Advanced Circuits Blog

As experts in the manufacture and assembly of printed circuit boards, we work to make our blog a helpful resource on PCB topics and the industries that we work with, including automotive, consumer electronics, aerospace and many more. Here you'll find insights into PCB design, tech trends, assembly issues, and trending topics in the general news media as they relate to printed circuit board technology.

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Category Archives: Printed Circuit Boards

Why Choose Advanced Circuits as Your Printed Circuit Board Manufacturer

Advanced Circuits is ranked among North Americas’ top 3 printed circuit board manufacturers in sales volume and has the largest active customer database in the industry.  Learn why engineers choose to work with Advanced Circuits for all of their printed … Continue reading

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JILL SCADDEN JOINS ADVANCED CIRCUITS™ AS BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Advanced Circuits™, North America’s third largest printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturer, welcomes Jill Scadden in the role of Business Development Manager.  She will be responsible for discovering new business opportunities and enhancing Advanced Circuits™’ offerings by working closely with customers … Continue reading

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GREG PAPANDREW TO LEAD ADVANCED CIRCUITS’™ OFFSHORE DIVISION

Offshore PCB sourcing expert, Greg Papandrew, has been tapped as the Offshore Sales Director for Advanced Circuits’™ newly created offshore division. Papandrew is responsible for creating a seamless process and providing the most cost-effective offshore manufacturing solution for high-volume PCB … Continue reading

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PCB Design Advancements | Blog

Today’s printed circuit boards (PCBs) are packed with components and functionality that has quickly made manual designs and construction a practice nearly relegated to the Stone Age. Even hobbyists and beginners can now very easily access complex software that makes quick … Continue reading

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Multilayer PCB Design | Blog

Traditional printed circuit boards (PCBs) consist of non-conductive substrate materials – frequently glass fiber epoxy construction – paired with a layer of conductive elements such as copper on one or two sides (single or double-sided boards). Electronic components are placed … Continue reading

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Circuit Boards 101 | Blog

Circuit boards, more commonly referred to as printed circuit boards or simply PCBs, consist of a combination of insulated “board” materials with electronic components mounted and interconnected to produce a desired electronic circuit and specific function. PCB laminate materials have … Continue reading

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Just How Critical is PCB Layout?

Many designers start out with the perception that circuit functionality and reliability are the key factors to be considered in printed circuit board (PCB) design. In practice, PCB layout is a much more critical element in creating successful end products … Continue reading

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Printed Circuit Board Design Software | Advanced Circuits Blog

PCB Artist™ Download the best FREE PCB design software with a components library of over 500,000 parts.  Click Here»   PCB Layout Software | Blog Printed circuit board (PCB) design has become increasingly challenging with the introduction of high-density boards … Continue reading

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PCB Design Software | Blog

Creating printed circuit boards (PCBs) that meet all design requirements can be a highly-technical and time-consuming process – not to mention costly. Design engineers are tasked with turning concept into reality in the shortest time span possible to speed time … Continue reading

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PCB Design and Prototypes | Blog

Engineers designing printed circuit boards (PCBs) commonly generate a prototype board prior to full-scale manufacturing of boards for end products. Multiple prototype runs will often be included in the development of the final fabricated PCB, for good reason. Prototypes may … Continue reading

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