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Routing guidelines for RF PCBs

In the last few years, PCB design has become an increasingly challenging task, mainly due, in most cases, to the combined presence of digital, mixed and radio frequency (RF) signals. In general, a...


IoT: what is the impact on PCB Design & Manufacturing?

The term IoT, or Internet of Things, refers to an infrastructure comprising several electronic devices connected to the Internet. Smart devices, remotely controllable by means of dedicated apps,...


PCB design for Embedded Systems: what you should know

In recent years, the growing demand for mobile, wearable and electro-medical devices has led to a progressive reduction in the size of embedded electronic circuits. The requirements related to the...


2021 Wishes from Damien Rossignon, Proto-Electronics' CEO

Damien ROSSIGNON, CEO of PROTO-ELECTRONICS , Petite Serie Electronique and Altrics, looks back on this very special year 2020, its achievements, as well as its projection for 2021. 


Manual or interactive routing, advantages and inconveniences

Layout definition is certainly one of the most complex operations that the designer has to face when developing a printed circuit board (PCB). This activity, in fact, is both an art and a science and...


Hints for improving PCB thermal management

Printed circuit boards, the heart of any electronic device, are designed to allow electrical conduction and the transmission of analog and digital signals between different electronic components....


How to create the best BOM for your PCB

The bill of materials (BOM) is of primary importance in the design and production phase of each electronic device, starting from the printed circuit board (PCB). In the absence of a detailed and...


Our hints for high-speed PCB design

Over the last few years, we have witnessed a continuous upward evolution of electronic devices, increasingly rich in new features, fast and with extremely compact size. Electronic devices belonging...


New PCB materials: definitions, when and why you should use them

Over the past few years, we have witnessed significant progress in several electronic applications, resulting in the introduction of increasingly innovative technologies. The sectors where the...