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05/06/2015:MSOE formula hybrid team takes 4th place in the world using uprights machined by Tek Pak
ACH Committee Meeting in Santa Clara, CA
03/14/2014: Material test success story
03/14/2014: Accurate tray program introduced.
03/03/2014: ACH Committee News: Balloting closes on EIA-481-E “8 mm through 200 mm Embossed Carrier Taping and 8 mm & 12 mm Punched Carrier Taping of Surface Mount Components for Automatic Handling” [PDF - 172KB]
02/25/2014: Press Release: Tek Pak, Inc. Adds New Laser for Trimming [PDF - 143KB]
09/18/2013: NBC Chicago's coverage of Butterflies and Buffalo opening night
09/18/2013: A behind the scences look at the Butterflies and Buffalo project, with great shots of our tool room
09/12/2013: Please join Tek Pak in attending the opening night of Butterflies and Buffalo: Tales of American Culture [PDF - 1.31MB] on September 18th
06/19/2013: Tek Pak Contributes to The Vanishing Cultures Project [PDF - 332KB]
06/14/2013: The Tek Pak Funny Car will be racing at the 16th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries on June 28th-30th. The race will take place at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Illinois. The wing of the funny car will display the Illinois Police Officers Memorial Committee emblem in honor of the officers who have given their lives in the line of service. For more information on the event and tickets or the Illinois Police Officers Memorial, follow the links below.
08/13/2012: Tek Pak is looking for a thermoform tool designer [PDF - 212KB]
06/06/2012: Tek Pak is looking for a CNC Programmer/Machinist [PDF - 213KB]
04/06/2012: Tek Pak Funny Car Racing in Charlotte, NC April 13th-15th [PDF - 395KB]
03/30/2012: New HAAS VF 5 CNC Machine for mold and tool creation [PDF - 386KB]
03/16/2012: New Formech 300QX for Rapid Thermoform Prototyping [PDF - 255KB]
03/11/2012 : Tek Pak Funny Car Makes its 2012 Premiere on ESPN2 in Gainesville, FL [PDF - 293KB]
02/28/2012 : Tek Pak Opens Warehouse in Scottsdale, AZ [PDF - 293KB]
12/16/2011 : Tek Pak company Christmas party
12/03/2011 : Tek Pak has just purchased a new Haas VF 8 CNC Machine for mold and tool creation
10/21/2011 : 30 Under 30 Honors Young Professionals
1-14-2011: EIA-960-A Published The Automated Component Handling (ACH) Committee of the Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) has just published an updated version of the EIA Standard ANSI/EIA-960-A “Assembly Component Tray –ACT”. This standard covers requirements for Assembly Component Trays—ACTs--used during automated assembly processes. The standard size is covered which works with tray slots handling an envelope of 298.45 mm (11.75 in) x 254 mm (10 in) and the “J” size which works with tray slots handling an envelope of 322.58 mm (12.7 in) x 135.89 mm (5.35 in).
This standard may be purchased from the IHS Standards Store at: www.global.ihs.com
For questions or comments pertaining to this standard or activities within the ACH Committee in general, please contact:
- Scott Carter
- Tek Pak, Inc.
- Ed Mikoski
07/01/2010 Tek Pak/C-Pak Alliance