There is more than one way to layout a printed circuit board (PCB). However, there may only be one way that meets a design team’s goals for price and performance. Working with a layout team that is able to provide a range of options ensures the best layout and fabrication strategy is pursued.
The San Diego PCB team of IPC CID+ designers recognizes that its customers want to understand their options and tradeoffs as part of the layout and fabrication strategy development process. Their tools for providing this analysis include: