PCB Layout Tips & Tricks, DDR2 / DDR3 Memory layout, Differential pair routing, Wide bus routing (PCI, ISA, ... ), Impedance calculation, Stackup design, CPU Fanouts and more. Software used for demonstration: Altium Designer.
This short video demonstrates the way I do component placement in Altium Designer. The board in the video has more than 1200 components.
Problem to place VIA into middle between BGA pads? This video demonstrates how to create a custom grid on your PCB within a specific area (e.g. under BGA).
If you have never worked in Altium Designer and you would like to start, or you are beginner / just starting, this selection of video tutorials is right for you.
I read everywhere about Altium Vault, but I had no idea what is it all about. I decided to test it and make a short video about it. Here it is ...
Here are some screenshots from testing of Satellite Vault. I created a component lifecycle: New, Checked, Used: When I create a component, it is marked as New After I finish schematic I go through checking procedure which includes component checking. I compare pin names/numbers/footprint with datasheet. Once I am sure the component is correct I mark it … Continue reading Altium Designer – Testing Satellite Vault (Screenshots)
A video tutorial about how easy it is to import component information from supplier database and about generating BOMs with up-to-date price.
This video explains how to do DDR2 / DDR3 length matching in Altium Designer.
Why I would choose Altium Designer for Electronic Hardware Design? 1) Optimum ratio between Price / Performance, 2) Great Component Management ...
This video demonstrates how to create components which are in BOM only (e.g screws, ...) or in PCB only (e.g mounting holes, ...).