Mycronic AB, has received order for an FPS mask writer within the multi purpose segment from a customer in Asia. The system is scheduled for delivery in mid-2016.
Mycronic offers mask writers for manufacturing of photomasks within different fields of application. These areas are display manufacturing (for TV, smart phones and tablets among other things) and applications within the multi purpose market. The multi purpose market is a broad segment comprising many different application areas, including touch screen photomasks and electronic packaging.
“Mycronic´s FPS is well positioned for applications within this segment for less critical photomasks. The flexibility and reliability of the FPS system provides the customer with a cost effective photomask manufacturing for a wide variety of application areas”, says Magnus Råberg, Senior VP and General Manager Pattern Generators of Mycronic AB. “It is gratifying that we are so well positioned in this competitive market.”
The competitive multi purpose market is a good complement to Mycronic´s mask writers for advanced displays. The price level for an FPS is between USD 1.5–4 million, depending on configuration and customization.