Design for Success:
Best, cost effective, design practices will be reviewed.
Review of available flex materials and their applications.
Signal integrity and SI challenges in the rigid flex PCB will be covered.
Review of the manufacturing processes for rigid flex PCB’s. Pouch and cavity approach will be covered.
Types of Flex and Rigid-Flex Circuits:
General Flex PCB info and the difference between Flex and Rigid Flex.
Is it worth it to create a Flex PCB for your application? How reliable is a Flex PCB?
Are Flex PCB’s expensive? How is the pricing calculated for this type of PCB?
By: Gareth Parry (P.Eng)
Gareth Parry has 25+ years of experience in the PCB industry. Mr. Parry graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Brunswick in 1985, and holds a Postgraduate Certificate of Higher Education in Advanced Microelectronics from the university of Bolton, UK. Gareth has been a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario since 1987.