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Design for Manufacturing

We feel strongly about the value of good PCB design and layout and can provide a Design for Manufacturability, Assembly, and Test evaluation for your project. We'll review all aspects of your design and leverage our 30+ years of design and manufacturing expertise to suggest any improvements that will improve your quality, reduce your lead time, and deliver the performance you require at the lowest total production cost.


  • Design Optimization
  • Bare Board Elements:
    • PCB size and shape
    • Panelization
    • Fiducial type and locations
    • Number of layers
    • Solder resist / masking
    • Finishes
    • Via size and location
  • Component Elements (electrical and hardware):
    • Selection
    • Source
    • Placement
    • Geometry
  • Assembly Process
  • Test Elements:
    • Tooling hole locations
    • Bare board labeling
    • Test node/pad detail
    • In-circuit test (ICT) guidelines

Quality Management Systems:

  • ISO9001:2015
  • AS9100D
  • ISO13485:2016

Technicians and Inspectors Certified to:

  • IPC-A-610, Class III
  • WHMA-A-620, Class III
  • J-STD-001, Class III


Contact API's EMS facility:

API Manufacturing Solutions
345 Pomroys Drive
Windber, PA  15963
(814) 467-9060
Email: Quotes@apitech.com