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PCBWay 2nd PCB Design Contest

by: Jun 11,2018 2281 Views 6 Comments Posted in Activities

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So excited to announce that PCBWay 2nd PCB Design Contest is starting. Through the first contest, we met many excellent makers and they also showed us lots of brilliant PCB designs. We sincerely welcome new competitors and former competitors to our 2nd PCB Design Contest. It’s organized by PCBWay, SpainLabs,YoREPARO, and ATMakers. Our main purpose is to find out the talented electronic engineers and to provide a platform for them to communicate and learn. 

There are mainly 3 big updates to the Second PCB Design Contest,

1. Bigger Prize

The Best Designs
1st Prize:  $
1000 in cash + $100 in coupons+ 10000 PCBWay Beans+ Certificate of Awards & Honors

2nd Prize:  $500 in cash + $50 in coupons+ 5000 PCBWay Beans+ Certificate of Awards & Honors

3rd Prize:  $200 in cash + $20 in coupons+ 2000 PCBWay Beans+ Certificate of Awards & Honors

The Most Popular Designs”
1st Prize: $
1000 in cash + $100 in coupons+ 10000 PCBWay Beans+ Certificate of Awards & Honors


2nd Prize:  $
500 in cash + $50 in coupons+ 5000 PCBWay Beans+ Certificate of Awards & Honors


3rd Prize:
 $200 in cash + $20 in coupons+ 2000 PCBWay Beans+ Certificate of Awards & Honors

Special Prize for Assistive Technology (AT) 

AT Maker Prize 
$1000 in cash + $100 in coupons+ 10000 PCBWay Beans+ Certificate of Awards & Honors


2. More Professional Judges

We have invited Mitch Altman, Bill Binko, Carlos Navas,etc as judges of this contest. And there are detailed introductions to them on the event page.

 

3. Easier to join in and fairer evaluation criteria

There is no limit to the PCB designs size, layers, theme, or even the quantity of entries.

Add Keywords: PCB Design Contest, SpainLabs, Yoreparo, ATMakers

Upload deadline: December 12, 2018.
No
 copy, or your designs will be suspended on the contest. 

-For The Best Designs Awards, winners will be decided by four electronics engineers from SpainLabs, ATMakers, Cornfield Electronics and PCBWay.
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For The Most Popular Designs” Awards, winners will be chosen according to the number of Vote score, Likes, Shares,Gerber Download Orders. Theres a formula that includes every factor on weighted calculation of the result.
-For “AT Maker Prize” Award, one winner will be chosen by Bill Binko, founder of ATMakers. His judging would be not only be on PCB design, but how useful the design would be to the AT community.

How to start a project?

1- PCB Specification Selection on “ Instant quote” page and then add to cart.

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2- Attach the Gerber Files and submit.

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3- Share your project by click “Share & Sell” button.

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4- Describe your PCB project. (Choose "Submit subject to 2nd PCB Design Contest" /span> Add Keywords: PCB Design Contest, SpainLabs , Yoreparo , ATMakers )

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>Let’s get start!!!<


  • Comments(6)
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  • Hello, so we must order the board in order to participate in the contest?

    PCBWay Support 2018-07-16 11:51:01 Reply

    Hi, you don't have to pay the order. And you can just upload your PCB files.

    Engineer 2018-07-20 08:29:47 Reply

    Thank you

    Reply
  • Hi, I've just uploaded a gerber file and I'm at the checkout page, but I don't see the "Share & Sell" button to join the 2nd PCB design contest... (I can't upload a screenshot because the "browse" button in not working...)

    Reply
  • Forget previous message. Now works. Probably I must wait a little more...

    PCBWay Support 2018-07-27 10:04:25 Reply

    Glad to have you in our 2nd PCB Design Contest.

    Reply
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