Design Practices for Panelization and Depanelization
Panelization keeps small boards attached to each other within a single, larger substrate. Using arrays benefits the fabricator and the assembler. Here’s how the designer can help.
by Phil Lerma
EMS TOP 50
A Muddled Recovery
The EMS industry is recovering, but not broadly, with at least 22 of the top 50 companies experiencing lower sales last year, some by a billion or more.
by Mike Buetow
TEST AND INSPECTION
Manufacturing Test Solutions for SSDs
The setup and advantages of using a full solution, including a benchtop boundary scan tool, measurement instrumentation and programmable power supply, with both hardware and software integrated, unpowered short and open test and voltage measurement.
by Jun Balangue
GOLDEN WEST TECHNOLOGY
‘We’re Not Making Toys’
At 40 years and counting, Orange County’s longest-operating EMS is all about reliability.
by Chelsey Drysdale
Life in the fast lane(s).
Dr. Chris Hunt