Merlin Circuit Technology Ltd, order new etching line

Circuit World

ISSN: 0305-6120

Article publication date: 8 February 2011



(2011), "Merlin Circuit Technology Ltd, order new etching line", Circuit World, Vol. 37 No. 1.



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Merlin Circuit Technology Ltd, order new etching line

Article Type: Industry news From: Circuit World, Volume 37, Issue 1

Part of the expanding Falcon PCB Group, Merlin Circuit Technology have ordered from Viking Test Ltd, a new Strip Etch Strip line for their north Wales facility. The system is due for installation in December 2010.

Furthermore, the Falcon group has also purchased their third MicroCraft Emma test system. This tester will be placed in their newly acquired Merlin Flex-Ability factory, Hartlepool, UK. The MicroCraft is known to have the best clamping and tensioning system required for testing Flex and thin cores. The system will be installed in October 2010.

The Falcon group is one of the UK’s largest independent PCB manufacturers and specialize in UK manufacturing and offshore procurement, high-density multilayer boards and flex PCBs. (

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