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Connect the Dots: A Closer Look at Surface Finish

May 17, 2021 | Matt Stevenson, Sunstone Circuits

The final surface finish of a PCB is an important consideration. This coating between your components and the bare board is applied to ensure solderability and protect any exposed copper circuitry. Selecting the right type of surface finish can be daunting, and for good reasons.

I-Connect007 Editor’s Choice: Five Must-Reads for the Week

May 14, 2021 | Nolan Johnson, I-Connect007

There is, increasingly, a sense of returning to “normal” daily life where I live. Of the state’s population, 35% have been immunized against coronavirus as of this week. Lockdowns are lifted, schools have partially reopened, and even some offices are staffing back up.





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Standard of Excellence: Dare to Share

May 13, 2021 | Team ASC, American Standard Circuits

We often talk about the value of working closely with your vendors to the point of making them partners. This strategy makes sense. The closer you are to your vendors, the more you help them, the better vendors they will be, and most...

Time to Market: Faster Than Ever

May 6, 2021 | Imran Valiani, RUSH PCB Inc.

Now more than ever, speed is more important than anything else. When we talk to our customers, especially the ones who are working on new and innovative products (and almost all of them are), there is a growing concern that their...

All Systems Go! EM Analysis for Today’s System-Level Designs

April 30, 2021 | Suketu Desai, Cadence Design Systems

There are two main reasons to do EM analysis: to see if the signals in the design will meet your performance specifications, and to see whether the design has unintended EM interactions in the circuit or system. Since domain-level...

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