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Tag Archives: Printed Circuit Boards

Flex Printed Circuit Boards Expected to Add to Growth

The market for printed electronics on flexible circuits is expected to grow between now and 2020, according to a recent study published by Reportbuyer.com. Printed circuit boards that offer next-generation capabilities for consumer electronics, the medical industry and corporations all … Continue reading

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The Early Production of Printed Circuit Boards in America

The modern PCB has its roots in early 20th century science and engineering. In 1903, German inventor Albert Hanson first described flat foil conductors laminated to an insulating board in multiple layers. However, it was not until after World War … Continue reading

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Ordering Printed Circuit Board Arrays and Pallets

When you are ordering a large amount of printed circuit boards or are dealing with very small PCBs, you should consider having your boards supplied in pallet or array form. This is especially true if your product assembly house requires … Continue reading

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What Does Advanced Circuits’ FreeDFM™ Check For?

Learning more about the FreeDFM system will allow you to double check that you have your PCB designs completed before placing your order. The system checks for different aspects of your design to make sure that you will not face … Continue reading

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Interesting PCB Facts from Advanced Circuits

Have you ever wondered why the solder mask on your printed circuit boards is green? There have been numerous myths and explanations put forward over the years to explain why PCBs are green. The most believable to Advanced Circuits is … Continue reading

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How to Get a PCB Quote from Advanced Circuits

Getting quotes for your PCB order will allow you to find out just what you can expect for the products you need. This process can be completed easily with Advanced Circuits because you need only upload or send your zipped … Continue reading

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An Introduction to the Advanced Circuits Blog

An Introduction to the Advanced Circuits Blog Welcome to the official Advanced Circuits blog, where you can find out more information about our products and services the latest news in the electrical engineering industry. Since 1989, Advanced Circuits has been … Continue reading

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Advanced Circuits Warns Against Common Mistakes Made with Flex Circuits

Advanced Circuits Warns Against Common Mistakes Made with Flex Circuits When making your printed circuit boards you want to be able to get the functionality you need to keep your system running and you also want everything to be easy … Continue reading

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Free PCB File Check from Advanced Circuits

Free PCB File Check from Advanced Circuits One of the biggest holdups people run into when ordering printed circuit boards is that their design files contain errors that affect the manufacturability of the product. To help combat this, Advanced Circuits … Continue reading

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Visit with Advanced Circuits at Upcoming Trade Shows

Visit with Advanced Circuits at Upcoming Trade Shows As one of the top PCB manufacturers in North America, the team at Advanced Circuits is dedicated to furthering the use of PCBs and the technology that goes into your products and … Continue reading

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