Microchip Parts Affected:
See attachments of affected catalog part numbers (CPN) labeled as…
Description of Change:
Qualification of palladium coated copper (PdCu) bond wire at ALPH (MMT) assembly site for selected products available in 20L, 18L, 14L and 8L PDIP packages.
NOTE: Selected products are non-automotive standalone analog and PIC MCU devices. Please review the affected CPN lists (attached) to identify the actual parts affected.
Impacts to Data Sheet:
Reason for Change:
To improve manufacturability
Change Implementation Status:
Estimated First Ship Date:
April 1, 2014 (date code: 1414)
NOTE: Please be advised that after the estimated first ship date customers may receive pre and post change parts.
Markings to Distinguish Revised from Unrevised Devices:
March 17, 2014: Issued initial notification.
The change described in this PCN does not alter Microchip’s current regulatory compliance regarding the material content of the applicable products.