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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How to Find Quality PCB Manufacturing While Keeping Costs Low

Even while designers are working diligently to develop PCB designs that will meet the needs of a particular project, the effort must be underway to source a manufacturer who is: Capable of fabricating the final design. Able to meet the … Continue reading

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Heavy Copper in PCB Design

Thermal management is more important than ever today as electronics are used in demanding environments and operate at higher currents. Heavy copper PCBs (copper conductors 5 oz/ft² – 19 oz/ft²  in inner and/or outer layers; sometimes defined as more than … Continue reading

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Tech Talk For Techies: Highly Reliable Via-In-Pad Design

Via-In-Pad (VIP) is rapidly becoming more commonly used in modern printed circuit design due to many considerations, including the need to miniaturize the PCB form factor. This review of via-in-pad technology can help remove some of the mystery of VIP … Continue reading

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Blog: PCBs Help Power Artificial Neural Networks Running On Hardware

Artificial neural networks as they are typically known run as computer programs that simulate the human brain’s method of solving problems. Researchers can teach these programs to do many remarkable tasks that were unthinkable just a few years ago. The … Continue reading

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AC Blog: How Mini PCBs Will Make You Better at Your Game

Miniature Circuit Boards in Sports Gear Track & Analyze Your Moves Ever get sick of missing free throws or is golf getting just too maddening? Technology innovation that can help may soon be available to not only professional athletes but … Continue reading

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Advanced Circuits Exhibiting at Del Mar Electronics & Design Show 2016

Join Advanced Circuits at the Del Mar Electronics & Design Show The Advanced Circuits team will be exhibiting at the Del Mar Electronics & Design Show.  A two day event that covers electronic components, fabrication, and other aspects of electronics … Continue reading

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Advanced Circuits Acquires Assets of Micom Circuits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 3, 2016 AURORA, CO – Advanced Circuits, North America’s 3rd largest printed circuit board fabricator, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets from Micom Circuits of New Brighton, … Continue reading

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Advanced Circuits at ‘The World’s Largest Medical Design & Manufacturing Event’

Advanced Circuits will be exhibiting at the MD&M West 2016 trade show on February 9th – 11th at the Anaheim Convention Center in California.  Our team will be in booth #1882 showcasing our advanced printed circuit board capabilities and convenient services.  We’d … Continue reading

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PCB Manufacturing News: Advanced Circuits Acquires Coastal Circuits

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015 – AURORA, CO – Advanced Circuits, North America’s 3rd largest printed circuit board fabricator, announced today the acquisition of Coastal Circuits in Redwood City, CA.  Advanced Circuits, an industry innovator for many years in the commercial … Continue reading

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Advanced Circuits to Exhibit at MILCOM 2015 | Booth 828

  The MILCOM 2015 international conference and trade show for military communications will bring together government, military, industry, and academia leaders in Tampa, Florida on October 26 – 28th. Advanced Circuits will be exhibiting in booth number 828 to showcase … Continue reading

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