Gel-Tray® Gel (BD Series) or Vertec™ (BV Series)

Gel-Pak's Gel-Tray product (BD, BV Series) consists of a 2" x 2" pocketless plastic tray stored inside a plastic hinged box. Gel-Pak's proprietary Gel or Vertec elastomer is applied directly to the surface of the plastic tray. Similar to Gel-Boxes, the Gel-Tray products are normally intended for manual applications in which devices are loaded using a vacuum pen, tweezers or fingers and unloaded using tweezers or fingers.


(Prints Optional)

Gel-Tray Applications:

  • Devices where direct contact with the top surface or edges should be avoided.
  • Devices that are handled with tweezers or by hand.
  • Multiple device sizes (no pockets) in same Gel-Tray.
  • Compatible with device loading process in automated equipment.
  • Handling small components or large assembled modules.
  • For your specific device sizes refer to Die Calculator Program for determining the number of devices per tray.

Gel-Tray Configurations:

  • 2” x 2” Standard Gel-Tray size.
  • Trays available in transparent or conductive materials.
  • Trays available with Gel or Vertec Elastomer.
  • Available in variety of hinged box top/bottom material configurations:
    • Transparent
    • Conductive Black
    • Transparent Antistatic
  • A Wide assortment of optional printed grid patterns readily available. Custom prints (grids, company name, logo, etc) can be created upon request.

For device unloading applications that require use of a manual vacuum pen or automated Pick & Place equipment, please refer to the Vacuum Release™ (VR) products.

Gel-Trays can only withstand extended temperatures up to 70°C as a result of the plastic tray material. For higher temperature applications up to 220°C, refer to the Gel-Slide (CD Series) products.

Gel-Tray Tack Levels:

EH, EH07 and FE70 tack levels are static dissipative.