PACOIMA, CA (September 2 2008) -- JKL Components Corporation, a leading lighting technology provider, has enhanced its design and manufacturing capabilities for ruggedized LCD backlight assemblies. JKL's design engineers, working with defense and aerospace contractors, have expanded capacity and ability to meet the most demanding and stringent quality specifications for custom requirements. Maintaining reliability and high brightness of backlights for flat panel displays in critical military applications requires strict quality guidelines in the design and manufacture of the CCFL backlight assemblies. Recently JKL was awarded large production contracts for domestic defense industry display backlighting, as well as international aerospace display backlighting contracts. To meet the new demand, JKL has increased capacity and reconfigured its production facilities for new tooling. JKL's program for additional control technologies includes NVIS compatible green lamp phosphors, thermistors for temperature control, opto-sensors, wire-wrap heaters, as well as custom treatments for mounting and assembly for flat panels used in harsh environments. JKL Components Corporation offers solutions that encompass a wide variety of lighting technologies, including incandescent, fluorescent, ultraviolet, LED and gas-filled lighting. JKL is registered ISO 9001 and RoHS compliant. For additional information, please contact Sherry Carpenter, General Manager of JKL Components Corporation, 13343 Paxton Street, Pacoima, CA 91331. Tel. 818 896-0019 * Fax 818 897-3056 * Email *