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October 5, 2016 Press Release

SCI Ships 3,000 End Blocks - A New Corporate Milestone

Owatonna, MN (October, 2016) – Sputtering Components, Inc., one of the leading rotary cathode manufacturers announced that they have shipped their 3,000th end block. “This is a great accomplishment for our company,” says John Schmeling, Director of Sales.  “

Since launching their products in 2001, SCI has served the sputtering community throughout the world with their innovative products.  “Our specialization has always been our end blocks, both internal mount and external mount,” says Dan Crowley, founder of SCI.  “We knew our products would serve our customers well as we built them with our customers in mind. The end blocks require very little maintenance, which can be done at the customer worksite and by their maintenance employees.  SCI end blocks have proven so reliable that SCI now offers a 2-year ‘no-service’ guarantee on most of its end block products."

In addition to end blocks, SCI manufactures a line of magnetics, including the most recent addition of the Remotely Adjustable Magnet Bar or RAM-Bar™.  Robert Meck, Director of Engineer and head of SCI’s R&D department states, “We strive to continuously meet and exceed our customers’ requirements.  We do this by being innovative and attentive to their needs.”

For more information regarding SCI products, visit our website at or by emailing

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