Monthly Archives: April 2015

Today’s Plastic Electronics

In today’s world, it’s not unusual to think of plastic in association with electronics.  However, some industries are taking the idea to the next level.

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4 Ways Small Manufacturers Save OEMs Money

Small American Manufacturers have successfully positioned themselves as highly effective and efficient partners for OEMs who had traditionally utilized larger/foreign manufacturers. Here’s how: Continue reading

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New: Heat Conducting Plastic

Plastic has had limited applications within electronics because of its inability to conduct heat.  The University of Michigan is changing that by utilizing ground breaking techniques to create heat conducting plastic polymers.

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The Value of Value Engineering

Value Engineering is the process of designing to cost. All of the processes, vendors, and components are selected to fit a budget first and foremost.

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You’re Probably Paying Too Much for Build to Print Manufacturing

If you’re sending drawings to a manufacturer for build to print services without asking the right questions, you’re probably paying too much. Continue reading

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The Future is Here: Graphene

If you haven’t heard of it yet, here’s your chance to get educated on the newest high tech material, graphene.

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