Advanced PCB Materials for Aerospace Electronic Contract Manufacturing

February 26, 2024

In the ever-evolving aerospace electronic contract manufacturing landscape, selecting high quality materials for Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) is paramount. These electronic systems, designed for applications ranging from space exploration to defense and satellite communication, face unique challenges including extreme temperatures, intense vibrations, and radiation exposure. This article explores the specialized materials utilized in aerospace PCBs, […]

Supply Chain Resilience in Electronic Manufacturing

February 23, 2024

Disruptions in the supply chain are always a concern for PCB designers and electronic contract manufacturers. High demand for electronic components, decreased production due to external events, and poor part forecasting all contribute to these issues. If the components are not readily available, products may need to be redesigned, timelines can be delayed, and the […]

Comparing Domestic vs. Overseas Electronic Manufacturing

February 21, 2024

When looking for an electronic contract manufacturer to partner with for PCB assembly, cost will always be a consideration. Many overseas electronic contract manufacturers will attempt to highlight their lower costs as a primary advantage. In reality, while the initial quote may come in under domestic options, partnering with a domestic ECM will always save […]

Cost Estimation in Electronic Manufacturing: Factors to Consider

February 19, 2024

When you have finished the design and development of your new device and are ready to bring your product through the manufacturing process, you will likely start by meeting with several potential electronic contract manufacturers and obtain cost estimates for production. Understanding the factors that go into this estimated cost can help you accurately compare […]

The Importance of Intellectual Property Protection in Electronic Manufacturing

February 16, 2024

When you have designed and developed a new device, you likely will want to make sure that your intellectual property is protected, especially prior to bringing the product to market. However, in most cases, you will need to outsource the manufacturing to an electronic contract manufacturer. While this partnership is often necessary, it is understandable […]

Levison Enterprises Partners with Brandt Electronics in Military Supply Innovation

January 26, 2024

When selecting a military electronic contract manufacturer for your electronic field devices, it’s important to find a partner who has a strong reputation for exceptional quality and reliability. Brandt Electronics has been a respected manufacturer of power supplies for the military, and recently partnered with Levison Enterprises to repair and upgrade all their existing field […]

Reducing Time to Market: Strategies for Efficient Medical Device Manufacturing

January 23, 2024

Bringing a medical device to market can take years. Medical devices are highly regulated, and require a level of scrutiny that is appropriate for their use. When manufacturing medical devices, the stakes are high. Not only is it important that the medical device perform as expected for effectiveness, the device must not cause any harm […]

Ensuring Compliance in Medical Device Manufacturing: Tips and Best Practices

September 29, 2023

The medical device industry is highly regulated. The safety and functionality of medical devices is critical to those who need to use them. The responsibility to ensure patient safety when using a medical device lies with the medical device manufacturer. However, as in many highly regulated industries, deciphering the requirements can be challenging. To ensure […]

Common Challenges in Printed Circuit Board Assembly and How to Overcome Them

September 27, 2023

There are several common challenges that impact all PCB assembly. Some challenges are merely annoyances, while others can significantly impact performance. To overcome or avoid these challenges, partner with a quality ECM who can assist with the design process and address potential issues before they become problems.

Ask the Right Questions and You’ll Find the Right ECM Partner

August 15, 2023

Before partnering with an electronic contract manufacturer (ECM), finding one that suits all your manufacturing needs is essential. While contract manufacturing companies might share some similarities, they are not equal. Avoid wasting valuable resources with a trial-and-error approach; instead, ask the right questions before hiring an ECM partner for your next PCB project.