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PCB boards: what makes a good fiducial mark?

PCB boards: what makes a good fiducial mark? Chief Technology Champion at Screaming Circuits Duane Benson explains. Accountants may have a fiduciary responsibility, but that really has nothing to do with PC board assembly. Change the 'ry' to a 'ls', however, and you get fiducials, which does have something to do with PCB assembly.
12th April 2017

SDI connector simplifies PCB layout and reduces labour

SDI connector simplifies PCB layout and reduces labour
A Serial Digital Interface (SDI) compliant connector has been developed by Hirose that supports high transmission speeds up to 12Gbps. The miniature BNC75 series Radio Frequency (RF) connector features an optimised centre contact design that simplifies PCB layout and supports SMT processing, decreasing labour and assembly time. The BNC75 series connector supports 3, 6 and 12G transmission, and is available in thread-fastened and bulkhead versions. 
16th March 2017

AdoptSMT to display its new products at Amper 2017

AdoptSMT to display its new products at Amper 2017
An array of new products will be showcased by AdoptSMT at Amper Brno. AdoptSMT covers the processes of PCB assembly, hand soldering and industrial identification. In 2016 AdoptSMT doubled their sales of identification labels and masking labels - for the continuation of this growth and even better support of their customers AdoptSMT has hired more people.
13th March 2017


Top EMS companies live test 5K3D and PI machines

Top EMS companies live test 5K3D and PI machines
  Provider of inspection solutions for PCB assembly, Vi TECHNOLOGY, has announced that it participated in AMTEST’s recent open days at the AMTEST facility in Budapest, Hungary. More than 20 Vi TECHNOLOGY customers attended the event, including top EMS and automotive companies, for live demos of the 5K3D and PI machines.
7th March 2017

Browser-enabled PCB design optimisation

EasyLogix’s PCB-Investigator version 8.0 is an upgraded version of its CAD/ CAM software developed specifically for review processes during the development of electronic assemblies. It allows data to be accessed via a browser interface without the need for local installation.
17th February 2017

PCBs integrated into solar panel solutions

PCBs integrated into solar panel solutions
  A smart junction box enabling printed circuit boards (PCBs) to be integrated into solar panel solutions, has been introduced by TE Connectivity (TE).
7th February 2017

World’s smallest speaker uses PCB technology

World’s smallest speaker uses PCB technology
Graz-based start-up USound, in partnership with several Fraunhofer Institutes (IDMT, ISIT, IIS and IZM) and utilising PCB technology together with system integration expertise from AT&S, has developed what is not only the world’s smallest speaker, but also the first based on MEMS. The product is protected with numerous patents. MEMS are silicon chips or substrates with very small feature sizes, that have mechanical and electrical functions at the same time.
7th February 2017

MEMS-based micro speaker uses PCB technology

MEMS-based micro speaker uses PCB technology
In partnership with several Fraunhofer Institutes (IDMT, ISIT, IIS and IZM), USound has utilised PCB technology with system integration expertise from AT&S to develop what it claims to be the world’s smallest speaker and also the first based on Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS).
6th February 2017

Fast path to PCB power delivered by Cadence Sigrity

The availability of the Sigrity 2017 technology portfolio, which introduces several key features specifically designed to speed up PCB power and signal integrity signoff, has been announced by Cadence Design Systems.
26th January 2017

Expert calls for PCB materials tariffs to be removed

Expert calls for PCB materials tariffs to be removed
Ken Ball of techUK has called for the removal of tariffs on printed circuit board (PCB) materials which could partially mitigate the current price rises that are having a crippling effect on the UK PCB industry.
24th January 2017


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