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sean
10-09-2003, 04:42 PM
What part of a circut board is silibcon? Is it the green board or what?

whistlenm1
10-09-2003, 05:44 PM
semiconductor devices are made with silicon (also germanium) i.e., diodes, transistors and derivatives thereof but PCB boards are made from a base copper clad fiberglass board and there is a etching process. Check out the following link :p

http://www.semis.demon.co.uk/PCB/PCB.html