Reel Service Ltd

  • 55 Nasmyth Road
  • Southfield Industrial Estate
  • Glenrothes
  • Fife
  • United Kingdom
  • KY6 2SD (map)

  • Tel: 01592 773208
  • Fax: 01592 774696
  • Website:


  • Viv Bern, 
  • Graham Birrell, Computer Manager
  • Elaine Buchanan, Financial Director
  • C A McClaren, Quality Assurance Manager
  • Ewan McLean, Engineering Manager
  • Bruce Melrose, Production Manager
  • Barry Quinn, IT Management
  • John C Simpson, Managing Director
  • Number of Employees: 21 - 100

Service Enquiries - Carol Loftus -
Materials Enquiries - Shirley Kinnear -

Reel Service Ltd, one of the largest component solutions providers in Europe operates a 5 Day, 24hour service and is ISO9001:2000 accredited. In house design and manufacture of Carrier Tapes, Cover Tapes and Reels complements our Tape & Reel and Programming service activities to provide a complete 'one stop' optimised supply partner. With 'world class' facilities located in Europe, Asia and China, Reel Service are the benchmark supplier to the Semiconductor and Electronics industry in:


  • Tape & Reel of SMDs
  • Wafer Level Bumping, Back-Grinding, Dicing and Inspection
  • Tape & Reel or Waffle Pack of Bare die and Flip Chip
  • Laser Marking & labelling
  • Bake and Dry Pack
  • Device Programming. 150+ device manufacturers supported

Programmable devices supported include: Acer, Actel, Aeroflex, Agile Tech, AHMS, Alliance, Altera, AMD, AMIC, AMI, Analog Devices, Atmel, AT&T, Austin Semi, Avido, Bright, Benchmarq, Catalyst, Cygnal, Cypress, Dallas, Delco, Excel, Fairchild, Fujitsu, Harris, Hitachi, Hynix, Hyundai, IBM, ICT, IDT, Infineon, Intel, ISSI, Lattice, LG, Lucent, M-Systems, Macronix, Microchip, Micron, Mitsubishi, Motorola, Nat Semi, NEC, OKI, Philips, Plus Logic, PMC, Renesas, Quick Pulse, Ricoh, Samsung, Sanyo, Seeq, SGS Thomson, Siemens, Sharp, Silicon Tech, SST, ST Micro, Silicon Sculptures, Temic, Texas Instruments, Toshiba, Ubicom, Vantis, Viking, VLSI, Winbond, Xemics, Xicor, Xilinx, Zilog, ZMD and many others.


  • Embossed Carrier tape for standard/custom devices
  • Punched 'MicroTape' for Bare Die/Flip Chip/CSP Devices
  • Cover tapes-Heat seal and PSA
  • Plastic 'take up' reels 7" to 22" Dia.
  • Humidity Indicator cards & Desiccants
  • Moisture Barrier Bags
  • Conductive & non-conductive black or clear extruded sheet.

Rapid prototyping of new designs of carrier tape (typically less than 2weeks) is a feature of the company's service levels.


  • Fully Automated Tape & reel mcs and parts counters etc.
  • VisionXtreme Automated Inspection & Sorting Equipment for Fasteners
  • VisionXtreme integrated & stand alone custom machine vision solutions
  • VisionXtreme Inspection Systems for small components

Make Reel Service Ltd your 'Complete Component Solutions' provider

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