Filed under: Lead time

Avoiding Headaches from Chinese New Year's Slowdown

Posted on November 02, 2018
by Paul Schwanbeck
As we all know, the Chinese New Year is quickly approaching. The preparation for the Spring Festival starts in late January with the celebration beginning February 5 th, 2019. Most of China’s..
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Global Component Shortage (Part 2)

Posted on July 26, 2018
by Ian DeGraff

4 Ways to Avoid Slowdowns from the Shortages

1. List alternatives for each component on your Bill of Materials (BOM)

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Global Component Shortage (Part 1)

Posted on July 02, 2018
by Ian DeGraff

Understanding Component Scarcity

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Understanding how Delivery Dates are Calculated

Posted on June 28, 2018
by Paul Schwanbeck

Delivery Dates

As Pro-Active Engineering continues to grow and improve our processes to ensure our customers over-all satisfaction, we would like to take the time to define the term “delivery..

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Component Shortages: Good Things Do NOT Come to Those Who Wait

Posted on October 02, 2015
by Toby Klusmeyer

Supply chain disruptions can be caused by many factors, but long lead times for components exacerbate the issue. Let’s look at the four critical points where disruptions occur, and what a Contract Manufacturer should do to help you steer clear of problems.

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Six Ways to Slash Your PCB Manufacturing Lead Time

Posted on July 06, 2015
by Toby Klusmeyer

Few things bring Printed Circuit Board assembly to a grinding halt like components with long lead times. Yet, six tips can help you reduce your PCB manufacturing lead time, and keep your assembly running on schedule.

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