Making Printed Circuit Boardsby Janet Louise Axelson, Jan Axelson
Pub. Date: 07/01/1993
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Learn the latest PC-board fabrication techniques with this learn-by-example guide. The book includes 25 projects and experiments that teach you how to: Draw circuit designs; Transfer artwork to pc blanks; Etch copper patterns and drill lead holes; Solder components repair and modify boards. Master all the latest techniques for low-cost, speedy construction and discover applications for surface-mount components, computer-aided design, safety, and environmental protection.
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- 7.35(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)
Table of Contents
Preparing a Useful Schematic Diagram.
Techniques for Designing pc Board Artwork.
Drawing the pc Board Artwork.
Preparing for Image Transfer.
Transferring the Artwork to the pc Board.
Drilling and Soldering.
Repairing pc Boards.
Appendice: A: Software for Drawing Schematics and pc Board Artwork.
B: Where to Buy Supplies and Materials.
C: Information Sources.
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Contains plenty of photographs. Each chapter covers a different step in the PCB process: from drawing the layout to drilling the holes to soldering. Within each chapter, all the popular techniques are discussed. For example, in transferring the layout, the author details photographic, iron-on, hand-drawn marker, and press-on methods. I highly recommend this book, especially to those who have never tried making their own boards. The book gave me the knowledge and confidence to try it myself. (See the PCB pages on the Robot Room website.)