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Copper Core PCB

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Board Type: Copper Core
Lead Time: Sample delivery in 12 hours (fastest)
Features: Sampling/Small-batch, Large-batch Multi-dimensional Production Mode

Partial PCB Process Parameters
PCB Thickness: 1.0mm~2.0mm
Copper Structure: Direct Heatsink
Thermal Conductivity: 380W
Minimum Drill Size:  1.0mm
Minimum Size: 5*5mm
Maximum Size:  480*286mm
Minimum Line Width/Spacing: 0.1mm/0.1mm
PCB Color: Color.png
 Silkscreen:  黑白.png
Surface Finish: OSP, HASL(with lead), LeadFree HASL, ENIG

Copper substrate is a high-performance base material known for its excellent thermal conductivity and electrical properties. This substrate is suitable for applications requiring high thermal stability and heat conduction efficiency, such as electronic product manufacturing, LED lighting, power supply modules, communication equipment, solar cells, and automotive electronics.

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    Copper Base Plates: Classification, Manufacturing Processes, Characteristics, and Application Areas


    Copper base plates, as a critical material in the electronic manufacturing industry, can be categorized into several types based on their structure and application. Key classifications include:

    1. Metal Core Printed Circuit Boards (MCPCBs): These copper base plates feature a core made from high thermal conductivity metals, such as aluminum or copper, with copper foil layers for the creation of circuits used in LED lighting, power converters, and other applications requiring efficient heat dissipation.

    2. Ceramic Copper Base Plates: Utilizing ceramic materials as the insulating layer and copper as the conductive layer, these base plates offer extremely high thermal resistance and electrical insulation, suitable for microwave devices, semiconductor packaging, and other high-frequency applications.

    3. Thermoelectrically Separated Copper Base Plates: Incorporating specialized thermoelectric separation technology, they maintain excellent thermal conductivity while providing electrical insulation, ideal for advanced electronic devices' thermal management.

    Manufacturing Processes

    The fabrication processes for copper base plates generally consist of the following steps:

    1. Preparation of the Substrate: Selecting high-quality copper or alternative materials such as metal or ceramics as the substrate.

    2. Surface Preparation: Pre-treatment of the substrate surface through cleaning and etching to prepare for the subsequent adhesion of the copper foil.

    3. Bonding of Copper Foil: Attaching the copper foil to the substrate under high temperature and pressure to form the conductive layer.

    4. Pattern Transfer and Etching: Using photolithography, lasers, or other methods to transfer circuit patterns onto the copper foil and chemically etch away unwanted areas to create the circuit.

    5. Surface Finishing and Protection: Applying surface treatments such as tin plating, OSP (Organic Solderability Preservatives), ENIG (Electroless Nickel Immersion Gold), etc., to enhance anti-oxidation properties and solderability.


    Key characteristics of copper base plates include:

    1. High Thermal Conductivity: The high thermal conductivity of copper effectively reduces operating temperatures in electronic devices, prolonging service life.

    2. Excellent Electrical Performance: High-purity copper ensures low resistance and stable electrical connections.

    3. Mechanical Strength: Copper and its alloys exhibit high strength, suitable for various processing and assembly requirements.

    4. Corrosion Resistance: Specialized treatments impart good corrosion resistance to copper base plates, enabling operation in harsh environments.

    Application Areas

    Copper base plates find extensive application across multiple sectors due to their unique properties:

    1. Electronics and Telecommunications: In high-frequency circuits, microwave devices, RFID tags, and other products, copper base plates provide reliable signal transmission pathways and heat dissipation solutions.

    2. Automotive Electronics: In automotive control systems, LED headlights, and other applications, the high heat dissipation performance of copper base plates enhances system stability and safety.

    3. Aerospace: In satellites, radar equipment, and other aerospace devices, the high reliability and ability to withstand extreme conditions of copper base plates are crucial.

    4. Energy and Lighting: In solar inverters, LED lighting systems, and similar applications, the efficient heat dissipation capabilities of copper base plates ensure long-term system stability.


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