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PCB CNC drilling machine

PCB CNC drilling machine at ABL Circuits

Fully automatic CNC drilling machine This is our CNC Drilling machine, it is fully automatic, it can run through the night un-manned, it is auto load, 23 different stacks or even 23 different jobs if needed and we have 500 different tools at the front ranging in size from 0.3 of a mm (which gives us a 0.2mm hole after plating) to 6.5mm. Anything larger than that then we round…

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ABL Circuits portable traffic light PCBs

ABL Circuits portable traffic light PCBs

ABL Circuits have designed portable traffic light PCBs for a major UK manufacturer. The client approached ABL Circuits with a specific requirement for a new control system to work alongside a new design of traffic light for use at temporary road works. ABL Circuits managed the electronic design of the new control system and created the CAD PCB layout, providing a prototype for the client to test prior to production.…

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Drilling in the PCB production process

The PCB process at ABL Circuits PCB Design

The drilling is all part of the CAD layout whenever there’s a pad there is a hole assigned and allocated in the default setting so you choose the correct size pad with the correct size hole for that component and when we get the plotting done from gerber files we also get a drill plot shows all positions of all the holes with a little grid table showing symbol showing…

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Design process to finished Printed Circuit Board

The PCB Design process at ABL Circuits

  Design process to finished Printed Circuit Board Once we have finished the CAD layout for the Printed Circuit Board as you can see on the screen, we produce Gerber files which is an output that all CAD systems produce that the photo plotters around the world – around the country can understand and they then produce a photo-plot of each layer that we require such as this which is…

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PCB prototype turnaround time

The PCB Prototype process at ABL Circuits

  PCB Prototype Transcript We pride ourselves on being probably the quickest in the country in being able to produce a PCB Prototype. We can literally make one the following day, so once we have got the design, depending upon the complexity, the size and the amount of time involved, we would do the design, from that create the Gerber files and get the photo plots done and then that…

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The PCB design process

PCB design process at work with ABL Circuits

  PCB Design process Transcript The customer would contact us with a PCB Design process, drawings or an idea – we can take that idea and turn it into a circuit diagram and from the circuit diagram we create a CAD layout on the computer which we then produce Gerber files for to manufacture a circuit board. So, the customer will either give us a circuit diagram such as these…

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Clients film storage for Printed Circuit Boards

Mark detailing the Printed Circuit Boards process at ABL Circuits

Mark Leverett, MD at ABL Circuits, has been designing, producing and building printed circuit boards from his factory just outside London for over 30 years. To run the business smoothly, to provide the exceptional service they do and to be able to supply PCBs with the fastest lead-times in the UK, the company requires excellent organisation skills. One way ABL Circuits continues to be dependable to its customers is by…

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Catalogue Cover for ABL Circuits

Quality Circuit Boards Manufactured with Excellence Delivered on Time Every Time So You Achieve Your Deadlines … Guaranteed Committed to providing you with … ~ A prompt, friendly and high level of service ~ The latest high tech equipment ~ Fast, accurate manufacture of your circuit boards ~ Some of the best delivery times in the industry … in most cases just 5 working days! And … ~ A complete…

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PCB Production Process

PCB manufacturing from ABL Circuits

Many of our valued customers have visited us over the years and have had a guided tour of our factory and we have found that they are all amazed at the number of different stages that their printed circuit boards go through before they receive them. They didn’t appreciated the complexity of the processes or the equipment involved so we thought it would be informative for our other clients to…

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Feedback from Customers

In today’s competitive climate, there are many things that can encourage a customer to keep returning to you for your services. It is vital that we stay one step ahead of our competitors to ensure we continue to be one of the most successful PCB manufacturers in the country. Here at ABL Circuits, we truly believe that it is our exceptional customer service, value for money and reliability that ensure…

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