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Everything you need to get started to manufacture awesome IoT products. PCB, PCBA, EMS, SMT, Supply Chain and Sourcing.

Basics of SMT Solder Paste Printing

Solder paste printing is a key part in the SMT (Surface Mount Technology) process. Since the...

The Basics of PCB Marking

1. The role of MARK

The "mark point" is also called the reference point and is the point of...

How to Avoid Warpage in your Plastic Production

This post is the 8th article in our series about common issues that you can encounter during...

How To Increase The Rigidity of Your Plastic: The Rib Design

Plastics have a wide application to the products that many of us use every day. Plastics, when...

The SMT PCB Puzzle

When a printed circuit board (PCB) is fabricated, the overall size of the full board will be...

The Basics of PCBA Coating

Finished electronics generally don't handle adversity well. Once an electronic board leaves the...

How to Avoid a Weld Line in your Plastic Production

After analyzing plastic manufacturing defects including Short Shots, Sink Marks, Flashing,...

One Picture to Understand the Structure of an Injection Mold

Injection molding is a kind of processing method used in batch production of some complicated...

A Quick Primer on SMT Solder Paste

Soldering in an automated surface mount technology (SMT) machine isn't the same as hand...

Proper Handling of Humidity Sensitive Components (MSL 3)

Components are an important component of electronic products. The quality of electronic...

How to Avoid Flashing and Bubbles in your Plastic Production

After analyzing the short shot the sink marks issues, we've decided to come back to some other...

How much harder is developing a hardware product vs a software product?

In the startup scene, a lot of focus is put on software businesses and the stellar growth they...

Counterfeiting, recycling and secondary components sourcing

The good, the bad and the ugly of global component sourcing

The topic of component sourcing in...

"Why do You Need to Know my Target Price?"

“Why do you want to know my target price?” It's very common for people to us this question when...