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To China or not to China

by Timo Stehmann8. May 2013 19:23
Sorry, this could be a boring post for some people ... all words and no pictures. Here it goes:

I am not sure about other countries, but here in South Africa the latest craze is to outsource electronic manufacturing to China ... no matter what! Apparently, it can be done much cheaper there. Maybe it is just me, but sending things to be manufactured half way around the world makes me feel uneasy. What if things go wrong? There might be an error on the PCB or the wrong component(s) are soldered. What then? Well, then you turn to the locals! Here is one such story ... [More]



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