For a Quote on your
Guardian has developed this quotation guide
to help you through the process.
By providing quality, detailed, accurate and
sufficient information you can ensure timely
responses, precise quotations and high
- Bill of Materials (BOM) which includes the following:
Customer’s Part Number
Manufacturer’s Part Number
Description of the Part (Thru-Hole or SMT)
Package type with pin count
Quantity per board
Identify any component that will not be placed
Identify any components that are not included in the kit
Panelized Gerber Files
Gerber files provide a visual picture of
the PCB and allow us to determine
component layout and pin count accuracy.
When Gerber files are not available, a
picture or "sample" board should be
Board layout (top and bottom)
How many PCBs per panel
Quantity of production run
Sample of bare board
Sample of populated board if available
Will you be supplying the stencil?
Would you like the completed product de-paneled?
Consigned kit or turnkey project?
When you are supplying parts have you confirmed material compatibility with the process?
Any special instructions required
for your product including but not
limited to potting, silicon, parts
required to be lifted off the board,
torque specifications on fasteners, etc.
Do you require assistance in
obtaining regulatory certifications?
Do you require assembly documentation and/or fabrication
Our goal is to provide you with the
highest quality available, on time
deliveries and a cost within your budget
parameters. This will enable you to
offer your customers product that meets
and exceeds the high standards demanded
by companies today.
Choosing the right partner is a critical
decision. You can be assured, as all of
our customers are, that trusting your
outsourcing and manufacturing to
Guardian is the right decision. We view
our customers as our partners and have
built our organization on repeat
Should you require any additional
information on quoting, about Guardian
and our abilities, please do not
hesitate to contact