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Getting Your First Quote on CircuitHub

Melissa
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February 10, 2017

Welcome! On CircuitHub you can upload your EDA design files, get a live interactive quote, and order fully assembled circuit boards. If you are an electrical engineer looking for a new solution to your pcb manufacturing and assembly needs, then CircuitHub might be right for you!

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Ep. 33: Board Cleaning w/ Mike Konrad (part 1)

Melissa
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April 30, 2021

In this episode we are joined by Mike Konrad to chat about board cleaning. In the first part of this conversation we delve into the history of board cleaning, the electronics the industry's transition to primarily using no-clean flux, and why more and more companies are reintroducing board cleaning back into their assembly process.

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Ep. 22: How to safely and successfully ship assembled PCBs w/ Nicole Poirier

Melissa
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April 13, 2021

On this episode we are joined by Nicole Poirier who works in the receiving and shipping department at Worthington. She walks us through how we prepare the boards to leave our facility on their end journey to your doorstep.

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Routing fine pitch BGA and CSP packages

Melissa
on
March 30, 2021

We often get asked about the best way to route very fine pitch BGA and CSP packages. Often times designers think they need to route their traces between the BGA pads. But if you try that, then you will violate our 3-mil trace width and gap. So what’s to be done?

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Ep. 33: Board Cleaning w/ Mike Konrad (part 1)

Melissa
on
April 30, 2021

In this episode we are joined by Mike Konrad to chat about board cleaning. In the first part of this conversation we delve into the history of board cleaning, the electronics the industry's transition to primarily using no-clean flux, and why more and more companies are reintroducing board cleaning back into their assembly process.

News

Ep. 22: How to safely and successfully ship assembled PCBs w/ Nicole Poirier

Melissa
on
April 13, 2021

On this episode we are joined by Nicole Poirier who works in the receiving and shipping department at Worthington. She walks us through how we prepare the boards to leave our facility on their end journey to your doorstep.

Tips

Routing fine pitch BGA and CSP packages

Melissa
on
March 30, 2021

We often get asked about the best way to route very fine pitch BGA and CSP packages. Often times designers think they need to route their traces between the BGA pads. But if you try that, then you will violate our 3-mil trace width and gap. So what’s to be done?

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Podcast Ep. 21: The PCB CAM Process w/ Dave Wilcox

Melissa
on
March 29, 2021

On this episode we have CircuitHub CAM engineer, Dave Wilcox, back on the show to walk us through the PCB CAM process.

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Podcast Ep. 20: How Blue Robotics is enabling the next generation of ocean exploration robots w/ Rustom Jehangir

Melissa
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March 18, 2021

What does a NASA JPL underwater vehicle that monitors methane bubbles in the arctic, robots that kill invasive species of starfish, and a robotics swan light show have in common? They are all examples that have used marine robotics components created by Blue Robotics.

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Podcast Ep.19: PCB Depaneling

Melissa
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March 1, 2021

PCB Depaneling is the process of breaking the individual PCBs out of the panel that is used to assemble the boards and is typically one of the very last steps assembled circuit boards go through before they are shipped.

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Podcast Ep.18: How sensors.AFRICA empowers citizens to fight against pollution w/ Jack McLeans

Melissa
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February 15, 2021

On this episode we're joined by Jack McLeans to discuss sensors.AFRICA, a pan-African citizen science initiative that uses low-cost sensors to monitor air, water and sound pollution to give citizens actionable information about their cities.

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Podcast Ep. 17: Bare PCB Materials w/ Dave Wilcox

Melissa
on
February 1, 2021

In this episode Dave Wilcox, CAM engineer at CircuitHub, joins us again to educate us on bare printed circuit board materials....think prepreg, laminate etc.

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Podcast Ep. 16: The selective soldering process

Melissa
on
January 19, 2021

On today's episode we continue on with our technical sub-series about the assembly process. We delve into selective soldering, which is used to solder through hold components onto boards.

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Podcast Ep. 15: The importance of having different perspectives in engineering w/ Eli Hughes of Tzero Labs (Part 2)

Melissa
on
January 4, 2021

This episode is a continuation of our conversation with Eli Hughes of Tzero. If you haven't checked out the first part, we recommend you do so first before listening to this episode.