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TIP #031: Include page number in Schematic page name

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Why? It helps you quickly jump to the right page Note: This is a tip from my new book which I am preparing. If you would like to be notified when this book is ready, just fill out this form >

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TIP #030: Do Paper model of your board

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Why? It’s a simple way to check if everything fits correctly and if everything is in the right place. Note: This is a tip from my new book which I am preparing. If you would like to be notified when this book is ready, just fill out this form >

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TIP #028: When you are looking for a component, you may want to …

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TIP #028: When you are looking for a component, you may want to start your search at a supplier website Why? It compares components between more manufacturers and shows a lot of important information such: price, available stock or minimum order quantity Note: This is a tip from my new …

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TIP #027: Use at least 2 monitors

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Why? It’s much more comfortable during HW design. You can open Schematic in one monitor and PCB in the second. Note: This is a tip from my new book which I am preparing. If you would like to be notified when this book is ready, just fill out this form …

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TIP #024: Place Reference point (the x=0,y=0 point) of a footprint for …

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TIP #024: Place Reference point (the x=0,y=0 point) of a footprint for SMT components to the middle of the component or consider to place it into center of gravity. Why? This reference point is very often used in Pick & Place output files. This means, when doing assembling, machine will …

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