Dicing Solutions


Loadpoint operate an in-house production facility that is used by customers who prefer to outsource their material processing needs. We process materials from a wide range of industries including automotive, medical, aerospace, space industry, electronics / semiconductors as well as for many academic and research-based institutions.

Their reasons for sending us their materials are varied but include the following objectives:

  • Achievement of high cut quality
  • Cost / productivity savings
  • Extra production capacity to meet demand
  • Pre-production trials
  • Prototyping of new products
  • Projects to determine a better dicing process

Our capabilities include:

  • Up to 12inch capability.
  • Loadpoint operate several 6”, 12”and heavy duty dicing saws.
  • Cut depths from 0.010mm to 55mm
  • Core drilling and large diameter glass disc production
  • Resin potting / backfilling for sonar arrays
  • Post-dicing cleaning (spray and ultrasonic)
  • 3-axis optical measurement

Loadpoint’s philosophy is to be flexible to customer needs, if you have a new or specialist project please contact us and we can discuss how Loadpoint could help with your requirement.

Materials / jobs processed:

  • Glass plates with / without chrome masks
  • Silicon wafers
  • Carbon graphite block and plate
  • PZT arrays – sonar, ultrasound
  • Optical components / photonics
  • Ceramics – plate, rods and profiles
  • Speciality and high value metals for the electronics industry, e.g. Molybdenum & Iridium
  • Electronic component singulation / FR4 boards
  • MEMs structures

Work holding and packaging availability

  • Dicing Tapes
    • Standard dicing tape: low, medium and high tack blue tape
    • UV Tapes: standard UV wafer tape. Package / singulation strength thick tape
    • Green tape – for adding additional thickness to standard dicing tapes
  • Wax
    • Water and solvent based
  • Mounting Plates
    • Graphite, glass and stainless steel
  • Chucks
    • Ceramic vacuum chucks, metal vacuum chucks, mechanical chucks, magnetic chucks, tapeless chucks. We also have the in-house capability to design and manufacture bespoke chucks to suit customer requirements