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IPC Standards Committee Reports – Printed Board Design, Testing, Flex Circuits, High Speed/High Frequency, Rigid Printed Boards

These standards committee reports from IPC’s 2016 Fall Committee Meetings have been compiled to help keep you up to date on IPC standards committee activities. This is the first in a series of reports. Printed Board Design The 1-10b Printed Board Thermal Management Task Group met to discuss future testing programs for the evaluation of […]

IPC Standards Committee Reports – Printed Board Design, Cleaning & Coating, Testing, Process Control, Product Assurance

These standards committee reports from IPC APEX EXPO 2016 have been compiled to help keep you up to date on IPC standards committee activities. This is the first in a series of reports. Printed Board Design The 1-10c Test Coupon and Artwork Generation Task Group announced the release of the IPC-2221B Gerber Coupon Generator. The […]

IPC Standards Committee Reports — Printed Board Design, Cleaning & Coating, Testing, Process Control, Product Assurance

IPC Standards Committee Reports These standards committee reports from the 2015 Fall Standards Committee Meetings have been compiled to help keep you up to date on IPC standards committee activities. This is the first in the series of reports Printed Board Design The 1-10c Test Coupon and Artwork Generation Task Group met to review the […]

IPC Standards Committee Reports — Printed Board Design, Cleaning & Coating, Testing, Process Control, Product Assurance

These standards committee reports from IPC APEX EXPO 2015 have been compiled to help keep you up to date on IPC standards committee activities. This is the first in a series of reports. Printed Board Design The 1-10b Current Carrying Capacity Task Group met to discuss a replacement methodology for the legacy IPC-TM-650 Method 2.5.4.1, […]

IPC Standards Committee Reports — Printed Board Design, Cleaning & Coating, Testing, Process Control, Product Assurance

These standards committee reports from the 2014 Fall Standards Committee Meetings have been compiled to help keep you up to date on IPC standards committee activities. This is the first in a series of reports.  Printed Board Design The 1-10b Current Carrying Capacity Task Group met to discuss a roadmap for a revision of the […]

IPC Standards Committee Reports: Printed Board Design, Cleaning & Coating, Testing, Product Assurance

These standards committee reports from IPC APEX EXPO 2014 have been compiled to help keep you up to date on IPC standards committee activities. This is the first in a series of reports. Printed Board Design  The 1-10c Test Coupon and Artwork Generation Task Group provided an initial view of the IPC Test Coupon Gerber […]

Honoring Committees

Creating a standard takes a tremendous amount of time and effort. There’s lots of information to understand before committee members can decide how alternative solutions will be handled. That’s true for all committees. But some always have a few more concerns than others, making standards development a bit harder. At Wednesday’s IPC APEX EXPO® Awards Luncheon, […]

IPC Comments to U.S. State Department on Definition of “Specially Designed”

IPC recently filed comments with the U.S. State Department regarding a proposed amendment to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) that would establish a definition for “specially designed.” In the comments, IPC expresses its concern that the term, “specially designed” will become a primary mechanism for regulating the export of printed boards designs if […]

IPC Standards Committee Reports: Design, Data Transfer, Documentation, high speeD, high frequency

IPC Standards Committee Reports from IPC Midwest Conference & Exhibition Printed Board Design The 1-10b Current Carrying Capacity Task Group discussed revisions to IPC-2152, Standard for Determining Current Carrying Capacity in Printed Board Design. The task group wants to tap into industry testing for high current, high pulse applications, as well as flexible circuit technology […]

IPC standards committee updates: printed board design, base materials, fabrication processes and high speed/high frequency

Printed Board Design The IPC 1-10b Current Carrying Capacity Task Group discussed goals for a future revision to IPC-2152, Standard for Determining Current Carrying Capacity in Printed Board Design. The revision will focus on high current transients, flexible printed boards, microvia structures and new printed board material types. The IPC 1-10c Test Coupon and Artwork […]