Nordson Dage introduced the new 4000Plus bondtester. This next generation system represents the new industry standard in bond testing, providing unsurpassed data accuracy and repeatability and offering complete confidence in results. The bondtester is suitable for the full spectrum of traditional bond tests as well as meeting the requirements of emerging test applications including fatigue, hot bump pull, bend and pad cratering tests. The system is also able to perform a wide range of shear and pull applications as well as new push functionality up to 50 kg. The test system utilizes the next generation Paragon software of the company. The highly configurable and intuitive Paragon software provides advanced functionality including semi-automatic test routines, a unique database search engine wizard and superior reporting.