Providing Solutions for Defense and Aerospace Industries

Producing high reliability, advanced technology at the highest performance levels with zero tolerance for equipment failures. APCT stands behind its product.

Information Used to Guide Future Decisions

$715B

Department of Defense Releases Latest Budget Proposal for Fiscal Year

APCT has been providing product to Defense & Aerospace companies, which call for very stringent certs

33%

The percentage of Defense Department expenditure in electronics

Future budgets of the DOD look to invest in Unmanned Vehicles; Artificial Intelligence; & Hypersonic Weapons

5-15 Years

The average electronic product lifespan for applications in the DOD

This is two to three times that of commercial products. Reliability and Integrity are hallmarks at APCT

APCT targets the protection of intellectual property for the Defense & Aerospace Industry and the validation and preservation of product integrity.

Operational systems are in place in all facilities to ensure the highest reliability and highest performance of the product.

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The 4 Reasons to Choose APCT

Technology Expertise from Standard to Advanced, from Rigid to Flex & Rigid Flex;
Cycle Times that are World Class; Engineering Support complete and detailed;
and Offshore Manufacturing partners offering cost-effective solutions.

Technology

Cycle Times

Engineering Support

Offshore Manufacturing

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“We know that technology is ever-changing. In supporting the Defense & Aerospace industry for years, we need to partner with suppliers that push the envelope of technology as we do. APCT is an outstanding partner to Mercury. Their technology, flexibility and engineering team is Best in Class.”

Mercury Systems

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QCG

“Consistent Quick Turn capability and capacity is one of the major reasons we chose APCT as a supplier. We must beat our competition to market and APCT supports that mission by turning our requests quickly and reliably.”

QC Graphics, Inc.

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elbit

“APCT Engineering produces thorough DFMs that go through every aspect of a design with thoughtful commentary and suggestions that help us improve our design and avoid future problems, all while demonstrating quick communication and strong character.”

Elbit Systems of America, LLC

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“Being competitive in the marketplace is more important than ever. Having APCT not only find a solution for us offshore, but to manage the entire process, has saved our company so much time and effort! We’re very grateful.”

Acuity Brands, Inc.

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Our capabilities

ATTRIBUTESSTANDARDADVANCEDDEVELOPMENT (NPI ONLY)
Panel Sizes12 x 18, 18 x 24, 21 x 2420 x 2621 x 27
Rigid Layer Counts2 – 2830 – 3840 +
Flex Layer Counts2 – 68 – 1012 +
Rigid Flex Layer Counts4 – 1416 – 2426 +
TRACE / SPACE / PADSTANDARDADVANCEDDEVELOPMENT (NPI ONLY)
Internal Trace & Space.003″.002″.0015″
External Trace & Space.003″.002″.0015″
Minimum Via Pad.015″.010″.008″
Impedance Tolerance+/-10%+/-5%+/- <5%
VIA – PTH TOLERANCESSTANDARDADVANCEDDEVELOPMENT (NPI ONLY)
Aspect Ratios10:114:118:1
Minimum Cu Clearance to Hole.008″.006″.004″
HDI CAPABILITIESSTANDARDADVANCEDDEVELOPMENT (NPI ONLY)
Sequential Lamination3x Lam Cycles5x Lam Cycles7x Lam Cycles

Is standard, what we manufacture routinely.

May require special process attention or additional quality control steps.

Requires intimate engineering analysis.

Theses certifications show APCT’s commitment to quality

Performance Standards for Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing for Defense & Aerospace and Commercial Markets
ISO 9001 Certified

(The international standard requirements for QMS)

MIL-PRF-31032 Certified

(Printed Circuit Board/Printed Wiring Board, General Specification For)

AS9100D Certified

(Including the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG))

IPC 6012 Class 3 & 3A

(Qualification and Performance Specification for Rigid Printed Boards)

MIL-P-55110 Certified

(Printed Wiring Board, General Specification For)

IPC-6013

(Qualification and Performance Specification for Flexible/Rigid-Flexible)

MIL-P-50884 Certified

(Printed Wiring Board, Flexible or Rigid-Flex
General Specification For)

ITAR Registered

(The International Traffic in Arms Regulations)

APCT has set a standard for thoroughness, reliability and open candid communication that sets a standard by which other PCB manufacturers are judged. APCT Engineering produces thorough DFMs that go through every aspect of a design with thoughtful commentary and suggestions that help us improve our design and avoid future problems, all while demonstrating quick communication and strong character.”
Signed,

Elbit Systems of America, LLC
www.elbitamerica.com