This procedure describes the process required to specify or request a specific blade (other than the default glass blade) for the Disco DAD 3240 Dicing Saw. In order to ensure that there is sufficient time to restore the default glass blade, you must complete your session at least 30 minutes before the end of regular business hours (typically 5 pm).

EquipmentDisco DAD 3240 Dicing Saw
Process Area



Step-By-Step Guide

  1. Create an LMACS request
    1. Enter Dicing Blade Change for the Title.
    2. Select the Equipment Configuration Type.
    3. Select Dicing Saw (Disco DAD 3240) for the Equipment.
    4. In the Summary, enter the desired blade type (e.g., Si blade, sapphire blade).
  2. Add a new Booking within the request, selecting the Dicing Saw (Disco DAD 3240).
    1. Add an additional 30 mins to the beginning and end of your processing time to allow for the blade changes. 
    2. A nanoFAB staff member will change the blade during these additional 30 minute slots. 
  3. Once the blade has been changed, you will be able to begin your dicing.
    1. Ensure you give at least 24 hrs for a blade change request.
  4. Login and use the system as usual and you will be billed for the actual used time.