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August 13, 2020 

Avishtech: A New Player in the Field Solver and PCB Simulation Tools Market

I-Connect007 Editorial Team

It has been a crazy year with lots of ups and downs. But within the clouds, we’ve seen plenty of silver linings, too. Case in point: Avishtech, a brand-new company lead by founder and CEO Keshav Amla. (You may be familiar with his father, Tarun Amla, a veteran PCB materials technologist who is now with ITEQ.) We recently caught up with Keshav and asked him to discuss his company’s simulation tools, his plans for the company, and what it’s like launching a company in this “new normal.”

Andy Shaughnessy: Keshav, you recently founded Avishtech. Give us some background on yourself and tell us how you got into this industry... More >

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Fresh PCB Nuggets: How Do You Calculate Finished Copper?

Ruben Contreras, NCAB Group

How do you calculate finished copper on a PCB? This may sound simple. But we have seen copper thickness called out either on the drawing or the specification, which can lead to additional engineering questions (EQs) and, in some cases, additional costs. These are unintentional results as a misunderstanding of what is requested—not in all cases, but some. Let’s start with some terminology.

Ounces relates to the weight of copper that covers one square foot (Figure 1). The area of the board itself cannot change; it’s fixed... More >


The Printed Circuit Designer's Guide to...Producing the Perfect Data Package
For PCB designers, producing a comprehensive data package is crucial. This book describes exactly what a PCB fabricator requires in a design output package and explains the consequences of providing incomplete or inaccurate information. Learn effective ways to eliminate discrepancies and errors, ensure project success, and ultimately reduce costs and wasted time. Download a free copy!

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Joe Fjelstad Updates His Online Flex Workshop

Barry Matties, I-Connect007

Joe Fjelstad has been an innovator in flexible and rigid-flex technology for four decades. About 10 years ago, I-Connect007 helped Joe produce an online workshop on flex technology based largely on his book Flexible Circuit Technology, which was first published in 1994 and is now heading into its fifth edition. In this online video course, Joe offers a primer on flexible circuits, covering everything from the history of this technology through the most cutting-edge technologies.

Now, Joe is updating this workshop to make it current with today’s flex technologies and processes... More >

This Month's Jobs
Customer Service Representative Near Chicago, USA

We have a great opportunity at Ventec’s Elk Grove Village facility to join our customer services team as a customer service representative (CSR) to act as a customer liaison, manage incoming orders, order entry into ERP system, provide product/services information, and resolve any emerging problems that our customer accounts might face with accuracy and efficiency...

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Multiple Positions Available

MivaTek Global: We Are Growing!

MivaTek Global is adding sales, technical support and application engineers.

Join a team that brings new imaging technologies to circuit fabrication and microelectronics...

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Current Design007 Magazine Table of Contents

Fabrication Notes

Do you hand off perfect fab notes to your fabricator? If this month’s content is any indication, the answer is likely, “No.” And you may not even know that your fab notes are incomplete or incorrect because your CAM engineers have been deciphering and fixing your data for so long that it’s become part of their job description...
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