Products, Materials & Tools | Jun 24, 2016

Ampel Inc. Receives UL Certification for Full Range of Aismalibar IMS Materials

Ampel Inc. has received their UL listing for Aismalibar’s full range of Insulated Metal Substrate materials. The certification allows Ampel to UL stamp their products using the entire line of Aismalibar materials which includes ALCUP-G 1.3w, ALCUP 1.8w, HTC 2.2w and HTC 3.2w.

Jay Gopani at Ampel Inc. says “We are delighted to offer this quality line of IMS laminates to our customers working on thermal management solutions.”. Jeff Brandman President of Aismalibar North America adds “We are happy to welcome Ampel to our growing list of UL certified manufacturers and we look forward to supporting them on exciting thermal management projects. By receiving the UL certification for our product line Ampel will be able to build cutting edge products with superior thermal dissipation and longevity.”

Although most commonly found in LED lighting solutions,  IMS backed PCBs are becoming more and more common  in power supplies, automotive, aerospace and military applications.

About Ampel Inc:

Ampel Inc. ( is a full service PCB manufacturer providing leading edge printed circuit board technology and innovative, profitable value-added services. With extensive experience and ISO certification, they offer a complete menu of PCB capabilities, including stock and custom work.

Their headquarters is located in a modern 35,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility, located in Elk Grove Village, Illinois near Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

About Aismalibar:

Aismalibar ( was one of the first IMS laminate manufacturers in the world and was the first in Europe. AISMALIBAR is proud to introduce their material to the North American market in 2012. Their product IMS Cobritherm ® is a qualified and recognized Insulated Metal Substrate which gives the best thermal management solutions with high thermal conductivity, low thermal impedance and high dielectric capacity. AISMALIBAR has implement a 100% proof test with 1-3KV (High Pot Test) to all IMS laminates coming out of their plant. This is the only way to insure the dialectical strength is perfect and that production problems are detected before PCBs arrive to the end user.


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