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Long gone are the days when electronics products were assembled in the same physical location where they were designed - at least for medium to high density circuit boards. Virtually all modern consumer electronics products are assembled, tested, and packaged by companies whose primary business is volume manufacturing. They are referred to as Contract Manufacturers (CM). Many CMs have expanded their capabilities to include assistance in design optimization. Some can even help tweak integrated circuit masks for "cookie cutter" items like ESD and reverse polarity protection. Another type of CM is one who makes specialty products like filters or amplifiers and offers to design and manufacture customs versions for the customer (you). Although rare, some of those specialty companies can arrange to have your entire design manufactured.

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Asian CircuitsAsian Circuits
Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
888-371-5478
Asian Circuits, with its HQ in Toronto, Canada, and production facilities in China, has emerged as a well known turn-key PCB assembly service provider. Asian Circuits is known for providing electronic manufacturing services, including PCB fabrication, components sourcing, and complete electronic assembly. Our online PCB assembly quote generator can help you estimate the assembly cost of your PCB project. We cater to customers primarily located in the U.S. and Canada.
Prototype PCB Assembly
 • Turn-key Circuit Board Assembly, 1-25 PCAs
 • Component Sourcing & Supply
 • Competitive Handling Charges
PCB Manufacturing
 • Substrate Features
   » Max Size: 19.7"x31.5"  » Min Hole: 0.006"
   » # of Layers: 1-30  » Controlled Impedance
   » Copper Thickness: 0.5 oz to 5.0 oz
   » Vias: Blind, Buried and Plugged
   » Min Line Width: 3 mil  » Min Line Spacing: 3 mil
 • Material Types
   » FR-4, High TG FR-4  » PTFE  » Aluminum Base
   » Rogers  » Specialized material on request
 • Turn-Around Time
   » Rush: 24 Hours  » Standard Prototype: 5 days
   » Standard Production: 10 days
 • Inspection: Visual, X-ray, AOI, In-Circuit Test

 

Bittelle ElectronicsBittele Electronics
North York, Ontario, Canada
416-800-7540
Bittele Electronics is a leading Turn-Key PCB assembly manufacturer in the EMS Industry. We will answer all your questions and solve all your problems in PCB Design & Layout, PCB Assembling, PCB Fabrication, testing to RoHS rules.
PCB Design & Layout
• BoM Generation • Multi-Layer Analog, Digital
• Schematic Capture • Micro-BGA and BGA
• SMT Solder Paste Stencil Artwork
PCB Fabrication
• Multi-Layer (1-30) • Max Size: 19.7" x 31.5"
• Controlled Impedance • Quick-Turn Prototypes
• 100% Electrical Testing • 3 mil Traces, Spaces
• Min Hole: 0.006" • Blind, Buried, Plugged Vias
PCB Assembly
• SMT and Through-Hole • Fine Pitch Placement
• BGA Assembly • Quick-turn PCB Assembly
• BGA X-Ray Inspection • Turn-Key PCB Assy.
Prototype PCB Assembly • Functional Testing
PCB Assembly Components
• Material Inventory Mgt • IC Programming
• Source, Crosses, Sub Hard-to-Find Parts
• Electrical Analysis • Parts Incoming Check
• Components Procurement and Kitting

 

AccuSpec
http://www.accuspecelectronic.com
814-476-1258 | McKean, PA
Specializes in PCB assembly including thru-hole, surface mount or mixed technology. Additional capabilities include cable & harness assembly, wire prep, wire wrap termination, potting & conformal coatings, component lead cutting and forming, axial tape and reeling, circular connector assembly, electronic & electro/mechanical assembly, chassis and box builds.

American Precision Electronics, Inc
http://www.ape-inc.net
630-510-8080 | Carol Stream, IL
Contract manufacturer of printed circuit board, PCB, assemblies.

American Standard Circuits
http://www.asc-i.com
630-639-544 | West Chicago, IL
Manufactures quality rigid, metal-backed and flex printed circuit boards on various types of substrates for a variety of applications.

Amkor Technology, Inc
http://www.amkor.com
480-821-5000 | Chandler, AZ
Provides leading-edge package solutions such as stacked packaging, flip chip, MicroLeadFrame, System-in-Package, image sensors, MEMS, and MMC | SD for latest generation applications.

Analog Technologies Corp
http://www.analog-tech.com
952-894-9228 | Minneapolis, MN
Services for electronics assembly including prototype and low volume PCB and flex circuits; specializes in advance packages including BGA, Chip-on-board, and flip chip.

