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by kellyA
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Tech Drill Down
Topic: Multi-layer PCBs
Replies: 0
Views: 2

Multi-layer PCBs

Have you ever wondered how a multilayer PCB was put together? It is simple to explain, yet a complex process. It all starts with the digital files and the requirements for the PCB as to how the layers are arranged and processed, but for a standard 8 layer design this is how we would build it: 1. Th...
by kellyA
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Tech Drill Down
Topic: Design Tips for Layout
Replies: 0
Views: 1

Design Tips for Layout

Keep your order on track: Design Tips for Layout by Matt Stevenson In PCB manufacturing we see hundreds of PCB layouts represented in Gerber format every week. Some of the layouts are really well thought out and ready to roll straight into manufacturing and then there are the layouts from the other...
by kellyA
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Tech Drill Down
Topic: Choosing a CAD Tool?
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Choosing a CAD Tool?

Choosing a CAD Tool? - by Matt Stevenson To a PCB Designer, a CAD tool is like a Smartphone for the rest of us. We would all be lost (sometimes literally) without it. For a designer that spends considerable amounts of time with their designs, they often have their package customized with design rule...
by kellyA
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Tech Drill Down
Topic: The Seven Year Etch
Replies: 0
Views: 3

The Seven Year Etch

The Seven Year ETCH - by Matt Stevenson Once a circuit board has had all of the layers laminated together, through holes drilled in it, been copper plated (both electroless and electroplated) and the outer layer images applied, it is time to physically create all of the traces and pads. In order to ...
by kellyA
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Tech Drill Down
Topic: Commitment to Our Customers
Replies: 0
Views: 1

Commitment to Our Customers

Commitment to Our Customers by Matt Stevenson The culture at Sunstone is driven by the success of our customers, we succeed when they do. We continue to be a partner for some of the largest companies, fast growing small companies and every business type in between; because Sunstone has adopted a cus...
by kellyA
Tue Jul 23, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: General PCB123 Discussion
Topic: Characteristic Impedance Calculation
Replies: 1
Views: 4198

Re: Characteristic Impedance Calculation

Hey Mike,
Did you ever get this resolved? The notification for your request did not come through. Let me know and I can troubleshoot for you.
Kelly
by kellyA
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Products and Services
Topic: PCB Assembly for Smarties
Replies: 0
Views: 760

PCB Assembly for Smarties

How best practices at every stage of the process help you avoid common pitfalls and ensure success. Our For Smarties series concludes with the fun part—PCB assembly. It is time to stuff the bare board with components and put it to work. You’ve successfully navigated the process from board design th...
by kellyA
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Products and Services
Topic: Manufacturability for Smarties
Replies: 0
Views: 476

Manufacturability for Smarties

How to avoid common manufacturing pitfalls that can cause delay, create cost overruns, and impact quality. Despite their best efforts, even experienced makers run into trouble and need help with the transition from PCB design to manufacture. We see manufacturability issues every day—issues that can...
by kellyA
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Products and Services
Topic: PCB Prototyping for Smarties
Replies: 0
Views: 494

PCB Prototyping for Smarties

Best Practices for Ensuring a Smooth,Successful Manufacturing Process Tight production deadlines often present a seemingly compelling reason to head straight for full production. Don’t be fooled. Designing your PCB is just step one for ensuring manufacturability. Prototyping is the critical next st...
by kellyA
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Products and Services
Topic: PCB Design for Smarties
Replies: 0
Views: 477

PCB Design for Smarties

Four Strategies for Becoming Your Own,Best PCB Designer Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) support the functionality of just about every working electronic device in use today. They are integral to every professional discipline from mechatronics to robotics and process automation. If you want to make so...

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