AQUBE® XH9
Super large high end system for assembled PCBs, hybrids, misprints

The new kolb AQUBE® series offer next-generation cleaning systems - even more efficient, even more compact, easy to handle and maintain, pre-equipped for extended water management and cyber-physically ready for the smart factory.

AQUBE® XH9 is a fully automatic XXL high volume new generation PCB ultra-fine cleaning system with by far the largest process chamber in a PCB cleaning batch system worldwide and thus with uncontested capacity per time (860 equals 19m² / 204.5 ft² eurocards) in one cleaning cycle (corresponding to a relative cleaning time of 6.5 seconds per card) than any common inline system.

AQUBE® XH9 is a German engineered and manufactured machine primarily for the process safe fine cleaning of assembled PCBs, hybrids (HDIs, SiPs) and misprints from reflow flux residues, resin, copper, oxide and soldering support substances.

The parallel working three-tank, three-circuit configuration with ClosedLoop water reprocessing ensures short cycle times as well as low running cost leading to an uncontested low total cost of ownership value.

AQUBE® XH9 systems, equipped with loading and unloading automats can be coupled to highly efficient super mass plants.


Highlights

  • Three-tank system with three separate circuits
  • Digital Factory ready: DNAccess, remote control, traceability (PLC data scanning and memorizing)
  • Fully automatic 4step (optional up to 5step) process: cleaning, (MediumWipe®), rinsing (tap water), DI-water rinsing (with parallel DI-water recycling), VMH®-TurboDigital evaporative drying
  • Suitable for horizontal DCB / power electronics cleaning (with option CWA® supercharger compression drying)
  • Process and service intervals PLC controlled
  • Event issuing and software control via high resolution 10" display with capacitive multi-touch
  • Horizontal PTFE mounted rotor system with up to eight asynchronous spray rotors for thorough wetting (no blind spots)
  • Automatic monitoring of ionic residues contamination and gauging of rinse water quality
  • Heater in cleaning tank (A) as a standard feature
  • Exchange for rinse water tanks (B and C) and pump out unit as standard features
  • EDGELESS Design and VARIccess® maintenance access: maximum capacity on a very small footprint
  • HT version for high temperature cleaning and rinsing up to 80 °C available

PowerSpray<sup>®</sup> Technology
PolyPower<sup>®</sup> Technology
VMH<sup>®</sup> Technology
ClosedLoop Technology
DNAccess<sup>®</sup>
Traceability Application
QuickChange Application
CleaninGrid<sup>®</sup> Application
Medical Engineering Certified
WEEE Conformity
RoHS Conformity

Technical data

Technology base kolb PowerSpray®
Control system (Display size) PLC - Eaton (10“)
Standard capacity (per process cycle)

830 (19 m²) eurocards

Process chamber dimensions W 900 mm • D 955 mm • H 970 mm
Max. number washing baskets 4
Washing basket size 890 mm x 890 mm
Circuits 3 Cleaning, Rinsing tap water, Rinsing DI-water
Volume Tank A 100 l • Cleaning
Volume Tank B 125 l • Rinsing tap water
Volume Tank C 100 l • Rinsing DI-water
Max. cleaning temperature 80 °C (176 °F)
Filtration up to four stages - 1. Full flow coarse filter < 2mm (0.08"), 2. Sediment filter inside the tank, 3. 20“ fine filter (1 - 100 µm - process dependent), 4. HMA filter
Drying System VMH®-TurboDigital hot air
Drying temperature range approx. 45 - 120 °C (113 and 248 °F)
Power supply 400 V AC, 32 A, CEE plug / 3 Ph / 50 or 60 Hz
Power consumption 18 kW
Supply connection 1 (tap water) 1“
Supply connection 2 (DI water) 1“
Supply connection 3 (Compressed Air) 8 mm (87 - 116 psi - 100 l / min)
Empty Weight 922 kg (2,033 lbs)
Footprint 1700 mm x 1850 mm (66.93″ x 72.83″)

Certifications


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Application overview

PCBs,Hybrids, Misprints
PCBs,
Hybrids, Misprints
most suitable
Stencils, ScreensPumpPrints, Misprints
Stencils, Screens
PumpPrints, Misprints
optional suitable
Solder Frames,Carriers & Palettes
Solder Frames,
Carriers & Palettes
optional suitable
ESD-boxes, ContainersPCB Magazines
ESD-boxes, Containers
PCB Magazines
optional suitable
Condensation Traps,Filters, Steel Sheets
Condensation Traps,
Filters, Steel Sheets
not suitable
Optional suitable applications can also be optimally realized with the appropriate options.

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