LitePlacer – The Prototyping Pick and Place Machine

LitePlacer is a pick and place machine aimed for a prototype building stage. LitePlacer:

  • is accurate! – Reliably places 0402 passives

  • is easy to assemble! – No special tools or precision instruments needed

  • has vision! – Two cameras

  • Now comes with six SMD nozzles and automatic change!

  • is affordable! – DIY kit is 1699€ / $1899

Introduction video (outdated! Updated video coming!):

The speed of the machine in the video above is not the best it can do. In fast placement mode, only the first and last holes are measured. Here is a more typical example (about 7s per component, around 500 components per hour):


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