Selecting subassembly manufacturers with specific capabilities can speed turnaround, improve product performance and functionality, and increase an OEM's bottom line.
The trend in consumer electronics has always been to make them faster, smarter and with ever-expanding capabilities. But waterproofing has become the new focus of global electronics manufacturers and most brands are rushing to include this benefit to ensure they are not left behind in this ultracompetitive market.
ROLEC now offers its diecast aluminium enclosures with the option of factory-fitted IP protection class upgrades. Depending on the type of enclosure, the ratings can be increased from IP66 to IP67 and from IP67 to IP69K.
Lintek is offering its clients copper-filled 'via in pad' technology for BGA devices down to 0.35 mm pitch. The company provides blind, buried and castellated vias on multilayer circuit boards manufactured on a wide variety of dielectrics.
Thermaltronics' soldering irons, based on Curie Heat Technology (CHT), respond to the thermal demands of each solder joint by adjusting the power instantaneously, thereby meeting the exact requirements of the substrate component and solder material. In addition, the soldering hand-piece instantly heats and cools upon removing and replacing from its holder.
To house small PCBs using USB as the external power and signal interconnect, Hammond Electronics is launching more sizes of its 1551 miniature family. They are 35, 50 or 65 mm long, 20, 25 or 30 mm wide and all 15.5 mm high.
congatec has introduced the Thin Mini-ITX boards with Intel processors with high scalability, ranging from 2 GHz Intel Celeron processors up to 3.4 GHz Intel Core i7 processors.
QualiEco Circuits provides quality electronic manufacturing services and solutions. The company offers express services in all product categories, with customised delivery solutions.
Keysight Technologies has announced a Gen 3 PXIe chassis and set of Gen 3 system components designed for complex, high-performance applications.
NEC Corporation has announced device-to-device communication technology that enables emergency response personnel to transmit high-quality images from the scene of a disaster or accident when outside of the service area of the public safety long-term evolution (PS-LTE) network.
The LPMS Beta 300 is a low-pressure moulding machine for small-, medium- or high-volume production. It enables the efficient encapsulation of various electronics including PCBAs, cable connections, connector terminations and other items.
Safewash Total provides cleaning performance to military cleanliness standards (ANSI-J-001B/IPC TM-650) at minimal environmental cost. Designed for cleaning printed circuit boards, the cleaner is suitable for the removal of leaded, lead-free and no-clean flux residues.