[Coco] PCB Assembly House Recommendation?

RETRO Innovations go4retro at go4retro.com
Mon Feb 13 13:33:57 EST 2017

On 2/13/2017 12:26 PM, Gene Heskett wrote:
> On Monday 13 February 2017 12:49:36 Mathew Boytim via Coco wrote:
>> Does anyone have any experience and recommendation for a PCB assembly
>> house to build about 500 pieces?  Seems someone on this list is always
>> building something.  This is for a non-TRS-80 related project.
>> Thanks,
>> Matt
> OSH Park. 3 pieces of a small board $5.95, your artwork files, from eagle
> or kicad or almost any sw that can do a compatible format, and they
> understand most of the popular board sw data formats. Use them to
> develop, and when finalized they can do higher quantities at a lower per
> piece price. Turn around times are in the week to 10 days range.  Less
> for reruns of a board they've already got on file.
> Cheers, Gene Heskett
I don't think OSHPark does PCBA (PCB Assembly), which is the OP question.

And, if you want just PCBs, I actually recommend running the calculator:


OSH Park is one of the quoted sites, and I find that elecrow has better 
pricing most of the time, and you can order the parts for delivery quicker.


More information about the Coco mailing list