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u-blox Package Information Guide - 27 Pages

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u-blox Package Information For Chips, Modules, and Antennas User Guide Abstract This document provides u-blox customers with general packaging information for positioning and cellular products.

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide Document Information Title u-blox Package Information For Chips, Modules, and Antennas Document type User Guide Document number Document status Production Information Document status explanation Objective Specification Document contains target values. Revised and supplementary data will be published later. Advance Information Document contains data based on early testing. Revised and supplementary data will be published later. Early Production Information Document contains data from product verification. Revised and supplementary data may be published later. Production...

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide Production Information

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide 1 Introduction 1.1 Purpose This user guide provides general package information for customers of u-blox GNSS and wireless products. It describes how u-blox mass production products are packed upon delivery to customers. The information is in addition to what is provided in the product data sheets. The following symbols are used to highlight important information within the user guide: An index finger points out key information pertaining to product integration and performance. A warning symbol indicates actions that could negatively impact or damage the...

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide 2 Shipping information for chips and modules u-blox chips and modules are delivered as reeled tapes (see Figure 3) or on trays (see Figure 4), which enables efficient production, production lot set-up and tear-down. Products with an MSL rating of 2 or above are shipped in a hermetically sealed package known as a “dry bag” (see section 3.1.1) to prevent moisture intake and protect against electrostatic discharge. Reels for products with an MSL rating of 1 are shipped in a special shielding bag. For protection from physical damage, the reels are individually...

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide Figure 9 shows the reel and its different elements. Cover Tape Carrier Tape Round Sprocket Holes Embossed Cavity Bar Code Label Area Figure 9: Elements of the reel Reel dimensions are shown in Figure 10. Any reel is composed of two flanges, with the width of the flanges determined by the width of the tape. The exact composition and dimensions of the flanges are specified in the applicable data sheet. Table 1 lists the possible variants and widths of the flange combinations. Width Variants Tape Width Flange Combination Table 1: Reel composition of two halves a(rim...

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide Nominal Flange Width W1 [+0.3 mm / -0.2 mm] W2 MAX a b Unit Table 2: Type A reel dimensions Type B reel dimensions are shown in Table 3 and Figure 11. Type B reel comes in three widths, depending on the size of the module and the tape used. Width variants Tape size Flange Combination Nominal hub width W1 Table 3: Dimensions of Type B reel Figure 11: Type B reel dimensions Production Information Shipping information for chips and modules

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide Type C reel dimensions are shown in Table 4 and Figure 12. Width variants Tape size Reel Diameter Nominal hub width Nominal Hub Diameter Table 4: Dimensions of Type C reel Figure 12: Type C reel dimensions Type D reel dimensions are shown in Table 5 and Figure 13. Width variants Tape size Reel Diameter Nominal Hub Diameter Table 5: Dimensions of Type D reel Figure 13: Type D reel dimensions Production Information Shipping information for chips and modules

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide 2.2 Packing cartons for reels u-blox delivers reels of chips and modules in one of the following different packing carton types. The packing carton (the lowest shipping container) is determined by the type of the reel. A packing carton may also be Figure 14: Carton Type A Figure 15: Carton Type B Type A cartons are used to pack Type A reels. Figure 16: Dimensions of carton Type A Type B cartons are used to pack Type B reels. Most modules are packed in the regular height carton, which is 6.5 Very small modules, delivered on 24 mm wide tape on Type B3 reels,...

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide 2.2.4 Carton: Type D Type D cartons are used to pack Type D reels. Figure 20: Dimensions of carton Type D 2.3 Shipping parcels for reels Split shipments use varying combinations of the parcels described in this section. 2.3.1 Shipping parcels for Type A reels Type A cartons are shipped in two different types of shipping parcels:  A smaller shipping parcel with dimensions 38 x 38 x 14 cm is used for shipments of up to 2 reels Figure 21: Small shipping parcel for Type A reels A larger shipping parcel with dimensions 35 x 30 x 38 cm is used for shipments of...

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide 2.3.2 Shipping parcels for Type B reels Type B packing cartons are shipped in four different types of shipping parcels:  A shipping parcel with dimensions 32 x 28 x 12 cm is used for shipments of one single reel Figure 23: Shipping parcel for single Type B reel A shipping parcel with dimensions 32 x 28 x 27 cm is used for shipments of up to 4 reels Figure 24: Shipping parcel for 2-4 units of Type B reels A shipping parcel with dimensions 52 x 35 x 27 cm is used for shipments of up to 10 reels Figure 25: Shipping parcel for 5-10 units of Type B reels A shipping...

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide 2.3.3 Shipping parcels for Type C reels Type C packing cartons are shipped in a shipping parcel with dimensions 32 X 28 X 27 cm. The parcel is used for shipments of up to 5 reels. Figure 27: Shipping parcel for 2-5 units of Type C reels Production Information Shipping information for chips and modules Page 12 of 27

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u-blox Package Information - User Guide 2.3.4 Shipping parcels for Type D reels Type D packing cartons are shipped in four different types of shipping parcels:  A shipping parcel with dimensions 38 x 20 x 9 cm is used for 1-2 reels Figure 28: Shipping parcel for 1-2 units of Type D reel A shipping parcel with dimensions 38 x 38 x 13 cm is used for 3-4 reels Figure 29: Shipping parcel for 3-4 units of Type D reel A shipping parcel with dimensions 39 x 39 x 23 cm is used for 5-8 reels Figure 30: Shipping parcel for 5-8 units of Type D reel A shipping parcel with dimensions 38 x 35 x 37 cm is used...

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