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Four Tips For Hassle-Free PCB Assembly

Printed circuit board assembly, or PCB assembly, can be an incredibly intricate and detailed process. Each stage of board assembly needs to be conducted in just the right order to ensure maximum efficiency and continued function of the printed circuit board. This doesn't change when outsourcing your board assembly to a PCB manufacturer, either. Before you start having your printed circuit boards manufactured, here are a few tips for PCB assembly to help ensure everything goes smoothly.

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A Glossary Of Terms For The PCB Manufacturing Process

Your life practically runs on printed circuit boards (PCBs) and you may not have even known it. These circuit boards are in nearly all computational electronics, from smartphones to digital clocks. It works by routing electric signals through electronics, essentially telling the electricity where to go and bringing electronics to life. As the PCB manufacturing process and function of PCBS are rather complicated, there is a whole slew of relevant terms to know.

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No-Clean Flux Solder vs. Water-Soluble Flux-Solder Paste

No-Clean Flux-Solder Paste is gaining popularity because it simplifies the PCB assembly process and reduces cost. Yet cleaning a board is still sometimes necessary. Learn the pros and cons of cleaning solutions in this article from Advanced Assembly.

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Questions to Ask Before Choosing Your PCB Manufacturer

Since we live in the digital age, it's no surprise that an increasing number of businesses rely on printed circuit boards to make their products. With the need for circuit board assembly services on the rise, the number of PCB assembly houses is, too. But how can you tell whether the PCB manufacturer you've chosen is really the best in the biz? You'll want to conduct some thorough research and ask at least some of these questions before making your final decision.


3 Cost-Saving Tips For PCB Manufacturing and Assembly

When printed circuit boards are integral to your products, you can't afford to cut corners. And yet, you're probably under pressure to keep costs reasonable. That can be a difficult line to walk, particularly because there are so many choices available. To help you save on your financial investment without sacrificing quality, you'll probably want to follow these cost-saving PCB tips.


How Customer Preferences Impact the PCB Manufacturing Process

In today's world, printed circuit boards can be found in an astounding number of electronics, appliances, and various gadgets we use virtually every hour of every day. Not surprisingly, there are a greater number of organizations that have realized the need for PCB assembly services as a result. But if you don't know a lot about circuit board manufacturing, you might not realize that every small change you make can have huge consequences on your final product.

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Why Opt For Small Batch PCB Assembly?

In a world where nearly everything we use contains a printed circuit board, more businesses are realizing they have a need for fast PCB prototypes. In order to keep advancing in the realm of technology, companies have to constantly improve upon their products and create new ones -- and those endeavors require better PCBs. But running a full production of a brand new PCB design is risky. That's why so many organizations opt for small batch PCB assembly instead. We'll discuss the distinct advantages of low volume PCB production in today's post.

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Popular PCB Misconceptions: Do You Know the Truth?

We rely on printed circuit boards constantly. Every electronic device we use is operational thanks to PCB assembly. But even though circuit boards are everywhere, they have a mysterious air about them. Unless you perform circuit board assembly services yourself, you might believe some of the industry's most popular misconceptions. We're shedding light on these PCB myths in today's post.

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Common Solder Mask Issues With PCBs

Even with all the latest technology, things can still go wrong with your PCB. Below, we'll list some of the most common issues that occur when applying solder mask to printed circuit boards and why they happen.