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How to Face the Impact on PCB of Components Shortage

The shortage of electronic components, in particular of some categories of semiconductors and chips, has for some time been creating many problems for the global electronics industry. This crisis of...


How to choose your PCB Dielectric Material

Dielectric materials are the basis of every printed circuit board, forming the non-conductive substrate inserted between the conductive layers of the PCB, as shown in Figure 1. Dielectric materials...


5 things to know about PCB footprints

The PCB footprint defines the physical interface between each electronic component and the printed circuit board, providing essential information for the assembly and maintenance phases of the PCB,...


Best Rules for PCB Components Placement

Over the years, the layout of printed circuit boards has become more and more complex, with an increasing density of components. This complexity is due on the one hand by the market demand for...


The Top 5 Rules for Digital PCB Design

Digital PCB technology has come a long way in the field of Electronics, as innovations and developments fulfil the demands for faster, smaller and cheaper electronics devices and gadgets. Digital...


Techniques and Rules for the Production of PCBs for Very High Frequency

Apart from the electronics industry, various sectors employ technologies where the use of high-frequency components and PCBs are flourishing. PCBs station the circuit and provide a wide range of...


How to Design PCB Antennas

Compact low power devices have always been preferred, especially in automotive and smart wearables due to the consumer demand for high-tech functionalities in one package. Alongside, network...


How to Find Defects on a PCB?

As PCBs are the backbone of electronic circuitry, it is very important to make sure that they are mechanically operational at all times. PCBs also ensure proper connections between components and...


Techniques for PCB Design Under Space Constraints

With betterment in the chip technology, PCB designs have gone through significant changes in terms of size and shape. These changes have led to exponential demand for optimum performance in a compact...