According to a published report, the global market for PCB manufacturing is expected to reach USD 86170 Million by 2026. Considering the market has grown so vast, it is also equally competitive and so, finding the right company to handle your PCB requirements can be crucial.
There are some companies that are well recognized and well known for their PCB services, one of these is NextPCB.com.
NextPCB, with its headquarters in Shenzhen, China, is one of the top PCB manufacturing companies operating in China right now, offering services to clients worldwide. It has been working for over 17 years and carries a number of certifications as proof of its reliability.
Established in 2004, under the Huaqiu Group, one of China’s top 500 enterprises, it now has a factory spread over 146735 square meters and over 700 employees. Image Courtesy: nextpcb.com
They specialize in components sourcing, PCB prototyping/PCB manufacturing, PCB assembly, quality testing, and shipment. They are ideal for all sorts of PCB manufacturing, from small quality to mass PCB production ranges. Their PCB products are used in LED lighting, computer parts, and accessories, medical/fitness equipment, home appliances, communication equipment, automobile accessories, etc.
NextPCB offers a variety of PCB types in their fabrication sector including high-frequency PCBs, thick-copper PCBs, HDI PCBs, Rigid-flex PCBs, Flexible PCBs, Aluminum PCBs, Metal-core PCBs, LED PCBs, etc. Their PCBs range from one layer up to sixteen layers and are IATF16949, ISO14001, ISO9001, UL, and RoHS certified to name a few.
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As for their PCB assembly sector, they can assemble PCBs up to 500mm x 400mm in size through surface mount technology, ball-grid array assembly, through-hole assembly, and mixed technology.
NextPCB also offers PCB prototyping services, PCB prototyping is a very useful tool that helps manufacturers and designers weed out any errors beforehand which saves up both time and money in the long run. From their website, you can also avail of their PCB trial order offer. For $0 you can get a trial order ranging from 1-2 layers, 5-10 pcs, and 100mm x 100mm.
How to Place Your Order
In order to place your order, you should first make sure you have the necessary schematic designs and Geber files.
You can place an order on NextPCB by:
- Sign up or log in to the website: NEXTPCB.COM.
- Next, click on “PCB Instant Quote”.
- You will then have to fill in the details regarding the type of board you require.
- Once you’ve filled in the necessary details, click “Calculate”, this will give you an estimate of the cost of making your PCB.
- Next, finalize your order by choosing your country, delivery/shipping option, and add to the cart.
- You will now be required to upload your Geber file.
- Finally, choose your payment method, and make your payment. Your order will have been successfully placed.
Payment Methods and Shipping
NextPCB offers a number of payment methods for the convenience of the client. These include PayPal, Western Union, direct bank transfer, or cash payment at the NextPCB headquarters.
As for the delivery and delivery time, it is categorized into two parts i.e., the production time of the PCB before it is ready and shipping time which varies with the logistics method you’ve chosen, and the country you are shipping to. You can choose from DHL, FedEx, and Hong Kong Post.
Customer Service/ Contact
NextPCB has a team of professional workers always ready to respond to clients. You can contact them through their email: email@example.com or skype at firstname.lastname@example.org or via their Telephone number +86-755-83647802. You can also send them messages through the contact us form available on their website.
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