MEP EP#274: The Pinch Load
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What are the common Design Rule Check errors that Parker and Stephen see as Contract Manufacturers? Are these DRC errors the ones that you run into?
Platform Update: MacroFab Redefines How Hardware Product Companies Get Work Done
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With this new release, teams can now use MacroFab's free Cloud Manufacturing Platform to collaborate and self-organize their team members using simple role-based permissions. Once teams are set up, your Engineers can click a button and send a purchase request to their Supply Chain teammates, all within the MacroFab Platform.

MEP EP#273: Beating the Heat
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The PinoTaur has reached production status but not without supply chain issues..OF COURSE! Bonus discussion about thermal management for PCBA.
MEP EP#272: The Digital Mattress
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Hyron and Zapp from the AND!XOR group joins the podcast this week to continue the discussion on the Right to Repair and Non Fungible Tokens.
MEP EP#271: The Right to Repair
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What is the Right to Repair and what could be the impacts for electrical engineers, designers, contract manufactures and component suppliers.
Is Cloud Manufacturing the Future of the Industry?
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Cloud Manufacturing is the next great advance in lean production. In many of the same ways that cloud computing enabled software companies to be more agile, with lower fixed costs, and greater elasticity than ever before, Cloud Manufacturing will enable hardware OEMs to respond to changing market conditions faster, and with lower total costs than traditional contract manufacturing.