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Somont GmbH

Address:    Im Brunnenfeld 8, Umkirch 79224, Germany
Telephone Number:    +49 7665 9809 7000
Facsimile Number:     +49 7665 9809 7999
Email:     Send Email to Somont GmbH
Business:   Manufacturers
Products:   Solar Panel Manufacturing Equipments, Stringer, Lay-up systems, automated interconnection, soldering table, peel force tester
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Somont, member of the Meyer Burger Group specializes in the development and production of soldering equipment for the connection and integrated testing of solar cells, a so called "stringer". In their product portfolio there are also lay-up systems and fully automated matrix interconnection solutions. The RAPID and CERTUS stringer stands out for its proven Soft Touch Soldering process and optimal temperature management. With this process the most sensitive cells are safely combined into strings at highest output and very low breakage rates. Thanks to excellent peeling forces and reproducible high quality soldering results, Somont stringers enjoy an excellent reputation on the market. Somont also offers an excellent service package to support the customer in any phase. Hotline support with competent service technicians, training, ramp-up assistance and a perfect spare part management ensures high uptime to their customers worldwide.

Somont offers the right system for every enquiry and many customer benefits

·         Very modular and flexible concepts for capacities of 10-100 megawatts per year

·         High outputs at very low breakage rates and high stringer availability due to industry proven components

·         Minimum TCO costs

·         Easy and fast integration into existing module production lines or as key equipment in new lines

·         Fast installation and ramp-up times due to sophisticated machine design and well-established service 


·         On site customer training and ramp-up assistance

·         Worldwide service net with fast solution and local response

Product portfolio

Somont provides single equipment as well as fully- automated turnkey production lines, together with 3S Modultec. The product portfolio includes:

·         RAPID stringer (outstanding reputation for reliable cell connection)

·         CERTUS system (the perfect solution for cell and matrix connection)

·         Lay-up systems (gentle and accurate handling)

New products:

The company continuously develop new innovative products and solutions that improve the cell connecting process and reduce its handling steps. All equipment is designed and manufactured in-house.

- Soldering table -the cost-saving equipment for module, cell, ribbon and paste manufacturers, laboratories and institutes


- Peel force tester –testing with standardized parameters leads to an optimized verification of cell/ribbon connection

 - Integrated EL (electroluminescence) testing unit in the stringer - early detection of hidden cell defects leads to better module quality

- Vision-upgrade with new Human Machine Interface/HMI for existing customers - improved cell defects detection, intuitive operator guidance

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