For RSP owners Mike and Paul Ryan, giving back to their community in Southeastern Wisconsin is a core mission of their business. When the COVID-19 crisis began to ravage the U.S. in early 2020, they knew they had to do something to help. In those first few months of the pandemic, RSP leveraged its expertise and access to a global supply chain to procure large amounts of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare networks and hospitals that were in dire need. Read more “RSP Continues Giving Back with PPE Donation to United Way”
One of RSP’s specialties is providing our clients with turnkey assemblies, and many times that involves incorporating PCB (Printed Circuit Board) or PCBA’s (Printed Circuit Board Assembly) into our client’s final products. Read more “Turnkey Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA)”
A flexible printed circuit, or FPC for short, is simply a circuit on a thin flexible substrate with conductive traces. It may have surface mount devices (SMD) like LEDs and resistors, and it typically has a termination point or connector for integration with other components. Think of a flex circuit as a printed circuit board (PCB) that can bend. However, in reality, there are significant differences in terms of design, manufacturing methods, and functionality, so it’s important to use the right substrate for the application. Read more “What Are Flexible Printed Circuits?”
Whether your facilities are at maximum capacity and you need to grow or you have a brilliant idea but no manufacturing, at some point people consider outsourcing their production. While you tackle the sales and marketing, a contract manufacturer (AKA “private label manufacturer”) can produce, assemble and ship your product.
Read more “Outsourcing Production: What You Need To Know”
How RSP’s China Location Allowed for Quick Responses for Protocols & Supply Chain Adjustments
Today, there is a lot of hype surrounding the explosive wearables market. The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas dedicates an entire floor to the movement. The market is predicted to reach $48B by 2024 (statista.com)!
Read more “Wearable Electronics – Finding the Right Manufacturer”
What Is a ‘Clean Room’?
Clean rooms are often used in screen printing and digital printing facilities to prevent contamination and dust particles from getting into inks, adhesives, and assemblies. Read more “Clean Rooms: Crucial for Quality Production Printing”