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garys_2k
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Instant Inkjet Printed Circuits

»dl.acm.org/ft_gateway.cfm?id=249···80935472

Article about using an inkjet printer to directly create boards suitable for prototypes.

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Very encouraging method for making PCB prototypes. I will save my 10-year old Canon inkjet printer and cartridges!

Curiously a friend of mine is experimenting with various silver ink compositions on a DIY 2D plotter. »Conductive silver ink from a ballpoint pen....

lutful
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Came across a kickstarter PCB printer project ... well beyond DIY budget in my opinion.

»www.kickstarter.com/projects/car···t-boards

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said by garys_2k:

Article about using an inkjet printer to directly create boards suitable for prototypes

How is it going to plate through holes?


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said by public:

How is it going to plate through holes?

Ink cartridge with a laser in it.

garys_2k
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Definitely won't, but since you glue the parts on instead of soldering them it shouldn't be an issue.