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Laminates

If Printed Circuit Boards are electronic real estate then the Laminate provides the infrastructure.
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The RF Materials Selection Guide below is a low loss materials comparison chart of the high speed application brands of RFMW laminate materials currently available. Critical factors such as the Dk or permittivity, the Df or loss tangent and the CTE are specified.


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CONSTRUCTION
P PTFE
W Woven Glass
N Non-Woven Glass
H Hydrocarbon
L LCP
E Epoxy Based


Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00040 2.10 Taconic TaclamPlus P N/A N/A 280 N/A
0.00060 2.45 Taconic TLT-0 P, W
21 21 215 TM-650
0.00060 2.50 Taconic TLT-9 P, W
21 21 215 TM-650
0.00070 2.33 Taconic TLY-3F P, W, C 26 15 280 4103-16
0.00700 3.50 Taconic RF-35HTC P, C 11 14 77 4103/16
0.00080 2.14 Taconic TLY-5B P, W 26 15 280 4103/05
0.00090 2.17 Taconic TLY-5A P, W
20 20 280 4103/05
0.00090 2.17 Taconic TLP-5A P, W
20 20 280 4103/05
0.00090 2.20 Taconic TLY-5 P, W
20 20 280 4103/05
0.00090 2.20 Taconic TLP-5 P, W
20 20 280 4103/05
0.00090 2.20 Taconic TLY-5-L P, W
26 15 217 4103/05
0.00090 2.20 Rogers RT/duroid 5880 P, N
31 48 237 4103/04
Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00100 2.30 Taconic TLY-3A P, W
26 15 217 4103/05
0.00100 2.33 Taconic TLY-3 P, W
26 15 217 4103/05
0.00100 2.33 Taconic TLP-3 P, W
20 20 280 4103/05
0.00100 2.85 Taconic TSM-DS P, W, C
11 18 57 4103/16
0.00110 3.00 Taconic TSM-DS3 P, W, C
10 16 23 TM-650
0.00110 3.00 Taconic TSM-DS3b P, W, C
10 16 23 4103/06
0.00110 3.50 Taconic RF-35A2 P, W, C
10 13 106 4103/16
0.00110 3.50 Taconic RF-35TC P, W, C
11 13 34 4103/16
0.00120 2.33 Rogers RT/duroid 5870
P, N
22 28 173 4103/04
0.00120 2.70 Taconic FF-27 P, C
29 28 112 4103/16
0.00120 2.80 Taconic EZ-10
P, W
13 24 63 TM-650
0.00120 2.97 Taconic RF-301 P, C
17 20 150 TM-650
Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00120 2.94 Rogers RT/duroid 6002 P, C
16 16 24 TM-650
0.00130 3.00 Taconic NF-30 P, C
11 15 30 4103/06
0.00130 3.00 Rogers RO3003 P, C
17 16 25 4103/06
0.00130 3.50 Rogers RT/duroid 6035HTC
P, C
19 19 39 TM-650
0.00130 2.50 Rogers AD250C P, C
47 29 196 TM-650
0.00130 2.60 Rogers AD225C
P, C
34 26 196 TM-650
0.00140 2.60 Taconic TSM-26 P, W
23 28 78 4102/16
0.00140 3.00 Taconic RF-30 P, W, C
11 21 140 4103/16
0.00150 2.40 Taconic TLX-1 P, W
9 13 140 4103/02
0.00150 2.90 Rogers RT/duroid 6202PR
P, W, C
15 15 30 N/A
0.00150 2.94 Rogers RT/duroid 6202
P, W, C
15 15 30 4103/06
0.00150 3.20 Taconic RF-32 P, W, C
11 21 125 4103/16
Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00160 2.45 Taconic TLX-0 P, W
9 12 140 4103/02
0.00160 3.00 Rogers RO3730 P, W, C
11 12 65 N/A
0.00170 2.50 Taconic TLX-9 P, W
9 12 140 4103/02
0.00170 3.00 Isola Astra MT77
P, W
