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03.12.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

Achieve your targets faster – HDI Microvia PCBs now available online at WEdirekt

The HDI specialist Würth Elektronik has set new standards in the PCB industry.

Recently, HDI microvia PCBs are available on the online shop, WEdirekt.

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19.11.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

Chinese New Year – Order Placement

Order by the start of December to avoid delays!

At the end of January 2014, the Chinese New Year celebrations take place. During this period, the Chinese factories will work skeleton shifts or be closed.

In order to reduce the effect on your supply chain, you should place your orders by 02.12.13 at the latest. The shipments for all orders after this deadline will be delayed to week 7/8. Save the date!

06.11.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

iCAN 2013 Barcelona: German team took first place – calls for an end to backaches. Würth Elektronik supporting young research team with WE-innovation study grant.

Long periods sitting and standing and lack of exercise: This formula is root cause of many back problems. “Call for an end”, that’s what four students of the Saarland university thought, so they developed a back sensor system, collecting and analysing the posture.

Würth Elektronik supported the young research team with their “Würth Elektronik innovation study grant”. Recently, the creative minds were awarded first prize during the international competition “iCAN 2013” in Barcelona, Spain.

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29.08.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

Printed Circuit Boards from Asia: Würth Elektronik opens office in China

The Würth Elektronik Group has been in Asia for over 13 years, where it has established several local businesses, manufacturing facilities and its own Quality and Design Center. Würth Elektronik has now opened an office for Circuit Board Technology in Shenzhen, in the Guangdong region (China).

With this move, the company is not only expanding its business area but also the list of advantages for customers: minimised risk, because Würth Elektronik remains a partner throughout the product's life cycle, from prototypes and samples to production runs. Larger volumes and other technologies can now also be provided.

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23.08.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

New in the Würth Elektronik portfolio: Wirelaid for modern high-power applications with partial power management

The main challenge in modern high power circuit boards: combining high current and lots of control electronics into an extremely limited space.

A solution which is being implemented more and more throughout the industry is the partial thick copper technology Wirelaid. Alongside a reduction in cost, a reduced number of layers, improved heat dissipation and reduced system volume can be achieved using this new technology. Würth Elektronik designs to specific customer requirements for bespoke solutions.

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25.06.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

FESTO Elite Supplier Award 2012 for Würth Elektronik

For outstanding product and delivery services FESTO AG & Co. KG has awarded the German PCB manufacturer, Würth Elektronik, the Festo Elite Supplier Award.

The honor is only awarded to companies that exceed the high standards of quality and service which the Group demands.

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27.05.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

Space saving connection: wire bonding

Würth Elektronik expands its service portfolio

The smaller the circuit board, the less space there is to connect the individual components. Wire bonding provides a very reliable alternative to soldered connections, and it is with this approved method that Würth Elektronik is expanding its service portfolio and taking a further step towards becoming a global circuit board systems company.

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25.04.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

BMBF project KoSiF started - companies and researchers working together on flexible and autonomous sensor systems

Sensory films - smart skin for machines

In industrial products as well as in the household, devices are equipped with sensors which see, taste and feel for machines, thus facilitating safe operation or even stand-alone operation of these devices. These sensors require the ability to process signals and the sensors must be powered.

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23.01.2013 Printed Circuit Boards

Comprehensive Service for Developers Würth Elektronik partnering with RS Components

The electronics company RS Components has created a printed circuit board design tool - the new version of DesignSpark PCS 4.0 - that offers developers comprehensive support from the development phase to the ordering the printed circuit boards.Würth Elektronik's online shop WEdirekt is also linked-up with the new version of the software.

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