Tag Archives: IPC-2222

IPC board standards committee updates: Handling and storage and embedded device documents make progress

Below are write-ups prepared by IPC staff liaisons after IPC APEX EXPO for select committees: Rigid Printed Boards The D-31b IPC-2221/2222 Task Group reviewed outstanding items for the forthcoming ballot to IPC-2222A, Sectional Design Standard for Rigid Printed Boards. Section 4 relates to laminate properties and significant discussions were held on the need to update […]

New IPC-2152 Current-Carrying Capacity Standard Solves 50-Year Old Mystery

IPC just released a new design document: IPC-2152, Standard for Determining Current-Carrying Capacity In Printed Board Design. Ten years in the making, principal author and Committee Chair Mike Jouppi discusses the features in the new document and why it’s important, if not critical, for PCB designers and engineers. The document replaces charts used by the […]