Printed Circuit Boards

55 Examples Of How A PCB Is Used In Everyday Life

By |2019-10-17T10:08:35-05:00October 17th, 2019|Innovation, Printed Circuit Boards, Technology|

Printed circuit boards are a crucial component of contemporary electronic devices. The typical PCB is made up of numerous active and passive components connected by traces on the board. With the minuteness of today’s electronic components, engineers can develop large

50+ Complex Terms Used In Electronic Manufacturing Services

By |2019-08-22T14:39:54-05:00August 22nd, 2019|EMS, Manufacturing, Printed Circuit Boards|

The electronic manufacturing industry can be filled with complex concepts, numerous acronyms, and a plethora of terms that can sometimes be difficult to understand. In this article, we have compiled some of the complex terms used in electronic manufacturing services.

What is Design for Manufacturing or DFM?

By |2019-05-15T08:58:28-05:00May 15th, 2019|Best Practices, Design, EMS, Manufacturing, Printed Circuit Boards|

What is Design for Manufacturing or DFM? In manufacturing, there's a big gap between having a product idea and producing something that will sell. Even the most innovative and fleshed out concept may not be feasible if your production process

Choosing The Proper Components For A PCB Cable Assembly

By |2019-03-25T10:15:11-05:00March 25th, 2019|Component Sourcing, Design, EMS, Manufacturing, Printed Circuit Boards|

Printed circuit boards (PCB) play an essential role in the overall functionality of electronic devices. The performance of your PCB will depend on how the board itself is arranged, along with the type of cabling that is used. The cable

Not Every PCB Manufacturer Is Created Equal.

By |2019-04-25T08:36:06-05:00February 18th, 2019|Component Sourcing, EMS, Manufacturing, Outsourcing, Printed Circuit Boards, Supply Chain, Technology|

Not Every PCB Manufacturer Is Created Equal. 5 Things To Research. Searching for a PCB manufacturer to make your company’s printed circuits is not always a walk in the park. Most of these companies may promise the same things, but

What is the difference between PCB and PCBA?

By |2019-01-17T13:24:48-06:00January 17th, 2019|EMS, Manufacturing, Printed Circuit Boards, Technology|

If you are working with electronics, you may have heard the terms printed circuit board (PCB) and printed circuit board assembly (PCBA).  While some people use these terms interchangeably, they do not necessarily mean the same thing. So what are

PCB Assembly Fabrication Methods

By |2019-01-02T10:38:17-06:00January 2nd, 2019|Design, Documentation, EMS, Engineering, Manufacturing, Printed Circuit Boards, Technology|

Choosing the right PCB assembly fabrication solution for your electronics business is a crucial step in creating a successful electronic product. Without a high-quality circuit board, the reliability, efficiency, and even safety of your devices could be compromised. "Quality" can mean a

Electronic Manufacturing Acronyms You Need To Know

By |2019-07-29T14:57:08-05:00July 31st, 2018|Documentation, EMS, Manufacturing, Printed Circuit Boards|

This list of acronyms regularly used in electronic manufacturing services is intended to assist individuals in original equipment manufacturing OEM and electronic manufacturing industries. The EMS acronym list is comprised of manufacturing, engineering, and related technical terms. The scope of

The Importance of PCB Testing & Multiple PCB Test Strategies

By |2018-09-05T12:44:24-05:00June 27th, 2018|Printed Circuit Boards, Testing & Calibration|

Even the most assiduous printed circuit board (PCB) production process can create defects, faults, errors, and other problems. Many PCBs need robust testing early, and often. The proper PCB testing procedure can help accomplish that goal and do a lot