I'm a software guy who wants to get into the hardware side of things so I can enjoy the same creativity from software design in the physical world. I've found plenty of posts here regarding how to ...
I have made many designs that I would consider "professional grade", but in reality they are still just prototypes. I have used professional board fabs and professional population, but what I haven't ...
I have tried several times, unsuccessfully, to manufacture a PCB at home. A lot of the other questions are about improving PCB performance and such, but I can rarely, if ever, even get the ink to ...
Suppose I have an idea for a product, where if it were successful, would be in production for 5-10 years. How can I make decisions on what parts to use now such that they will still be available to ...
I always see the option for E-testing when sending PCB's off to a fab house. I gather it is an electrical test to test all the connections. But how do they do it? They don't have my schematic! Only ...
Is it possible to make PTH (Plated Thorugh Hole) at home? Can somebody explain the procedure?
Intel produces families of seemingly similar microprocessors. For example, the Core i5-3320M (2.6 GHz, 3 MB cache), the Core i5-3360M (2.8 GHz, 3 MB cache), and the Core i7-3520M (2.9 GHz, 4 MB ...
Let's say I'm looking to start my own PCB manufacturing company* and I have everything figured out except how to silkscreen the boards. Where do I get silkscreen ink from? Is there a special type ...
Possible Duplicate: Could You recommend books, that describes in most comprehensive ways topics about microprocessors design and manufacturing? I'd like to know, how the microprocessors are ...