John Burkhert

John Burkhert Jr is a career PCB Designer experienced in Military, Telecom, Consumer Hardware and lately, the Automotive industry. Originally, an RF specialist -- compelled to flip the bit now and then to fill the need for high-speed digital design. John enjoys playing bass and racing bikes when he's not writing about or performing PCB layout. You can find John on LinkedIn.

  • Cadence Live 2022 - A Chance to Network and Learn How Others Have Succeeded

    Cadence Live 2022 - A Chance to Network and Learn How Others Have Succeeded

    A designers insight into the Cadence Live conference

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  • Back To Work From Work - or Anywhere in Between

    Back To Work From Work - or Anywhere in Between

    Exploring the hybrid work life in 2022

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  • Audio Circuits For (Bass) Guitars

    Audio Circuits For (Bass) Guitars

    Understanding electronics in bass guitars

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  • There May Come a Time When PCB Design Requires People Management Skills

    There May Come a Time When PCB Design Requires People Management Skills

    It's important to communicate and work with the necessary stakeholders to get the PCB design to manufacturing and signoff

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  • How to Specify Impedance on a Printed Circuit Board.

    How to Specify Impedance on a Printed Circuit Board.

    Factors that influence impedance on a PCB

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  • A PCB Designer Looks at Sixty

    A PCB Designer Looks at Sixty

    Life is good. It turns out that you can be what you want to be and do what you like to do if you develop a particular set of skills.

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  • Designing the Stiffness Out of a Flex or Rigid/Flex Circuit

    Designing the Stiffness Out of a Flex or Rigid/Flex Circuit

    Tips for designing flex circuits for PCB

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  • How Technology Creep Has Impacted PCB Design

    How Technology Creep Has Impacted PCB Design

    Learn about how advancements in technology have impacted PCB Design

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  • How To: HDMI

    How To: HDMI

      High Definition Media Interface is a beautiful thing. Back when 1080P meant something, the HDMI spec entered the scene as an upgrade on the legacy trio or quintet of RCA cables. The number of...

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  • How To: HDMI

    How To: HDMI

      High Definition Media Interface is a beautiful thing. Back when 1080P meant something, the HDMI spec entered the scene as an upgrade on the legacy trio or quintet of RCA cables. The number of...

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  • Considerations For Starting a PCB Design Service Business

    Considerations For Starting a PCB Design Service Business

    Learn some of what it takes to start your own PCB Design Service Bureau

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  • Length Matching the Routing For PCB Busses - Two Approaches

    Length Matching the Routing For PCB Busses - Two Approaches

    Learn about length matching on PCB Designs for data busses

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  • Preparing Printed Circuit Board For Assembly

    Preparing Printed Circuit Board For Assembly

    Some tips for getting your design ready for assembly

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  • PCB Surface Finishes: When to Change it Up

    PCB Surface Finishes: When to Change it Up

    Benefits of using the different surface finishes for your PCB.

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  • External Oscillators; Placement and Routing Trade-offs

    External Oscillators; Placement and Routing Trade-offs

    Does Changing the Clock Make any Difference to the PCB Layout?

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  • And Then Some: Reasons To Go Beyond The PCB Constraints

    Reasons to design with buffers or constraints on your PCB

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  • Preparing a PCBA for Harsh Environments

    Preparing a PCBA for Harsh Environments

    Tips to improve the reliability of your PCB designs that have to withstand harsh environments

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  • Attending PCB West After Skipping a Year

    Attending PCB West After Skipping a Year

    A short story about PCB West 2021

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  • The Case Has Been Made for Remote ECAD Work

    The Case Has Been Made for Remote ECAD Work

    Technology has made it possible to work remotely

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  • Component Footprint Differences between Rigid and Flexible Printed Circuits

    Component Footprint Differences between Rigid and Flexible Printed Circuits

    Depending on the nature of their application, flexible printed circuits have unique requirements for footprints.

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