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01005 production goes industry wide

01005 production goes industry wide

The introduction of the 01005 chip components in 2004 was a challenge to the whole electronics equipment assembly industry. The components� miniature size made them difficult to see, let alone place reliably with high accuracy. Designers were reluctant to design them in � even for cellphones and PDAs where space is critical. Even now, �mainstream� mass production has avoided them as being too challenging.

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