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Aspect Ratios and Their Importance to Multi-Layered PCBs
Aspect ratios, vias, and annular rings all affect one another your design. Learning how they interact and the rules they follow will be important for multilayer PCBs
Rigid Flex PCBs and Your Future: Smart, Effective Designing
Your rigid flex PCB design has more benefits than you can count, but we’ll try anyway. Keep it in mind for your next PCB design.
How Blind, Buried and Through-Hole Vias Can Impact Your PCB Design
Integrating blind, buried, or through-hole vias into your multi-layered PCB design can benefit your board in more ways than one.
Annular Rings and Multilayer PCB Design: Stay Within Your Tolerances
Knowing how to calculate your annular ring dimensions can save you and your components from critical failure.
Managing a 7-Segment LED Display Array With Minimal Pins
LED display arrays are tricky to design in their own right; however, keeping track of pin count can be another particularly tricky challenge to add onto an already difficult task.
Best PCB Routing Practices after Auto Routing Goes the Distance
Your best PCB routing practices shouldn’t neglect the auto router; however, once your design has been auto routed, there is some additional routing left to do.
If All Else Fails: How to Locate Short Circuits on a PCB
By locating short circuits on a PCB, your design failure doesn’t have to be as long of a set-back as it could be. Find tips within on how to find where in the production process shorts occur.
A Big Kick in PCB Interconnect Solutions: Multi-Board Best Practices
Multi-board PCB designs will require a bit more planning and testing to ensure their stability, make sure you have the PCB interconnect solutions to support them.
Where Do They All Go? PCB Layout Component Placement Guidelines
Placing components on a circuit board for the first time can be an intimidating prospect. Here are some PCB layout component placement guidelines to help.
Practice Makes Perfect: How to Test Electronic Components during PCB Design
Don’t foul your design in its last minutes, practice during design by testing electronic components on your circuit board.
Through It All: PCB Tools and What Experience Has Shown
Through years of growth and change in the industry, PCB tools have also grown and changed to meet the demands of today's PCB design needs and requirements.
How is Your Design Affected by PCB Component to Edge Clearance?
You’ve got one board, and a thousand components to place. Knowing your component to edge clearances will give you the fighting chance you need to place them.
The Best PCB Component Placement Software Helps You to Efficiently Finish Your Placement
Before you can start routing your PCB design, you need to first finish placing the parts. Here’s how the best PCB component placement software can help you.
What’s Worse: Holes in Your Winter Gloves or Copper Layer Defects?
Don’t let mismatched socks get in the way of getting warm, and don’t let mismatched copper layering get in the way of effective PCB design.
No, I Don’t Want to Make a U-turn: Guidelines for PCB Trace Routing
Sometimes, you need to trust the map. Sometimes, your intuition is more accurate. This applies as much to traffic as it does to pcb trace routing.
High-Speed Design Techniques: Trace Tuning for Routing Length Matching: PCB Design Tips & Tricks - Altium Audio Bites
High-Speed Design Techniques: Trace Tuning for Routing Length Matching
Here are some high-speed design techniques on trace tuning for routing length matching traces. Read on to find out more.
The Best Multilayer PCB Design Tips for Circuit Board Layout: PCB Design Tips & Tricks - Altium Audio Bites
The Top Reasons Why PCB Design Software with Auto Routing Can Save You Time: PCB Design Tips & Tricks - Altium Audio Bites
Introduction to High Speed PCB Designing: How to Eliminate Crosstalk