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Sierra Circuits at DesignCon 2018

January 8, 2018
Get 20% off All-Access or 2-Day Pass with Sierra's code EXD-NgCzcL89 From January 30 to February 1, Sierra Circuits will attend DesignCon 2018 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. As a printed circuit board manufacturer and assembler, it is essential for us to be a part of the trade show “where the chip meets the board.” Sierra Circuits specializes in quickturn prototype, including high-density interconnect and high-speed technology. We have worked with over 20,000 engineers and PCB designers since 1986 and provide our customers with quality,..
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Sierra Circuits at BIOMEDevice San Jose 2017

November 27, 2017
On December 6-7, Sierra Circuits will attend BIOMEDevice 2017 at the San Jose Convention Center. During this annual event for medtech professionals, we will meet with attendees at Booth #1038. Sierra Circuits is an ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2016 and MIL-PRF-55110 certified manufacturer of printed circuit boards. We specialize in quickturn prototype manufacturing and assembly, and provide customers with quality, reliability and a single point of support. Sierra manufactures and assembles rigid, flex, and rigid-flex PCBs, Class 1, 2, and 3. With the increasing popularity of..
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Free HDI Tools for Better PCB Design

November 21, 2017
In this article, you will learn about Sierra’s 3 free HDI tools, essential for HDI PCB design. We will present and explain how our HDI Stackup Planner, our HDI Material Selector, and our Impedance Calculator work so you can choose which one best suits your needs. Since it was developed at the end of the 20th century, HDI technology – which stands for High Density Interconnection – is very popular. HDI technology transformed our electronic products. We now have smaller, lighter, and faster products such as..
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DFA Quiz

October 27, 2017
Design For Assembly is an essential part of the PCB design and manufacturing process. Yet, many PCB designers still make mistakes that cause delays and sometimes extra costs. Do you know everything about DFA? Take our quiz and find..
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IPC-6012 or IPC-A-600: Which Standard Should You Use?

October 19, 2017
The Association Connecting Electronics Industries – commonly known as IPC (Institute of Printed Circuits) – is an international trade association serving the printed circuit board and electronics assembly industries. IPC is known globally for its standards that verify the quality of the manufactured PCBs and PCB assemblies. Manufacturers have to comply with many comprehensive inspection specifications that are in the IPC standard. IPC-6012 and IPC-A-600 are two of the primary guiding documents, also called performance and inspection documents. IPC-6012 is the specification and IPC-A-600 is the visual representation..
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