Can a flex circuit be UL approved?

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In most cases the circuit itself is not specifically approved. What is approved by UL is the material stack-ups and adhesives. Since its inception, PFC has been submitting material stack-ups to UL and has a list of approved constructions. Learn

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What is RoHS?

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RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive) is the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment. RoHS is often referred to as the lead-free directive, but RoHS restricts the use of six hazardous materials in

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What is REACH?

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REACH is the European Community Regulation on chemicals and their safe use. It deals with the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical substances (REACH). Learn more about REACH and PFC compliance.

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What are power application considerations for designing for high current?

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Flex circuits are regularly used in high current/power applications. Some application examples of designs produced at PFC include bus bars, backplanes, and power distribution cables. Most of the high current applications PFC develops are to replace wire harnesses. Learn more

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