All that Glitters is not Gold… Interest in using Silver as a Connector Finish Continues to Grow

On June 6th Engelhard fabricated gold moved above $1,668 per troy ounce. The next day Engelhard fabricated palladium prices rose to $910 per troy ounce.  The recent rise in gold and palladium prices have once again encouraged renewed interest in finding a lower cost alternative connector finish.

Lead Free: RoHS Compliance

July 1, 2006, was the date when the EU (European Union) Directive on the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) went into effect and required that all electronic products sold in Europe be lead free.

Gold Hits a 23-Year High! It’s Time To Consider Palladium, Again

In early December gold prices closed at a 23-year high. Currently (August 1, 2007) Engelhard Fabricated gold is at $717.59.

Electrolytic Nickel-Phosphorous Reel-to-Reel Plating for Aluminum Wire Bonding Applications

Aluminum wire bonding is used extensively in the electronics industry as an interconnection in hybrid integrated circuits and automotive sensor applications.

© 2017 Precision Plating Co.
4123 W. Peterson Ave. Chicago, IL 60646

PH: 773-583-3333
FX: 773-685-7777

ISO/TS 16949 Certified

ISO 9001 Certified