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MacroFab's Certifications Benefit PCBA Production

Your PCBA production must be secure and reliable for your products to compete in the market. We have listed our certifications and how they benefit you.

April 11, 2024

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Wired for Autonomy: Confronting PCBA Complexities in Mobile Robotics

We take a deep dive into developing PCBAs for autonomous robots by exploring design considerations beyond those associated with conventional PCBAs.

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The Perfect Binge! Top 8 Circuit Break Episodes for New Listeners

We've curated a list of some of our favorite episodes for those looking to dip their toes into the vast ocean of content we've created.

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How MacroFab's 2023 Platform Updates Improve Your Order Experience

At MacroFab, we’re constantly seeking better solutions for our customers. We want to make your experience more than good - we want it to be outstanding.

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Four Cutting-Edge Trends in Avionic Electronics You Should Know

Throughout this article, we’ll explore four cutting-edge trends in avionic electronics and shed light on the challenges they present.

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Struggling with Inflexible PCBA Manufacturing? MacroFab's Got Your Back.

Many electronics designers struggle with systems that demand complete data and specific formats upfront. Wouldn't it be great if there was a better way?

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How Can a Box Build Benefit Your PCBA Design?

PCBA box build is a sophisticated process involving the design, production, and construction of an electromechanical system that goes beyond a PCBA.

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Insider's Guide to Navigating Box Build PCBA Projects

This guide will help you become familiar with box build assembly, decide if it’s right for your PCBA project.

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MacroFab’s Modern Approach to Strategic Sourcing

Many Contract Manufacturers (CMs) and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) have some sort of procurement team. So what makes MacroFab so different?

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Electronics Production: Upgrading Inventory Systems with Modern Tech

Inventory and supply chain management software and processes play a pivotal role in safety, efficiency, & security of electronics manufacturing operations.

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Fab Insights: HASL vs ENIG

Choosing the right surface finish for a PCBA can be tricky. HASL and ENIG differ in their methods of coating printed circuit boards.

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Smaller Electronics Teams Struggling to Do More, More Efficiently

Smartly leveraged technology and old-school relationship management with suppliers and vendors is essential for success with smaller supply chain teams.

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How Do QFN Packages Compare to Other Surface Mount ICs?

This article aims to arm electrical engineers and PCBA designers with comprehensive insights into the QFN package.

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Updated Electronics Part-Sourcing

As a result of the new ordering system, placing an order is now simpler, as all the necessary information can be provided to MacroFab in a logical order.

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Order Now to Reduce Lead Times During Lunar New Year 2024

Our goal at MacroFab is to assist our customers to be well-prepared to meet their end-user needs with minimal disruptions.

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Tackling Electronics Procurement Challenges in the Upcoming Year

As we edge closer to the end of 2023, procurement leaders are reviewing their current strategies and making changes for the coming year.

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Safeguarding Your PCBA Design From Electromagnetic Interference

Addressing Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) and fostering Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) emerge as critical concerns.

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The Electronics Industry’s Need for Diverse Supply Chains

Electronics companies that diversify their suppliers, sourcing locales, and manufacturing sites bolster their defenses against potential disruptions.

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In the Electronics Industry, Diversification is the Key to Resilience

Diversification has emerged as a pillar for resilience, evident in the hardware technology sector, where diversification bolsters resilience and growth.

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Strategic Advantages of Digital Procurement in Electronics Manufacturing

Most companies have invested in digital supply chain technologies, improving management systems, boosting their resilience to supply chain disruptions.

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90 Days to Prepare for Lunar New Year 2024

As we approach the Lunar New Year, which starts on February 10, 2024, it’s important to remember a shift in Asian electronics manufacturing.

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Why Do Hardware Startups Fail?

An analysis of data reveals key factors contributing to the failure of hardware startups.

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Why PCBA Design Reuse is Becoming More Common

PCBA design reuse lags behind other industries, despite proven benefits to accelerate development. Explore the benefits, challenges, and future trends.

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Understanding and Implementing Mil-Spec Standards in PCB Assemblies

Mil-Spec (military spec) outlines the rigorous standards the DoD sets for the physical and functional requirements for products and systems it purchases.

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Exploring the Power of ITAR-Compliant PCBA Production

ITAR-compliant PCBA production ensures flawless performance and protects sensitive information in defense, aerospace, and other ITAR-related industries.

About MacroFab

MacroFab offers comprehensive manufacturing solutions, from your smallest prototyping orders to your largest production needs. Our factory network locations are strategically located across North America, ensuring that we have the flexibility to provide capacity when and where you need it most.

Experience the future of EMS manufacturing with our state-of-the-art technology platform and cutting-edge digital supply chain solutions. At MacroFab, we ensure that your electronics are produced faster, more efficiently, and with fewer logistic problems than ever before.

Take advantage of AI-enabled sourcing opportunities and employ expert teams who are connected through a user-friendly technology platform. Discover how streamlined electronics manufacturing can benefit your business by contacting us today.