The Glossary of Terms: A to Z Guide For Cable, Wire Harness, & PCB Assemblies


Before starting a partnership, knowing the vocabulary for different assemblies is necessary for understanding the project at hand. Taking the time to learn more about complex systems gives the designer and manufacturer more power. Their conversations can be more productive, the customizable options are clear, and the level of innovation can be elevated.

This guide includes terms associated with Printed Circuit Boards, Cable, Wire Harness, and Box Build Assemblies. It recognizes the most critical vocab and lingo in the assembly processes. As this industry is constantly changing, there will always be room to learn new practices — but it’s essential to be familiar with the basics before tackling the next frontier. 

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