DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS Appoints Seika Machinery as its Distributor in North America: Article

TORRANCE, CA — January 2015 — DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS CO., LTD. has appointed Seika Machinery, Inc. as its distributor for North America, effective immediately. Seika Machinery is a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services.

Established in 1963, DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS researches, develops, designs and manufactures tools for the electronics industry. The company offers a complete range of rework equipment as well as soldering / de-soldering tools and pre-heaters. DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS has affiliations with the JPCA (Japan Printed Circuit Association) and IPC (Association Connecting Electronics Industries, former Institute for Printed Circuits in USA).

“Seika Machinery is a well-known and established distributor worldwide in the SMT industry and brings many years of experience and expertise,” said Raymond LaFleur General Manager of Overseas Sales and Marketing, DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS. “In our continued effort to offer our customer base the best solutions for their rework needs, we feel that Seika Machinery is the best partner for DEN-ON to do the job and their dedication and focus is what our customers expect from a leader in the industry.”

“Seika Machinery is thrilled to be appointed the North American distributor for DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS,” said Tim Cappoen, Branch Manager, ATE Account Mgr., Seika Machinery, Inc. “Working with a pioneer in the rework industry like DEN-ON is exciting for us as we will be able to learn many things from them moving forward. Adding their industry-leading rework products to our company’s portfolio will only help strengthen our position. Most importantly, we will be able to provide the absolute best rework solutions to our customer base.”

Seika Machinery specializes in the distribution of machinery, equipment and materials for the electronics assembly market with engineering services provided worldwide. Seika has been in the SMT industry for more than 20 years, providing services to electronics manufacturers from two main locations in the US — Torrance, CA (headquarters) and Norcross, GA. Additionally, Seika has more than 20 sales representatives and distributors in North America.

Seika Machinery will represent DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS’ complete line of soldering, desoldering, rework systems and tools. For more information, contact Tim Cappoen at or visit