If you wish to control the coating process yourself, then purchase one of our Aurora STAR coating units and integrate it into your manufacturing process. The following basic models are suitable for a wide variety of production needs and each one can be customized to meet your specific demands. We modify our equipment to match your process rather than forcing you to modify your process to match our equipment.

Model Aurora STAR&D Aurora STAR 2 Aurora STAR 4 Aurora STAR 6
Volume 30 L 200 L 400 L 800 L
Load diameter 100mm 275mm 500mm 500mm
Load height 150mm 300mm 600mm 800 mm
Heater 2KW 10KW 15KW 20KW
Vacuum System Pfeiffer (optional) Pfeiffer (optional) Pfeiffer (optional) Pfeiffer (optional)
Arc Sources 2 sets (optional) 2 sets (optional) 4 sets (optional) 6 sets (optional)
Control System User Interface Industrial computer with online diagnostic feature Industrial computer with online diagnostic feature Industrial computer with online diagnostic feature
Cycle Time 1 hour 3 hours 4 hours 4-5 hours
Magnetron Sputtering 2” sputtering gun (optional) 4” sputtering gun (optional) Rectangular sputtering gun (optional) Rectangular sputtering gun (optional)
Applications

  • Perfect for academia research
  • Flexible control system
  • Very fast cycle coating

  • Small batch production
  • Fast cycle coatings
  • R&D Applications

  • High volume tool coatings

  • High volume large molds, dies and tools