Advanced Circuits, the country's leading manufacturer of quickturn printed circuit boards, today announced that it has completed installation of its Electroless Nickel Immersion Gold (ENIG) plating line to meet customer demand for the latest in lead-free surface finish technology. The addition of this line to the Advanced Circuits offerings provides a superior quality lead-free printed circuit board option for Advanced Circuits customers.
Leading Manufacturer Receives Certification to Further Ensure Quality and Meet Canadian Standards. Advanced Circuits submitted samples of high thermal capacity Isola, Polyclad and Nelco laminates to UL for testing and certification. A series of tests were performed to determine the flammability including: vertical burn, horizontal burn, 10-day oven and 56-day oven. To pass qualifications, a board must meet the industry standard of UL 796.