IC Handlers | Aetrium


The Model VMAX IC Test Handler is Aetrium’s newest and most powerful product.  It is ideally suited for octal or quad site production volume handling of a variety of integrated circuits using tube or metal magazine input and output media. The small footprint handler is capable of handling a wide variety of packages including SOIC, SSOP, TSSOP, MSOP, QSOP, and many other new leadless QFN type packages.

High Speed Indexing with Unique Rotating Test Site Actuators

  • Up to 20,000 UPH (octal site) includes up to 1200 ms of test time
  • High-speed output sort system
  • 60mm x 60mm test site pitch

Flexible Configuration

  • Test Sites
    • Octal
    • Quad
    • Split Kit
  • Temperatures
    • Ambient
    • Ambient-Hot (Cold ready)
    • Tri-Temp (Ambient, Hot, and Cold)
  • Input / Output Media
    • Tube
    • Metal magazine
  • Any size test head
  • Touch-screen LCD monitor
  • SEMI-compliant GUI

Device Handling

  • Front-access Input Auto Loader
  • Front-access Output Auto Unloader
  • Contacting
    • Kelvin
    • Standard (non-Kelvin)
    • Plunge-to-trace
    • Customer supplied
    • Third party
  • Tool-less access portals for jam clearance
  • 8 programmable outputs
  • Error proofing – minimize PPM

Mechanical Refrigeration

  • No LN2 tanks or plumbing required
  • Detachable refrigeration unit supports multiple Aetrium handlers