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Subject: Re: Characterization of PCB

Date: 06/05/03 at 3:44 AM
Posted by: KARTHIK PVS
E-mail: karthiktilak@yahoo.com
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In Reply to: Characterization of PCB posted by Sara on 06/05/03 at 2:42 AM:


The printed circuit boards can be classified based on their performance as .

They are based on IPC specifications as

CLASS 1- General electronic product boards
CLASS 2- Dedicated Service Electronics products
boards and
CLASS 3- High reliability Electroni products

Refer to IPC-2221 document on generic printed circuit boards.

Based on the producibility level, they are classified as

CLASS A- General Design Complexity
CLASS B- Moderate Design Complexity
CLASS C- High Design Complexity

I hope the above info helps you.

For further reference and explanation refer to IPC2221 document.


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