Local Electronic Contract Manufacturer

The Benefits of Working with a Local CM vs Overseas CM

Saline Lectronics Blog

When you start working in the electronics industry, the single most important decision you’ll make is selecting your electronics contract manufacturing partner. CMs take care of the production of your printed circuit board assemblies so that you can focus on designing and developing new products. Since the quality of your CM directly affects the quality of your product, it’s important …

How to Identify If Your CM Has the Technical Chops to Handle Your Project

Davina McDonnell Blog

The success of your electronics manufacturing project depends upon the technical prowess of your contract manufacturer (CM). It’s of the utmost importance to verify that a potential CM is tech-savvy enough to meet your desired project goals and expectations. Otherwise, you could sign a contract with a CM that delivers unsatisfactory, low-quality, or defect-prone electronics – after you’ve already paid. …

Is Your Electronics Contract Manufacturer Overlooking These Critical Items in Your Documentation?

Davina McDonnell Blog

If a CM doesn’t thoroughly review customer supplied documentation, the facility could make major mistakes that cost your company time and money. You could end up with an unusable product or one that falls short of expectations. Finding a CM that reviews documentation, on the other hand, results in benefiting from in-depth conversations about your product, a firm understanding of …

Electronic Contract Manufacturer - Employee

5 Ways to Ensure Your Contract Manufacturer Is Actually Working for You

Davina McDonnell Blog

Your electronic contract manufacturer (CM) is more than just a provider of printed circuit board assembly products – it’s a partner that should be as dedicated to your company’s success as you are. The CM you choose must be one that you feel completely comfortable and confident in creating a long-term relationship with. The right CM can help improve product …

Millenials in Manufacturing - Kyle Robertson

Millennials in Manufacturing: A Rewarding Career

Davina McDonnell Blog

In our latest i-Connect007 Millennials in Manufacturing Blog Series we feature Kyle Robertson, an SMT technician at Saline Lectronics. Kyle has been with Lectronics for three years now. So far, Kyle explained, working for Lectronics has provided him the opportunity to learn new things related to the electronics manufacturing industry every day and to witness the latest, most exciting technologies being developed. …

Industry 4.0 and Saline Lectronics

Davina McDonnell Blog

The concept of “Industry 4.0” is becoming increasingly important. Industry 4.0 is a term used to describe the concept of the “Smart Factory,” – i.e., one in which the process of manufacturing is automated and “cyber physical” systems are able to communicate with one another and work together to achieve a common goal. This fourth industrial revolution is made possible …