MEP EP#323: Hyperspace Part Packages

Podcast Notes

The Worst Timeline: A Printer Company Is Putting DRM in Paper Now

  • RFID chips inside the label spool
  • What kind of RFID chip are they using that is this disposable?
  • EFF Article Link

Component marking with the manufacturer in mind

  • Why put indicator marks?
  • Where?
  • Both inside the footprint and outside
  • Double and triple check that things are right on the design side
    • Diodes – Making Anode and also having the diode symbol on the board
  • Vias and marking
  • Numbers for marking?
  • TSSOP and similar style packaging
  • Own your design and be prepared to support it

Special thanks to whixr over at Tymkrs for the intro and outro!