Electronics and Plastic Moulding Outsourcing in China

Last year I backed a Kickstarter project called Lima. This project is an electronic gadget that lets you connect multiple external hard drives via USB to it and allows you to access all files on all drives from any device over wi-fi in your home. The device includes an electronic circuit board, and plastic case, […]

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2D Bin Packing Algorithm

Recently, I needed to figure out how many 2D rectangles in different quantities I could fit in one large rectangle. (I actually needed to know how many 12″x12″, 10″x10″, 8″x8″, and 13″x8″ shooting targets I could cut out of a sheet of steel that is 315″x78″ in size while minimizing any leftover space.) I came […]

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List of Manufacturing Resources

Digikey – Electronic components distributor that offers products including semiconductors, passives and interconnects. Custom Circuit Boards  – Printed circuit board manufacturer (USA) for prototype and production quantities Alibaba.com GlobalSources.com Sourcing in China Sourcing Blog Smart China Sourcing

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