The workpiece is placed on and removed from the chuck table by hand, and only the cutting sequence is automatic. Depending on the dicer, automatic alignment is supported. Also, washing and drying is performed externally.
Operator places the workpiece on to the chuck table.
3000 series dicer perform alignment automatically.
For the 300 series dicers, the operator aligns the cut line and blade with a microscope.
Operator pushes the start button and the dicer cut the line detected during alignment.