AUREL Spa
http://www.aurel.it
+39 0546 941124 | Modigliana, Italy
A service company specialized in microelectronics and related production automation. In addition to the traditional Hybrid and SMT circuits, AUREL is specialized in Radio Frequency Low Power Devices and features a wide range of modules.

Custom Systems Integration - CSI
http://www.customsi.com
607-757-0200 | Endicott, NY
CSI performs 3 main types of contracted services: design and development; build to print; and time and materials. Custom Test Systems (EE, ME, Sw, Fab, Assembly). CSI's engineering and manufacturing team is proficient in segments of engineering extending literally from DC to light. Whether your system is digital, analog, RF, microwave or optical we can help!

Delaire USA
http://www.delaireusa.com
732-528-4520 | Manasquan, NJ
Custom cable assemblies, RF cables, fiber cables, RF sub systems, TFOCA11, M28876, attenuators, amplifiers, terminations RF components, ISO certified.

Easitronics
http://www.easitronics.com/index/index.aspx
888-889-0383 | Phoenix, AZ
RF component supplier and service provider of high quality and low cost solutions. We specialize in standard and custom RF and microwave products, offshore technical development, and contract manufacturing including PCB fabrication and assembly, RF connectors and cable assembly, standard and custom RF modules.

Finish Line Product Development Services
http://www.finishlinepds.com
281-363-3054 | Spring, TX
Send us your schematic and we will: Layout PCBA, specify components, make prototypes, test, and prepare complete ready to manufacture documentation. Think of how much more design work you can do once you have someone who can take care of these details for you. We do only top quality work - satisfaction guaranteed.

First Level, Inc
http://www.firstlevelinc.com
717-266-2450 | York, PA
Electronic manufacturing services, packaging for microelectronic assemblies, CSP, COB, SCM, MCM, flip chip, chip on flex, stud bumping/micropost, die and wire bonding, encapsulation, PCB assembly and test, prototype to production.

Foundation Technology
http://www.foundation.co.uk
01908 269120 | Crownhill, Milton Keynes, UK
PCB, BGA surface mount assembly, PCB prototyping, box build assembly, quality manufacturing, PCB testing, in circuit test, flying & roving probe, boundary scan (JTAG), functional.

Jazz Semiconductor (now TowerJazz)http://www.jazzsemi.com
949-435-8000 | Newport Beach, CA
Semiconductor wafer foundry that serves customers targeting wireless, optical networking, power management, storage, aerospace/defense and other high-performance applications.

Kingfield Electronics
http://www.kingfield-electronics.co.uk
01246 451701 | Chesterfield, Derbyshire, UK
Provides contract electronic manufacturing services within the industrial, instrumentation, medical, military and scientific market sectors.

Litron Inc.
http://www.litron.com
413-789-0700 | Agawam, MA
Electronic package fabrication, gold plating, feedthru integration and final hermetic sealing using laser cutting and welding equipment.

Empower RF Systems
Please click here to visit the Empower RF Systems website. Inglewood, CA
310-412-8100 (V)
310-412-9232 (F)

Founded in 1999, Empower RF Systems is a US based company and global leader in power amplifier solutions that are critical to defense, commercial, and industrial market applications. Investments in both hardware and software engineering are yielding next generation products with significant size, weight, and interface functionality advantages over legacy products in the market.
RF Power Amplifiers

  • Next gen PA systems: 1 kW in 5U chassis
  • Next gen PA systems: 500 W in 3U chassis
  • Next generation amplifier software
  • Power Amplifiers up to 6000 MHz
  • Download power amplifier guides
  • Amplifiers available for immediate purchase

Company Information
  • About Empower       • Amplifier Options
  • Sales Reps              • New Products
  • Job Opportunities     • Engineering Notes

 

Fast CircuitsFast Circuits
Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
1-888-868-2272

Fast Circuits, a leading PCB manufacturer of printed circuit boards, has been providing since 2009 high-quality PCB manufacturing and fabrication services to U.S. and Canadian clients. Our fabrication facilities give us the capability of producing PCBs such as FR4, high temp FR4, Rogers high frequency, heavy copper, and high density. We also have expertise at delivering impedance control, buried & blind vias, and multiple layered PCBs. Our assembly services in SMT and PTH capabilities are popular with overseas clients.

