Microchip Parts Affected:
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Description of Change:
Qualification of palladium coated copper (PdCu) bond wire for selected 200K products available in the 40L, 18L, 8L PDIP and 28L SPDIP packages at MTAI assembly site.
NOTE: Selected products are non-automotive 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:
June 30, 2014 (date code: 1427)
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:
April 22, 2014: Issued initial notification.
June 23, 2014: Issued final notification. Attached the qualification report. Revised the estimated first ship date from May 2, 2014 to June 30, 2014.
The change described in this PCN does not alter Microchip’s current regulatory compliance regarding the material content of the applicable products.