Originally Posted by lindy243
I've been seeing hearing a lot of people talking about "g10". Forgive me if it's right in front of my face and living under a rock but what is it? Kind of like HDPE?
G10 is a composite material consisting of multiple fibre glass layers laminated together with thermosetting resin. Also know as garolite, there are more types of garolite each with it's use.
The green circuit board that you see in electonics is usually g10. The main use of the material being in electronics.
Because of it's good mechanical properties some people use it for structural aplications.