IPC-2581 Demo Draws a Crowd at IPC APEX EXPO


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During IPC APEX EXPO 2018, the IPC-2581 Consortium held a demo of this open-source data transfer standard, attracting numerous designers, fabricators and assembly providers. Jim Pierce of Axiom Electronics and Bob Miklosey of Aegis Software sat down to discuss the demo and their involvement with the consortium. Axiom is the first manufacturer to encourage designers to use IPC-2581 by charging more for designs submitted in the Gerber format.

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