It’s winter time and the air is dry (at least it is in Utah). This mean static builds up more easily as you walk around the carpet at your home or office. Many engineers and hobbyists throw caution to the wind when it comes to electrostatic damage. I did for many years.
Introduction to IPC-A-610
An early Christmas gift arrived at Stratify Labs today: the latest revision of the IPC-A-610 standard. At Stratify Labs, we like to stay up to date with the most current industry guidelines for building and designing electronic assemblies. PCB design plays a big part in ensuring a smooth transition from prototyping to production and long term reliability.