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Post subject: Book?
Unread postPosted: Wed Jul 14, 2004 12:31 pm

Hello all, I am a RF Technicaian for a small passive RF filter company. I have done some board design mainly by trial and error, error, and error. Can anyone recommend a text book for pcb basics?

The basic er the better, to start with.

Thanks!


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Itay
Post subject:
Unread postPosted: Wed Jul 14, 2004 2:16 pm

Greetings:

You can try the Filter Design book by Randell Rhea, it is an excllent practical book for filters and their implementation, and also includes a chapter on PCB layout of filters.

Good luck, :-D
Itay


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Unread postPosted: Tue Jul 20, 2004 1:44 pm

Check out the book "PCB Basics" by Dan Beaulieu.

A web link is http://www.pcdandm.com/pcdmag/resource/pcb_basics.shtml


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