Edge Mounted MLC Packaging Scheme
Original Publication Date: 1981-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-11
For greater cooling capacity, higher density or increased wiring flexibility, it is often advantageous to run electrical circuitry on orthogonal planes in either a monolithic structure or by connecting separate parts with pins, leads, solder connections, etc. Ideally, for structural strength, the parts should be mechanically fastened as well as electrically connected.