Basic Prototype PCB Services

Multiple Layered Capabilities

Mass Quantity PCBs

Layers: 0-30 PCB
Material: FR-4, Rogers Ultralam 2000, Rogers RO4350, Rogers RO4003, Polyimide, Teflon, Black FR-4, Arlon AR-350, Getek Copper Clad Thermal Substrate, Hybrid (Rogers and FR4), BT Epoxy, Nelco 4013
Core-Thickness (Min): 0.0025"
Max Size: 2-Layer: 20" x 28", Multi-layer: 16" x 26"
Min Width & Space for Conductor: 0.003"
Min Hole Size: 0.006"
PCB Tolerances: PTH Hole: ±0.002", Front to Back: ±0.002", NPTH Hole: ±0.001", Solder Mask: ±0.002", Tooling Holes: ±0.001", Hole to Pad: ±0.005"

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LoneWolf Assembly
http://www.lonewolf-assy.com
512-778-6273 | Liberty Hill, Texas
Contract electronics manufacturing. BGA, SMT & PTH. Prototype to mid volume. RoHS capable. Our mission is to provide your company with the best and most cost effective outsourcing solution for your offsite manufacturing needs.

Micro Technology Services
http://www.mitsi.com/services
888-230-6874 | Richardson, TX
Contract design engineering, and contract electronic manufacturing for thousands of small and giant firms under their own private brands. If you have a project, idea or concept that needs to become a reality, we can probably help, because we have successfully completed thousands of projects worth billions of dollars in sales to our customers.

Microwave Applications Group
http://www.magsmx.com
805-928-5711 | Santa Maria, CA
Design, fabricate, assemble and test ferrite components including phase shifters, switches, circulators as well as provide phased array antennas and manufacturing services.

NaviTek Group
http://www.navitekgroup.com
814-866-4130 | Erie, PA
Provides product & process design engineering services, precision component machining, prototype development, finished goods manufacturing and supply chain management.

Paladin Manufacturing
http://www.paladin-mfg.com
585-330-5337 | Fairport, NY
A full spectrum of services consulting for offshore outsourcing strategy for electronics manufacturing and subcontracting.

Plexus
http://www.plexus.com/manufacturingassembly.php
920-722-3451 | Neenah, WI
Services include mechanical, electronic and software design, printed circuit board development, prototyping services, new product introduction, material procurement and management, printed circuit board and higher level assembly, test development, in-circuit and functional testing, final system box build, fulfillment and sustaining services.

Precision PCB Services
http://www.pcb-repair.com
530-534-1738 | Oroville, CA
Services, training, and consulting for the assembly, rework, modification and repair of electronic assemblies. Specialties include BGA rework, BGA re-balling; lead free and manufacturing process implementation, quality improvement, and defect analysis.

PWB America, Inc
http://www.pwbamerica.com
714-695-0397 | Anaheim, CA
Specializes in PCB Design for all types of boards, quick turn and low pricing, also provide complete DFM and EMI check and resonance analysis at the PCB design stage.

RFDataTech
http://www.rfdatatech.co.uk
+44 (0)1322 614313 | UK
Design and manufacture of FCC & ETSI compliant radio modems, data radios, paging radios, RF modules & satellite modems. Provision of contract manufacturing services for pcb assemblies.

Screaming Circuits
http://www.screamingcircuits.com
866-784-5887 | Canby, Oregon
Electronic assembly capabilities include machine placed SMT down to 0201 components, fine-pitch parts, BGA and leadless parts; board finishes such OSP and ENIG; board types such as rigid, flex, rigid-flex, ceramic and metal core; and virtually any layer count or board size. With our patented process, we can place parts off of any length cut strips - we don't need reels, we can use full reels. Single board assembly or hundreds.

Sunburst Electronics
http://www.sunburstelectronics.com
814-461-9120 | Erie, PA
A high technology manufacturer providing a full range of electronic contract manufacturing services to satisfy your existing, changing and growing needs. Our services include assembly and test of PC boards, harnesses, box build and complete product assemblies - on a consignment or turnkey basis. Sunburst has a solid reputation as a stable, dependable and flexible provider of quality products to meet our customers' requirements.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd
http://www.tsmc.com
886-3-5636688 | Taiwan
World's largest dedicated semiconductor foundry, offers advanced wafer production processes and unparalleled manufacturing efficiency.

Tharsus Engineering
http://www.tharsus.co.uk
+44 191 483 2816 | UK
Sheet metal & steel fabrication, laser cutting services, 3D modeling services, subcontract engineering, CNC precision engineering.

TRICOR Systems Inc.
http://www.tricor-systems.com/
847-742-5542, Elgin IL
An electronic contract manufacturer that provides reliable, high quality hardware and software to a variety of customers. TRICOR's engineers meld electronics, mechanics and optics to produce unique and specialized equipment. The majority of TRICOR's products have been developed for testing and quality assurance functions in the military, switch, food and light measurement industries. Expertise also includes electronic contract manufacturing for the medical, military, aerospace and industrial markets.

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