designs and manufactures sputtering magnetron equipment for physical vapor deposition of thin films. We have more than 5000 rotatable cathode (cylindrical magnetron) systems in use at leading companies around the world. Our partners are active in industries such as architectural and industrial glass, solar, and display coating, functional and decorative coating, electronics and semiconductors, and in-line or roll-to-roll (R2R) film coating. Our products include externally and internally mounted end blocks, magnet systems, and fully integrated cathode lid (e-cathodeTM) systems.
Sputtering Components was founded in 2001 in Owatonna, MN USA, and is now part of the Buhler Group. Sales, manufacturing, service, and technical support continue to be located at the corporate headquarters in Owatonna.