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November 12, 2019 

Defense Speak Interpreted: Executive Agent

Dennis Fritz, Fritz Consulting

After reading my previous column, you may have realized that electronics packaging technology development came from the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane, Indiana. One of its core responsibilities is the assignment of “executive agent” for PCBs and electronic interconnects. But what is this “executive agent” thing, frequently shortened to EA?... More >

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Requirements of Being a MIL-certified Shop

Barry Matties, I-Connect007

Barry Matties speaks with American Standard Circuits’ VP of Business Development David Lackey, who has nearly 40 years of experience producing PCBs for the mil/aero market. David talks about what it’s like being a MIL-certified shop and the stringent quality and reporting requirements that it entails.

Barry Matties: David, please start by telling our readers a bit about yourself.

David Lackey: I’ve been in the industry for nearly 40 years now and have worked with many different companies, mainly military/aerospace, higher-technology, flex, rigid-flex, metal-back, and RF. I joined American Standard Circuits in 2008, and we are a mil/aero-certified company with a wide variety of products.

Matties: What separates a mil/aero job from other markets, for example?...

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The Printed Circuit Designer’s Guide to… Thermal Management with Insulated Metal Substrates
Considering thermal issues in the earliest stages of the design process is critical. Written by Ventec International Group, this book provides a comprehensive tour through the world of thermal management. Readers will learn how to dissipate heat from electronic devices, select and specify materials for specific applications, and achieve more reliable and cost-effective designs by using insulated metal substrates. Download now!

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This Month's Jobs
West Software Application Engineer

This position reports directly to the Orbotech West software support manager and works with customers to support Orbotech’s pre-production software products...

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Technical Support Engineer III

The technical support engineer III is responsible for providing leading-edge, high-level technical support to Indium Corporation’s customers, potential customers, and sales staff...

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