12 12 50 4103/17
0.00180 2.55 Taconic TLX-8 P, W
9 12 140 4103/02
0.00180 3.50 Taconic RF-35 P, W, C
19 24 64 4103/16
0.00180 3.50 Rogers RO3035 P, C 17 17 24 4103/16
0.00190 1.96 Rogers RT/duroid 5880LZ P, N
44 43 41 N/A
0.00190 2.40 Rogers Ultralam 2000
P, W
15 15 200 4103/02
0.00190 2.60 Taconic TLX-7 P, W
9 12 140 4103/02
0.00200 3.33 Taconic T-LNB-333 P, W, C
15 16 115 4101
0.00200 6.15 Taconic RF-60TC P, W, C
9.9 9.9 40 4103/07
Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00200 6.15 Rogers RO3006 P, C
17 17 24 4103/07
0.00200 9.80 Rogers TMM 10i
H, C
19 19 21 TM-650
0.00200 3.38 Isola IS680 AG P, W
12 12 44.7 4103/17
0.00200 3.00 Panasonic R-5515 P, W
19 19 50 TM-650
0.00200 3.37 Panasonic R-5785 P, W
14 24 42 TM-650
0.00200 2.90 Panasonic R-F705 P, W
12 13 32 TM-650
0.00200 3.70 Panasonic R-5575 P, W
13 13 20 TM-650
0.00210 2.65 Taconic TLX-6 P, W
9 12 140 4103/02
0.00220 2.75 Taconic TLC-27 P, W
9 12 70 4103/09
0.00220 2.64 Rogers RO4725JXR
H, C
13.9 19 25.6 TM-650
0.00220 10.20 Rogers RO3010 P, C
13 11 16 4103/08
0.00230 6.00 Rogers TMM 6
H, C
18 18 26 N/A
Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00230 10.20 Rogers RT/turoid 6010LM
P, C
24 24 47 4103/08
0.00250 3.35 Taconic HF-330 H, W, C
12 12 50 TM-650
0.00250 2.90 Rogers Ultralam 3850 L 18 23 68 N/A
0.00250 3.40 Taconic RF-34 P, W, C
15 15 110 4103/16
0.00250 3.50 Taconic RF-35P
P, W, C
15 15 110 4103/16
0.00250 10.20 Taconic RF-10 P, W, C
16 16 25 4103/08
0.00250 2.80 Isola IS680 P, W
12 12 44.7 4103/17
0.00260 2.95 Taconic TLE-95 P, W
9 12 70 4103/09
0.00270 3.38 Rogers RO4003 H, W, C
11 14 46 4103/10
0.00270 6.15 Rogers RO3206 P 13 13 34 4103/07
0.00270 6.15 Rogers RT/duroid 6006
P, C
47 34 117 4103/07
0.00270 10.20 Rogers RO3210 P, W, C
13 13 34 4103/08
Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00270 3.40 Rogers RO4534 H, W, C
11 14 46 TM-650
0.00280 6.15 Taconic RF-60A P, W, C
9 8 69 4103/07
0.00280 3.38 Isola I-Tera MT40
P, W
12 12 55 4103/17
0.00300 3.20 Taconic TLC-32 P, W
9 12 20 4103/09
0.00320 3.45 Isola TerraGreen P, W
16 16 N/A 4103/17
0.00330 4.30 Taconic RF-43 P, W, C
9 11 96 4103/08
0.00340 3.38 Taconic TLC-338 P, W
8 8 70 4103/09
0.00350 3.23 Rogers XT/duroid 8000
P
18 23 68 N/A
0.00350 10.00 Taconic CER-10 P, W, C
13 15 46 4103/08
0.00370 3.48 Rogers RO4350B H, W, C
14 16 35 4103/11
0.00370 3.50 Taconic TLC-35 P, W
9 12 70 4103/09
0.00370 4.50 Rogers TMM 4
P, W, C
9 13 96 4103/16
Df Dk MFG Item Const CTE (x) CTE (y) CTE (z) IPC
0.00370 4.50 Taconic RF-45 P, W, C
9 13 96 4103/16
0.00380 3.32 Rogers XT/duroid 8100
P
19 21 76 N/A
0.00380 4.10 Taconic RF-41 P, W, C
9 12 93 4103/16
0.00380 6.15 Rogers RO4360 H, W, C
17 15 30 N/A
0.00400 3.40 Panasonic R-5775 P, W
14 14.6 45 4101/102
0.00600 3.64 Isola I-Speed P, W
16 16 60 4101/98
0.00700 3.80 Panasonic R-5725 P, W
17 17 N/A TM-650
 




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