MeltroniX and WIDCOMM Sign MOU to Form Bluetooth Partnership

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from MeltroniX, Inc.

    SAN DIEGO, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- MeltroniX, Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:   MTNX), a leader in high-density semiconductor
 interconnect solutions, announced today that the company has signed a
 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with WIDCOMM, Inc., a world leader in
 Bluetooth wireless networking solutions, that forms the basis of an agreement
 for WIDCOMM to license its Bluetooth protocol stack to MeltroniX.
     MeltroniX is expanding its business strategy to include proprietary
 technology based products including Bluetooth and views this technology
 license to be a key element of this new business strategy.  MeltroniX is
 planning to incorporate WIDCOMM's Bluetooth technology into its high-density
 semiconductor interconnect solutions to its customers in the wireless
 networking, telecommunication, and medical markets.  WIDCOMM's Bluetooth
 protocol software guarantees operability and was the world's first Bluetooth
 Qualification Body (BQB)-certified product.
     "WIDCOMM is a pioneer and innovator in Bluetooth connectivity solutions,
 and MeltroniX is a leader in creating small form-factor solutions for
 semiconductors," indicated Andrew Wrobel, President, CEO, and Chairman of
 MeltroniX.  "With the combination of WIDCOMM's Protocol Stack and MeltroniX's
 interconnect expertise, customers will get a total Bluetooth system integrated
 into a small form factor," added Mr. Wrobel.
     "For Bluetooth wireless technology to be widely adopted, there must be
 very robust connectivity among devices from all suppliers and a variety of
 customized applications," said Hiep Pham, CEO and President of WIDCOMM.  "The
 combination of MeltroniX expertise and WIDCOMM's Bluetooth technology can
 satisfy many customers' requirements for small form factor and customized
 solutions."
 
     About MeltroniX
     MeltroniX Inc. caters to OEM electronics companies including wireless,
 Internet equipment, medical, and broadband communications manufacturers.
 Headquartered in San Diego, California, the company provides value added
 products and services that require small form factor semiconductor
 interconnect solutions utilizing their expertise in design, manufacturing, and
 testing.  With on-site manufacturing facilities and a class 10,000 clean room,
 MeltroniX designs, develops, manufactures, and sells high-density
 microelectronic assemblies and services.  MeltroniX's web site can be found at
 www.meltronix.com.
 
     About WIDCOMM
     WIDCOMM, Inc. ("Wireless Internet and Data/Voice Communications") is a
 leading provider of networking solutions based on short-range wireless
 communications technologies.  Founded in June 1998, the privately held company
 produced the first Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) Bluetooth
 Qualification Board (BQB) certified product in the world.  WIDCOMM creates
 technologies that enable leading consumer electronics, networking,
 telecommunication and semi-conductor companies to reduce time-to-market and
 build interoperable wireless technology into their products.  For more
 information, please visit www.widcomm.com.
 
     About Bluetooth
     Bluetooth wireless technology is a low-cost, low-power, short-range radio
 link for mobile devices and for WAN/LAN access points.  It offers fast and
 reliable digital transmissions of both voice and data over the globally
 available 2.4 GHz ISM (Industrial, Scientific and Medical) band.  Bluetooth is
 a trademark of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson and is licensed to WIDCOMM.
 
     Forward Looking Statement. Included in this release are "forward-looking
 statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933,
 as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as
 amended.  Although the Company  believes that the expectations reflected in
 such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that
 such expectations will lead to expansion of bluetooth technology acceptance,
 future growth, profits, expanding or increasing revenues with new or current
 customers.  The company's actual results could differ materially from those
 anticipated in these forward looking statements as a result of certain factors
 including those set forth in the risk factors in its form 10-Q Quarterly
 Reports and Form 10-K Annual Reports.
 
 

SOURCE MeltroniX, Inc.
    SAN DIEGO, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- MeltroniX, Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:   MTNX), a leader in high-density semiconductor
 interconnect solutions, announced today that the company has signed a
 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with WIDCOMM, Inc., a world leader in
 Bluetooth wireless networking solutions, that forms the basis of an agreement
 for WIDCOMM to license its Bluetooth protocol stack to MeltroniX.
     MeltroniX is expanding its business strategy to include proprietary
 technology based products including Bluetooth and views this technology
 license to be a key element of this new business strategy.  MeltroniX is
 planning to incorporate WIDCOMM's Bluetooth technology into its high-density
 semiconductor interconnect solutions to its customers in the wireless
 networking, telecommunication, and medical markets.  WIDCOMM's Bluetooth
 protocol software guarantees operability and was the world's first Bluetooth
 Qualification Body (BQB)-certified product.
     "WIDCOMM is a pioneer and innovator in Bluetooth connectivity solutions,
 and MeltroniX is a leader in creating small form-factor solutions for
 semiconductors," indicated Andrew Wrobel, President, CEO, and Chairman of
 MeltroniX.  "With the combination of WIDCOMM's Protocol Stack and MeltroniX's
 interconnect expertise, customers will get a total Bluetooth system integrated
 into a small form factor," added Mr. Wrobel.
     "For Bluetooth wireless technology to be widely adopted, there must be
 very robust connectivity among devices from all suppliers and a variety of
 customized applications," said Hiep Pham, CEO and President of WIDCOMM.  "The
 combination of MeltroniX expertise and WIDCOMM's Bluetooth technology can
 satisfy many customers' requirements for small form factor and customized
 solutions."
 
     About MeltroniX
     MeltroniX Inc. caters to OEM electronics companies including wireless,
 Internet equipment, medical, and broadband communications manufacturers.
 Headquartered in San Diego, California, the company provides value added
 products and services that require small form factor semiconductor
 interconnect solutions utilizing their expertise in design, manufacturing, and
 testing.  With on-site manufacturing facilities and a class 10,000 clean room,
 MeltroniX designs, develops, manufactures, and sells high-density
 microelectronic assemblies and services.  MeltroniX's web site can be found at
 www.meltronix.com.
 
     About WIDCOMM
     WIDCOMM, Inc. ("Wireless Internet and Data/Voice Communications") is a
 leading provider of networking solutions based on short-range wireless
 communications technologies.  Founded in June 1998, the privately held company
 produced the first Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) Bluetooth
 Qualification Board (BQB) certified product in the world.  WIDCOMM creates
 technologies that enable leading consumer electronics, networking,
 telecommunication and semi-conductor companies to reduce time-to-market and
 build interoperable wireless technology into their products.  For more
 information, please visit www.widcomm.com.
 
     About Bluetooth
     Bluetooth wireless technology is a low-cost, low-power, short-range radio
 link for mobile devices and for WAN/LAN access points.  It offers fast and
 reliable digital transmissions of both voice and data over the globally
 available 2.4 GHz ISM (Industrial, Scientific and Medical) band.  Bluetooth is
 a trademark of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson and is licensed to WIDCOMM.
 
     Forward Looking Statement. Included in this release are "forward-looking
 statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933,
 as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as
 amended.  Although the Company  believes that the expectations reflected in
 such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that
 such expectations will lead to expansion of bluetooth technology acceptance,
 future growth, profits, expanding or increasing revenues with new or current
 customers.  The company's actual results could differ materially from those
 anticipated in these forward looking statements as a result of certain factors
 including those set forth in the risk factors in its form 10-Q Quarterly
 Reports and Form 10-K Annual Reports.
 
 SOURCE  MeltroniX, Inc.