From: selvaraj subramanian (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue May 22 2001 - 23:16:36 PDT
I believe that the right angled traces introduces more capacitance due to more area at the 90 degree bends than the curved bends. I am not sure about the antenna effect at the right angled bends.
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From: subramanya C K
Sent: Wednesday, May 23, 2001 11:21 AM
Subject: [SI-LIST] : Antenna Problem on the Board
Hello SI Gurus,
I have a basic question here. We all know that "Right angled traces are never used on PCBs" as the act as antennas (better antennas than the curved traces). In an article I read that this radiation is due not to the frequency of the signal , but to it's rise time. Could someone please explain me this theory ?
Thanks and Regards,
Subramanya C K
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