PCB | June 14, 2006
PCBs from a composite´s point of view
PCBs represents a big market for composite materials. compositesworld.com has made an overview of the composite materials in PCB material applications.
Printed circuit boards (PCBs), the foundation of virtually all electronic devices in use today, represent a significant market for composite materials. According to industry sources, nearly two-thirds of all woven textile-grade electrical or E-glass reinforcements produced today are consumed by PCB laminators. Until the year 2000, the U.S. was the largest PCB producer, followed by Europe and Japan. In the last five years, however, the majority of PCB manufacturing has migrated to Asian fabricating firms. Click here to read the full article at compositesworld.com.