PFC is ISO 9001-2015 and ISO 13485-2016 (Medical Device) registered and has been for the last 10 years. Additionally, in order to provide ITAR solutions to the US Military, PFC is registered in the Controlled Goods program sanctioned by the Canadian government.

ISO 9001-2015 and ISO 13485-2016 Registered Medical Device Flexible Circuits offer design quality assurance in PFC’s flex circuits. With a flex circuit, material choices, circuit design, etching, plating and assembly are all components that ultimately allow PFC to deliver what you, as the customer need for your application.


PFC adheres to IPC 6013 flexible circuit manufacturing standards for flex circuit manufacturing process and IPC-A-600/610 Assembly inspection.

IPC-6013  Qualification and Performance specification for IPC 6013 flexible circuit manufacturing

IPC-2223  Sectional Design for flexible printed circuit boards

IPC-A-600 Acceptability of Printed Circuit Boards

IPC-A-610 Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies

IPC-4101 Rigid Materials – Materials for rigid and multilayer printed circuit boards

IPC-4203 Cover Lays – Adhesive coated dielectric films for use as cover sheets for flexible wiring and flexible bonding films

IPC-4204 Metal Clad Flexible Dielectrics for use in the fabrication of flexible printed wiring boards

IPC-SM-840 Solder Mask qualification and performance requirements of permanent solder mask

IPC-4552 Specification for Electroless Nickel/Immersion Gold plating (ENIG)

IPC-4554 Specification for Immersion Tin Plating for Printed Circuit Boards

J-STD 006 HASL plating thickness spec Post-process and Output (Hot Air Solder Leveling)

ASTM B 488 Standard Specification for Electrodeposited Coatings of Gold

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