Team CAUTION 1492 Says Thank You to M...

To Dawn Visser & MJS Designs, Inc., With sincere appreciation and gratitude for your support,  Arizona Community Robotics “Team CAUTION” would like to thank you for your generosity and financial sponsorship. Team CAUTION is forever grateful for all you have done to help our team achieve our goals and for enriching our FRC (First Robotics […]

Testing . . . The difference between ...

  Printed circuit board (PCB) assemblies are manufactured using an assortment of complex electrical components, including resistors, capacitors, diodes, transistors and relays, just to name a few.  The functionality of any circuit board depends on each element performing and functioning at a specified level.  If any component fails, the PCB assembly can experience faulty performance […]

MJS Designs Sponsors the 2015 Arizona...

The Arizona SciTech Festival is a state-wide celebration of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM or STEAM when you include the arts) held annually in February and March.  In short, the philosophy behind the SciTech Festival is much like that of the Canne Film Festival.  Science festivals do for science what film festivals do for […]

MJS Designs Sponsors FIRST Robotics C...

MJS Designs is presented with numerous opportunities to sponsor community and industry events each year, and it is a difficult decision where to spend the sponsorship funds.  There are so many great organizations that benefit from the assistance.  Events that foster young minds in area of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) are among the […]

A Quick Look: Document Management Sys...

Every company has their own system of archiving, filing and maintaining documents.  And some don’t have any system at all, creating quite the handicap when engaging with an electronics manufacturing company. However, for companies to achieve such certifications as ISO9001, AS9100C, ISO13485, etc., they should not only identify their document management methods at a policy/ […]

Technical Documentation Specialist: A...

  At its start, electronics manufacturing is much like building a house. In the case of building a house, everything starts with the blue prints. Quotes are not given, supplies are not ordered, foundation is not poured and construction doesn’t begin until the blue prints are in order. At MJS Designs, Jenna Strevell is the […]

The YAMAHA YS88 Multi-Function Wide-R...

MJS Designs is pleased to announce the purchase of the Yamaha YS88 Wide-Range Flexible Mounter.  This machine represents the latest component placement technology.  Yamaha YS88 Wide-Range Flexible Mounter will: Increase the surface mount line capacity to 128 additional intelligent feeders Enhance automated traceability for medical and aerospace projects Add wide flexibility, including automated placement for odd-shaped […]

PCB Design – A Team Approach

Just about every technology product in our world has passed through the hands of a PCB Designer.  The PCB Designer steps in after the electrical engineer has completed the schematic or circuit design.  The PCB Designer makes his/her contributions to the portion of the project that involves the printed circuit board which mechanically supports and […]

MJS Designs Announces a New Design Se...

Valor NPI ensures a smooth transition from PCB design to fabrication, and on to assembly and test. The Valor NPI platform provides comprehensive DFM analysis, applied in parallel with your design flow for maximum advantage, or up on design completion. By combining the Valor NPI manufacturing data creation tools and DFM, the manufacturing level product-model […]

Sentinels of Freedom Scholarship Foun...

We recently received the following thank you note from  Mike Conklin, Chairman, Sentinels of Freedom Scholarship Foundation. ****************** Thank you for your donation of to the Sentinels of Freedom Scholarship Foundation (SOF).  We will use this donation as an investment towards the support of education, housing needs, and mentorship for the severely wounded members of the […]