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TIP #099: Your product should be tested for ESD discharge

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Why? If your product is ESD sensitive, you may be risking a lot of returns as ESD discharge is very common. 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 …

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TIP #094: Don’t use 4 wire cross junctions

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Why? In some cases it is not clear if the signals are connected or if wires are just crossing. Also, it can cause problems when manipulating with wires (e.g. moving or copying them). Note: This is a tip from my new book which I am preparing. If you would like …

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TIP #092: Under a component with exposed pad (EP), you may want to …

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TIP #092: Under a component with exposed pad (EP), you may want to place decoupling capacitors the way, that the GND pads will be located under the EP Why? It’s easy to connect them to GND and it keeps current loops small. Note: This is a tip from my new …

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