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PCB Sideplating

Monday,Aug 21,2017

PCB Sideplating1. The definition of SideplatingSideplating is actually the metalization of the board edge in PCB filed. Edge plating、Border plated、plated contour、side metal, these words can be used too to describe same function.2. Sideplating Process Drilling - Milling plated Slots - Cl...

Press-fit Technology

Thursday,Jul 13,2017

The basic principle of a press-fit connection is that a contact terminal is pressed into a printed circuit board (PCB) There are two types of press-fit pins – the solid pin with a solid press-in zone and the compliant pin with an elastic press-in zone In this article, we&rs

Flexible Printed Circuits: Types, Benefits and its Applications

Tuesday,Jun 13,2017

Introduction:Flex circuits can easily be termed as circuits which are flexible or can flex. Flexible circuits are...

An Introduction to HDI (High Density Interconnector) PCB

Monday,May 08,2017

What are HDI PCBS?HDI PCBs are one of the fastest growing technologies in the field of PCB manufacturing. Anyone...

North American Electronics Business Indicators Continue Upward

Monday,Apr 03,2017

Based on three-month rolling averages, growth in printed circuit board (PCB), electronics manufacturing services (EM...

Knowledge about PCB Panelization

Monday,Mar 13,2017

Designing a PCB forautomatic assemblyand full production runs requires a few design changes from an initial prototype PCB run Today most PCBs are assembled and tested with automated machines from the data from PCB drawing files With up to 80% of a new product& 39;s cost determined

6 common PCB Design Mistakes that You Might Make

Wednesday,Jan 11,2017

Let& 39;s face it We all make mistakes, and PCB designers are no exception And contrary to popular belief, making mistakes is ok, as long as we learn from them Here is a quick summary of some common PCB mistakes 1 Choose the wrong PCB design software

Backdrill

Tuesday,Dec 13,2016

PCB BackdrillBackdrill is the process of creating vias by removing the stub in multilayer_ed printed wiring boards...

The Use of Silk Screen Technology in Printed Circuit Board

Tuesday,Nov 08,2016

What is silk-screening?Silkscreen is a layer of ink traces used to identify components, test points, parts of the...

Hand Soldering Tip Temperatures

Tuesday,Oct 18,2016

How hot are you setting your solder iron for hand soldering using solder wire or preforms? If you are cranking up the solder iron temperature because you have transitioned to lead-free solders, think again For both Sn63 and SAC solders, the suggested hand soldering temperature is 315&