InstantPCBQuote - Change Log

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Updated Print Styles

We have updated our Quote and Summary Print option to be now using custom styles verses your web Browser choosing how to display the outline. This new feature also helps cut down the amount of paper that would be printed, as our Quote and Summary pages now print out to use only one sheet of paper.

Shipping Options Toggle

We fixed a small glitch in the Matrix that was causing the certain Collect shipping options to clear out some field values. We apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused.

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New Look, New Feel

InstantPCBQuote, our online PCB quote and ordering tool, just got better! The new version has a more modern look and feel. The new InstantPCBQuote is also more compatible with recent web browser changes and various screen resolutions.

No More Sidebar

The accordion panel sidebar has been removed but all functionality has remained the same. Some options were just moved around.

  • The Account Settings page can be found in the top right drop-down menu in the main navigation.

    Account Settings

  • Promo Codes are accessibly by clicking on the See our current promotions hyperlink.

    Current Promo Codes

  • Hints and Tips has been moved to the various locations marked with a help icon.

    Hints and Tips

New Navigation Controls

The main navigation menu has changed.

  • The Account Settings page can be found in the top right drop-down menu in the main navigation.
  • Log Out can be found in the top right drop-down menu in the main navigation.

    Account Settings and Log Out

New Quote to Order 4 Step Process

To help better guide you through quote to order process, a new 4 Step Navigation has been added to help you navigate seamlessly through the steps.

  1. Create Quote
  2. View Summary
  3. Upload Data
  4. Submit Order

4 Step Process

* Note: You will now Upload Data in the quote to order process.

More Rigid PCB Attribute & Options

Almost every part attribute and option are now quotable. Some new features are listed below.

  • Copper Weight (Inner)
    • 3 oz
    • 4 oz
    • 5 oz

  • Copper Weight (Outer)
    • 3 oz
    • 4 oz

  • Min. Trace/Space
    • <=0.004

  • BoardSpec
    • MIL-PRF-55110

  • Gold Fingers
    • 50 u - 1 Edge
    • 50 u - 2 Edge2

  • Advanced Capabilities Added
    • Via in Pad
    • Blind & Buried Vias
    • Counterbore
    • Plated Edges
    • Countersink
    • Controlled Dielectric
    • Controlled Impedance

More Rigid PCB Attribute and Options

* Note: The lead time may be subject to change based upon an engineering file review for selecting these above options.

Flat Rate Shipping Charges

If you ship collect on your account, this won’t affect you but there are now 4 flat rate UPS shipping options you can use when placing your order.

Flat Rate Shipping Charges

  1. UPS Ground - Flat Rate = $30.00
  2. UPS 3-day - Flat Rate = $80.00
  3. UPS Second Day - Flat Rate = $95.00
  4. UPS Next Day Air - Flat Rate = $105.00

* Note: The flat rate shipping charges will be calculated into your Total Price on the Submit Order screen. If a free shipping promotion code is used, you will see the discounted price here as well.

Flat Rate Shipping Promo

Framed 29x29 Stencil is Back

You asked. We delivered. Back by poplular demand we are once again offering a Framed 29" x 29" stencil option when placing your rigid PCB order.

Framed 29x29 Stencil is Back
Celebrating 65 Years of Manufacturing Excellence  Learn More →
America's Oldest. A History of Innovation.

Today at Epec, the customer comes first, and everything we do must be put through that filter. Whether it is developing e-commerce platforms to make it easier to work with us, or creating a NPI (new product introduction) process that helps our customers get to market faster, or the other 10 new projects we have in process, we must focus on building the new. By doing that every day, and by always making the customer our top priority, we plan on being here for another 65 years and then some.

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