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Breaking Stereotypes with JLCPCB's New Service: Multi-color Silkscreen PCB

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Breaking Stereotypes with JLCPCB's New Service: Multi-color Silkscreen PCB

Apr 1, 2024

Nerd? Unfashionable? Devoid of creativity?

It's time to change the world's stereotypical view of tech guys! Let's bring something fresh and innovative.

Look, this is JLCPCB's newly launched Multi-color Silkscreen service, which allows you to incorporate any image design you like onto your PCB.Come and give it a try, make your PCB more than just a boring board!

JLCPCB multi-color silkscreen

(JLCPCB Multi-color Silkscreen PCB)

What is Multi-color Silkscreen

Multi-color Silkscreen,also known as Full-color Silkscreen PCBs or Full-color PCBs,multicolor PCBs, is an innovative printing technique used in the manufacturing of printed circuit boards. Traditionally, PCBs have a single-color silkscreen layer, often limited to white or black, for labeling component placements, logos, and other important information. However, Multi-color Silkscreen takes this to a whole new level by allowing the incorporation of multiple colors onto the PCB surface. This means that intricate designs, vibrant graphics, logos, and even images can now be accurately reproduced on the silkscreen layer of the PCB. It adds a visually captivating element to PCBs, making them more than just functional electronic devices but also works of art. With Multi-color Silkscreen, designers and engineers can unleash their creativity, enhance brand identity, and make their PCBs truly stand out in terms of aesthetics and visual appeal.

(JLCPCB Multi-color Silkscreen PCB)

JLCPCB's Multi-color Silkscreen service, designed to bring a new level of creativity and visual appeal to your PCB designs.Gone are the days of bland and monotonous circuit boards. With our Multi-color Silkscreen, you can now infuse your PCBs with captivating and vibrant images, transforming them into true works of art.

Applications of Multi-color Silkscreen

  • Labeling: Multi-color silkscreen is used to label components, test points, and connectors, improving clarity and ease of assembly.
  • Branding: Companies can print their logos, slogans, or other brand elements directly onto PCBs for increased brand recognition.
  • Aesthetics: It provides the ability to add decorative designs or unique color schemes to PCBs, making them visually appealing for consumer-facing products.
  • Traceability: Serial numbers, date codes, and other traceability information can be printed for inventory and quality control purposes.
  • Instructions: Silkscreen can include assembly instructions or warnings directly on the PCB, facilitating proper handling and use.

Key Features of JLCPCB Multi-color Silkscreen PCB

  • Premium UV curable inks, resistant to fading and withstand reflow heat
  • Direct color image import, easy to use
  • 1200 dpi ultra high resolution 6 Color UV Printer
  • Safe and eco-friendly, non-toxic to humans and environmentally sustainable
  • support bulk modification on any silkscreen layer

Why Choose JLCPCB Multi-color Silkscreen Service

  1. Unmatched Quality: We are committed to delivering the highest quality products to our customers. Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities and stringent quality control processes ensure that every PCB featuring Multi-color Silkscreen meets the highest standards.
  2. Fast Turnaround: We understand the importance of timely delivery.When choosing the Multi-color Silkscreen service, you can expect a minimal increase of just one additional day to the original production timeline.
  3. Cost-Effective Solutions: JLCPCB is dedicated to providing cost-effective solutions that meet your budgetary requirements. Our Multi-color Silkscreen service is competitively priced, starting at just $4.7.

How to Design and Order Multi-color Silkscreen PCBs

Designing and ordering a Multi-color Silkscreen PCB on JLCPCB is very simple, that can be completed in a few simple steps:

  1. Prepare the image: Choose or create the image you want to incorporate into your PCB design. Ensure it is in JPG or PNG format (we only support those 2 formats at the moment) and meets the size and resolution requirements for the PCB dimensions.
  2. Import the image: Open EasyEDA, locate the silkscreen layer or the layer designated for component markings and labels. Import the JPG or PNG image onto this layer.
  3. Adjust and position the image: Resize and position the imported image according to your desired placement on the PCB. Ensure it aligns correctly with the components and doesn't interfere with critical areas.
  4. Verify the design: Review the overall design to confirm the accurate placement and fit of the image within the specified PCB dimensions. Make any necessary adjustments or modifications.
  5. Submit the design to JLCPCB: Upload the generated manufacturing files, including the Multi-color Silkscreen layer, to JLCPCB's online ordering page. Follow the provided instructions for file submission and specify the Multi-color Silkscreen printing requirements.
  6. Place the order: Once satisfied with the design and specifications, proceed to place the order with JLCPCB.

Here are the detailed design steps to follow:

How to Design Multi-color Silkscreen using EasyEDA

Limited-time Offer from JLCPCB

To encourage more users to experience our Multi-color Silkscreen service, we've got a special promotion just for you. Here's how you can take advantage of this offer:

  1. Register to become a JLCPCB member.
  2. Join our exclusive JLCPCB Offical User Facebook group.

Once you're in the group, you'll be able to claim your $7 coupon, which you can use towards our Multi-color Silkscreen PCB services at JLCPCB. Don't miss out on this opportunity to bring color to your PCB projects!

This offer ends on April 30th,2024, so hurry and join in on the fun!