IPC standards

The standards of the International Association of Electronics, or IPC standards (IPC - Institute for Printed Circuits), is one of the most authoritative legal instruments in the design and manufacturing of electronic devices and embedded systems.They contain information on the following stages of development:

  • Development of an electronic product, selection of components and materials
  • Acceptance of printed circuit boards
  • Assembly of electronic components and modules
  • Acceptance of electronic components and modules
  • Electronic documentation and document workflow in the development and manufacturing of electronics
  • Standardization and certification of equipment
  • Standardization and technical information on advanced technologies used in the production of enclosures and interconnections
  • Handling electronic components, materials and other products, etc.

Block diagram of IPC standards

Here are reflected the standards that correspond to different stages of development:

Source: ipc.org