PCB Gold Plating
If you need to build a PCB that can withstand repeated installation and removal, then you are probably considering gold plating your contact surfaces. Gold plating these surfaces on PCBs is not uncommon and helps ensure a quality product that will last. If you want control over all the nuances of your PCB, whether it’s choosing your components, materials, or even material thickness, Altium can help.
Altium Designer is a unique platform that provides designers with everything they need to rapidly build PCBs, small or complex. With access to industry-leading design tools and up-to-date supply chain information, you can increase your productivity and reduce your chance for errors and setbacks. In Altium Designer, you can opt for gold plating on your PCB and see real-time costs for it. We can also connect you with trusted assembly houses, to make sure your PCB assembly is in good hands.
Here are even more reasons why Altium Designer is the leading PCB design platform:
Our user interface offers centralized panel views of design information
Users can easily switch between 2D and 3D layout views of their PCB
ActiveRoute technology lets you route a large number of connections quickly
Online DRC monitors your PCB as you work
You can help make sure your PCB design is done correctly and quickly, from gold-plating contact surfaces to making sure it’s RoHS compliant, with Altium. Sign up for a free trial now and start exploring all of its features and benefits.