Breadboard vs PCB

Aug 24, 2018|Blog

No matter the type of electronic device you have, chances are it will need a board to control the majority of its functions. When it comes to building the board, it’s critical that the designer knows what type of board is most suitable for the electronic project. There are two main types of boards to build: a Printed Circuit Board (PCB)...

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PCB Plating Options

Jul 31, 2018|Blog

The finish of your printed circuit board will be one of the last steps you complete. It’s meant to prevent oxidation of any exposed copper. The soldermask is there to cover the majority of the circuitry. If the copper is oxidized, it cannot be soldered. When a PCB oxidizes, it eventually becomes unusable. That final step of the surface finish is...

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PCB Laminate Types

Jul 31, 2018|Blog

What are PCB Laminates? Understanding the different types of laminate for a printed circuit board is crucial for the design and development process your PCB manufacturer will go through. The type of laminate you choose will determine the stability and overall performance of your PCB. The laminate of the PCB is what holds the layers together. Traditionally, there are four layers that...

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