Hints and Tips for prototyping with Surface Mount Devices (SMD)

Introduction : Welcome to my resources page for the amateur use of SMD. If you think something can be improved or I have left something out (or got it wrong), let me know. I hope you find this information useful, and I will continue to develop the page as time allows.

Contents of this page :

Click here for the PDF version of my "Guide to Prototyping with SMT - Rev 1.3" *NEW UPDATES*

Click here to see various pictures of Surface Mount Components

Click here to see various pictures of SMD printed circuit boards

Click here for links relating to Surface Mount Components and PCB Fabrication*NEW*

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Last Updated on 11/3/2003.