimensional model for exhaustive examination. This allows for an in-depth understanding of the assembly that is impossible to achieve with 2D methods.

Compliance and Quality Standards

As with all our processes, our 3D X-Ray inspections comply with stringent industry standards including ISO 9001, AS9100, and ITAR regulations. These protocols ensure that every PCB assembly doesn’t just meet but exceeds quality benchmarks.

Integration into the Workflow

The 3D X-Ray is seamlessly integrated into our PCB assembly workflow. Its outputs feed into our quality control systems in real-time, enabling dynamic adjustments to our assembly processes whenever necessary.

Cost-Effectiveness through Preventive Measures

Investing in 3D X-Ray inspection is not just a commitment to quality but also a strategic move toward cost-effectiveness. By catching potential issues early on, we mitigate the need for costly rework and potential delays, offering you both time and financial savings.

Our 3D X-Ray inspection technology is more than just an advanced tool—it's a cornerstone of our commitment to unparalleled quality in PCB assembly. By delving deep into each board, we ensure the integrity, functionality, and reliability of your products, making Profab Electronics the partner you can trust for all your PCB assembly needs.

Our Core PCB Assembly Services

Surface Mount (SMT) PCB Assembly

Specializing in compact, high-density boards, our SMT assembly services offer unmatched precision and efficiency.

Through-Hole PCB Assembly

A go-to solution for durable, robust connections, our through-hole assembly services are perfect for heavy-duty components and traditional PCB layouts.

Comprehensive Service Options

Turnkey PCB Assembly Services

Experience hassle-free, full-service solutions that cover everything from materials procurement to the final stages of assembly.

Consigned PCB Assembly Services

You provide the crucial components, and we focus solely on expert assembly, optimizing the value chain.

Partial Turnkey PCB Assembly Services

Offering a balanced, flexible approach, our Partial Turnkey Services combine your sourced components with our procurement and assembly.

Adaptable Volume and Rapid Turnaround

From Prototype to Full-Scale Production

We seamlessly adapt to project scales, fulfilling both one-off prototypes and mass production needs.

Quick Turn Prototype PCB Assembly

For your time-sensitive projects, we expedite the prototyping process without compromising on quality.

Quick Turn Production PCB Assembly

Leverage our agile manufacturing capabilities for fast, yet reliable mass production.

Scheduled Blanket Order Production PCB Assembly

Streamline your long-term production requirements with our efficient and convenient scheduled blanket order options.

Value-Added Services

PCB Assembly Testing Services

Ensuring each PCB functions flawlessly with multiple levels of quality checks.

PCB Assembly Firmware Programming

We embed all the necessary software, making your PCBs operationally ready right out of the gate. We offer in-circuit programming as well as pre-programing.

Mechanical Assembly for PCB Assemblies

Extending our services beyond PCBs, we offer complete mechanical assembly for finished electronic products.

PCB Assembly Conformal Coating

Applying a specialized protective layer that adds durability and longevity to your PCB products.

Technology and Infrastructure

Our State-of-the-Art Equipment

Essegi Robotic Inventory Storage

Highly efficient and automated storage solutions for component management.

Optical Control X-Ray Component Counter

Utilizes advanced X-ray technology for pin-point accurate inventory counts.

MPM Solder Paste Printers

Ensures precise and consistent solder paste application for optimum connectivity.

Pemtron 3D Solder Paste Inspection (SPI)

Advanced Solder Paste Inspection tools for top-notch quality control.

Samsung/Hanwha Pick and Place Machines

Ensures rapid and precise component placement with industry-leading reliability.

In-line Yes-Tech 2D Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) - (Pre-Reflow)

Conducts automated optical inspections before solder reflow to guarantee the highest quality.

Electrovert Reflow Ovens

Offers reliable solder reflow processes for mass production efficiency.

Yestech and Cyberoptics 3D Automated Optical Inspection (AOI)

Post-reflow automated optical inspections to ensure impeccable component soldering.

Dage 3D X-Ray

Advanced internal inspection capabilities for the most thorough quality checks.

Ersa Selective Solder

Specialized soldering technology that targets specific components for precision results.

Aqua Klean Systems In-line PCB Cleaner

Delivers impeccably clean PCBs, ready for shipping or immediate use.

Compliance and Quality Assurance


ISO 9001, AS9100, and ITAR compliance means we meet and exceed international standards of quality and security.

In-House IPC Trainer

Our teams are updated on the latest IPC standards, ensuring we are always ahead of industry requirements.

Class 2 and Class 3 Inspection

Our processes are versatile enough to meet both Class Two and Class Three soldering and inspection standards, giving you more options and peace of mind.

Why Should Profab Electronics Be Your First Choice?

Unmatched Expertise

With years of industry leadership, we have the knowledge and skills required to bring your most ambitious projects to life.

Quality Above All

Our relentless focus on quality ensures that your projects are not just completed, but masterfully executed.

Superior Customer Service

We don’t just aim to meet your expectations but to significantly exceed them, every step of the way.

About Profab Electronics

Profoundly embedded in the electronics manufacturing sector, Profab Electronics has been steadfast in its commitment to deliver excellence for over three decades. Our unparalleled experience, fortified by our stringent quality standards, positions us as a trusted partner in the realm of Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS).

We're an ISO 9001 and AS9100 certified company, and our adherence to these globally recognized standards attests to our unyielding quest for quality. Our team comprises experts who hold formative training on the latest IPC standards, ensuring that we consistently produce electronic products of the highest caliber.

Our proficiency lies in PCB assembly, offering a spectrum of services ranging from Surface Mount (SMT) to Through-Hole Assembly. From the initial stages of prototyping to high volume pcb assembly, we offer comprehensive solutions to meet client requirements.

At Profab Electronics, we synergize our expertise and experience to deliver high-quality electronic products. Our unwavering commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction has established Profab Electronics as a leader in the electronics manufacturing industry. Trust us to bring your technological visions to life.