About the company

Welcome to Trax Interconnect (Pty) Ltd. The most advanced printed circuit board manufacturer in South Africa.

Since 1991 we’re proud to have garnered the trust and loyalty of countless customers across all market sectors. That’s because our products are built with quality materials and the latest technologies to meet the highest industry standards.

TraX Printed Circuit Board Fabrication & Manufacturing

Since 1996, the team at TraX have been a PCB fabrication company manufacturing printed circuit boards for companies throughout South Africa. Our experience, knowledge, skill and passion for PCBs have helped us to steadily grow and expand our business, and keep us at the forefront of the South African electronics industry.
Our printed circuit boards fabricated are used in a wide range of electronic products and computer manufacturing, and we’ll work with you to manufacture PCBs that are both perfectly suited to your requirements and meet all your technical specifications. The team at TraX regularly work with clients in the defence, data acquisition, music, telecommunications and security industries to deliver high quality and reliable printed circuit boards.

Printed circuit board manufacturers you can trust

Whilst TraX isn’t the largest PCB fabrication & manufacturing company, we believe that our size allows us to ensure your orders are carried out to the highest standards. We’re proud to be the first South African printed circuit board manufacturers awarded ISO 9001:2000 certification from the South African Bureau of Standards and we are the only South African company entitled to use the UL mark on our products.
It’s this dedication to providing quality to our customers that makes us the first choice of PCB manufacturing companies for a number of businesses throughout South Africa.

Why choose TraX?

From simple single-sided PCBs to complex multilayered printed circuit boards, we always aim to provide you with the highest levels of fabrication service and value throughout our entire production process. As well as specialising in small to medium manufacturing runs, we understand how crucial it is to receive your PCBs on time, so we make sure we’re never late on delivery.
Ordering your printed circuit boards from TraX offers a more affordable option than importing them from international companies and you can be assured that you’ll receive the highest levels of customer service from our professional and friendly team.
For more information about TraX and our high quality printed circuit boards, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us online or call +27 (0)21 712 5011 today.

Trax factory

Capability summary

Capabilities Standard Experimental
Maximum number of layers 16 24
Minimum track 100µm (4mil) 75µm (3mil)
Minimum gap 100µm (4mil) 75µm (3mil)
Smallest mechanically drilled holes 250µm (10mil) 200µm (8mil)
Smallest mechanically drilled blind holes 150µm (6mil) 150µm (6mil)
Smallest buried holes 250µm (10mil) 200µm (8mil)
Aspect ratio max - through holes 10:1 16:1
Aspect ratio max - blind holes 0.8:1 1:1
Drilled hole edge to copper (M/L rigids) 250µm (10mil) 175µm (7mil)
Controlled Impedance +/- 10% +/- 5%
Vias in surface mount pads Yes Yes
Buried capacitance Yes Yes
Edge plating Yes Yes
Edge plated half holes Yes Yes
Edge plated fingers Yes Yes
Resin filled vias Yes Yes

Certification

Trax ISO 9001:2015

Product

Materials used by TraX in PCB Manufacture : Simply the Best

Top quality material is the starting point for TraX printed circuit boards - we manufacture to your exact requirement all the way up to materials of the highest tolerance.

Details of laminates stocked at TraX

Standard & Mid TG FR4
High TG FR4
High Speed Digital/Low Loss
PTFE Laminates

TraX Laminate Material Suppliers Details and Technical Data Sheets

Shanghai Nanya

Shanghai Copper Clad Laminate Co. Ltd is a Shanghai/Hong Kong joint venture specialising in the manufacture of copper clad laminates. The company is certified to ISO9001:2000 with environmental management system ISO14001:1996. Materials supplied to TraX conform to IPC-1401A/21 are RoHS compliant and have UL approval.

Neltec Mercurywave 9350 Laminates

Mercurywave 9350 is a non PTFE, high frequency, low loss resin system tailored to meet the needs of the RF and Microwave market.With its low loss electrical properties and high thermal reliability,Mercurywave 9350 offers greater flexibility and freedom to design high performance RF and Microwave substrates.

Neltec N4000-29 Laminates

N4000-29 is an advanced, lead-free, low-CTE, high Tg (185ºC by DSC) multifunctional epoxy dielectric substrate. This material has been designed for use not only in standard multilayer PCB designs, but for today's toughest, high-performance, lead-free applications.

Rogers Corporation Laminates

RO4000 hydrocarbon ceramic laminates and prepregs possess the properties needed by designers of RF microwave circuits and matching networks and controlled impedance transmission lines.

Taiyo America

Taiyo is a market leader in the supply of soldermask and hole plugging products. Our resin filling equipment was built in collaboration with Taiyo and was designed to work optimally with their hole plugging products.

Contact

Anton Tait

Sales Manager for South Africa

Anton Tait
E-Mail: anton.tait@icape-group.com
Mobile: 07 37 64 67 74

Doug Hill

Sales Representative for Western Cape ( Cape Town and surrounds) & KZN Region ( Durban and surrounds).

Doug Hill
E-Mail: doug.hill@icape-group.com

Monica Darmanovic

Sales Representative for Gauteng Province ( Johannesburg, Pretoria and surrounds

Monica Darmanovic
E-Mail: monica.darmanovic@icape-group.com
Mobile: 08 24 43 72 43

Interested in placing an order or learning more?
Simply reach out today.

Tel.: (021) 712 5011 Fax.: (021) 712 5798

Address:

2 Estmil Rd, Elfindale,
Cape Town, 7800,
South Africa