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ClassOne Adds Metrology Sales Veteran Ed Sandke to Team

Atlanta, GA - To address growing demand, ClassOne Equipment, Inc., a leading supplier of refurbished equipment for the semiconductor, MEMS, LED, wireless, and emerging technology markets, continues to bolster its sales and service team with the addition of Ed Sandke.

“Large equipment suppliers focus on applications for 300mm wafers and beyond,” said Byron Exarcos, President of ClassOne. “We address the equipment requirements of mature fabs running 100mm, 150mm, and 200mm wafers, along with universities, research labs, start-up companies, and emerging technologies. And the demand is growing in those segments. Ed Sandke’s in-depth knowledge of a wide range of the metrology products we offer, will guarantee our customers are directed towards the best system for their application and their budget”.

Sandke brings more than 25 years of semiconductor industry experience in direct sales, service and account management from leading companies including KLA-Tencor, Park Scientific, the Estek Division of Eastman Kodak, and refurbisher Brumley South.   Sandke is well known throughout the industry for his expertise of wafer metrology and inspection equipment.

 “I am pleased to join the company at such an exciting stage in its growth.  I have watched and admired ClassOne's progress over the years and am confident they will have a significant impact on the future advancement of the refurbished semiconductor equipment market,” commented Mr. Sandke. “I look forward to helping the company build on its leadership position”.


About ClassOne Equipment 

ClassOne Equipment is a leading supplier of high quality refurbished equipment to the semiconductor, MEMS, LED, wireless, and emerging technology markets.  Core focus and expertise is in Semitool, SUSS Microtec, EVG, SPTS, Oxford Instruments, Plasmatherm, and KLA-Tencor™ equipment.  ClassOne’s turn-key solution includes full refurbishment, 6-month warranty, installation/training, and 30 day right of return. Service and spare parts support is provided on all core tool sets. Savings of more than 50% over the cost of new equipment is often realized.  See