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Plasma Process Group - Windsor, CO
4Wave, Inc. - Sterling, VA
AGS Plasma Systems, Inc. - San Jose, CA
Amerimade Technology, Inc. - Livermore, CA
Anatech USA - Union City, CA
Axic - Santa Clara, CA
Comco, Inc. - Burbank, CA
Control Laser Corp., Sub. of GSI Group - Orlando, FL
Cooke Vacuum Products, Div. of Stein Laboratories - Norwalk, CT
Crystal Mark, Inc., A Swan Technologies Co. - Glendale, CA
Evatec NA Inc. - Manchester, NH
Guyson International Ltd. - Skipton, England
Harrick Plasma - Ithaca, NY
Heateflex Corp. - Arcadia, CA
Intlvac Thin Film - Niagara Falls, NY
JST Manufacturing, Inc. - Boise, ID
Logomatic GmbH - Mainaschaff, Germany
M&I Materials Ltd., Apiezon Products - Manchester, England
Marking Methods, Inc. - San Marcos, CA
Nordson MARCH, Div. of Nordson Corp. - Concord, CA
Oxford Instruments America, Inc., Member of the Oxford Instruments Group plc, Plasma Technology - Concord, MA
Plasma Etch Inc. - Carson City, NV
Plasma-Therm - St. Petersburg, FL
PVA TePla AG, Plasma Systems - Kirchheim, Germany
SENTECH Instruments GmbH - Berlin, Germany
SPTS Technologies - San Jose, CA
SPTS Technologies Ltd. - Newport, Wales
Tetreon Technologies Ltd. - Washington, England
Trion Technology - Clearwater, FL
UVOTECH Systems, Inc. - Walnut Creek, CA
Veeco Instruments Inc. - Plainview, NY
Ward Technologies, Inc. - Laveen, AZ
Wuhan Gstar Laser Technology Co., Ltd. - Wuhan, China
The engraving of a surface by acid, acid fumes or a tool; a process extensively used in the manufacture of reticles.
An acid used to etch the surfaces of particular materials. For glass, hydrofluoric acid is used either as a liquid or a vapor. Metals are etched by means of suitable acids or other liquids, often to show up the crystalline structure of the metal in...
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