PCB Prototyping

The benefits of involving CSM Electronics early

Quick Turn PCB Prototype and NPI builds are mission-critical to the speed up “Time-to-Market” PCB Prototypingand the success of your company’s new product introduction, and it is crucial to have a competent and trustworthy EMS partner.

Our experience of PCB fabrication and prototyping tools means you could save time and reduce costs by involving us in your PCB prototyping process as early as possible.

We maintain dedicated production lines for prototype work, operated by highly trained technical staff who analyse products for their suitability for manufacture.  They also look for opportunities to improve manufacturability.

Other benefits of our prototype services are:

  • Full inspection of the product before a batch is run.
  • Production and supply of a report, including manufacturing and design recommendations.
  • Advice on manufacturing guidelines.
  • Optional fast turnaround service.

Fast manufacturing turnaround

Our standard turnaround time for prototyping is 20 days from receipt of the components and purchase order.

However, for an additional charge, prototypes can be manufactured in low volumes within just 24 hours. Subject to receipt of material and availability of resources, turnaround times can be 3, 5, 10 or 15 days.

Additional information about prototyping

We provide support and advice on PCB design and manufacture, helping you to maintain control of costs and time.

Through the entire PCB prototyping and NPI process, we have consistently provided on-time deliveries that exceed our customers’ quality, speed, and service expectations. We frequently receive customer appreciations for our level of quality and service in helping them launch new products swiftly to market, click here to read our customer feedback.

For more information, follow these links:

Tips for manufacturing design

Issues to consider when asking for a quotation

PCB Panelisation Requirements