1. Four facts about circuit boards you probably didn't know.

    Four facts about circuit boards you probably didn't know.

    Geleen 3 September 2018 – By now most of you know what printed circuit boards are, how they look and what they are used for. But there are still many things you probably didn’t know. Therefore, here are some fun and cool facts about printed circuit boards.


    1.       Why are printed circuit boards green?

    As you probably would have noticed almost every pcb has that distinctive green collor. But why? Why green and not blue, or red? Well the green that you see is the colour of the soldermask showing through the upper glass layer.

    But is there a specific reason printed circuit boards are green? The short answer is no. There isn’t a specific reason why pcb’s are green. One theory states, that the green has to do with the standard used by the American military, and use of it spread from there. While another theory suggests that green could have been the colour of the original solder mask resin, used

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  2. New workshop

    New workshop

    Geleen 20 July 2018 – In the blog with a new direction comes a new facility we spoke about our new premises. This new premises does not only offer place for new offices but for a completely new fully equipped workshop as well.

    What is new.

    The new location provides our mechanics with a more spacious and well equipped workshop. With more room to manoeuvre and test machines the work environment is improved. Furthermore, the efficiency is changed for the better as all the materials used for refurbishment are better structured and can be located more easily. With this more spacious workshop our employees are capable of setting up industrial machine lines up to 20 meters in length. The same building provides the employees with new facilities like restrooms, a new canteen and a new dressing room with lockers and

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  3. GDPR


    Geleen 20 July 2018 on the 25th of May 2017 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came in to effect. Every company located within the European union had to comply to these new rules.

    What is the GDPR?

    The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is aimed at giving the inhabitants of the European union control over their personal data. The GDPR in fact is a regulation in EU law specified on data protection and privacy for individuals.  The GDPR replaces the previous privacy law in the Netherlands which was outdated as it became effective in 2001.

    Why was the new law necessary?

    Overall there are a couple of important points why the implementation of GDPR was absolutely necessary. Each point will be explained below.


    Within every law, enforcement is of course very important. This is obtained in the GDPR, because supervisors of dif

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  4. The Vitech YouTube channel

    The Vitech YouTube channel

    Geleen, 29 March 2018 We understand that buying new machines for your plant is a highly intensive process with several important aspects to consider. You want the machine that suit your business best.

    YouTube Channel

    To ensure that our customers are fully convinced of our machines' capabilities and condition, Vitech International reassures its customers by uploading demo videos of our machines. When a customer has special needs, or requirements, we are willing to show these via a demo video. Our engineers will start the machine and opperate it according to our customers wishes. Via this way our customers can see the running condition of our machines without having the trouble of coming to our workshop in the Netherlands. Check out our YouTube channel

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  5. The Extraordinary Printed Circuit Boards.

    The Extraordinary Printed Circuit Boards.

    Geleen, 9 November 2017 - Due to technical innovation, the printed circuit board is being rediscovered. People all over the world try to redevelop the classic circuit board. And with a rise of small devices like mobile phones the demand for small circuit boards rise’s. This has led to numerous solutions.


    Flexible PCB’s

    In big devices like computers the circuit board is rigged, when the device is compact like a small camera or a mobile phone the circuit board must be flexible. It needs to fold to fit inside. This is where the flexible circuit boards comes in.

    Flexible circuit boards are so thin employable their nickname is origami circuitry. At the core of the board is a

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  6. PCB’s Make the World Go Round

    PCB’s Make the World Go Round

    Geleen, 18 January 2018 - Welcome back to our weekly blog and the first blog of 2018! In 2017 we had the last blog of the series about History of Vitech International BV. This week we will kick off with a general blog about the importance of PCB's, enjoy.

    Money makes the world go round. A well-known phrase often used by people all over the world. But is it correct? Is it really ‘money’ that makes the world go round. Here at Vitech, we disagree. We believe that printed circuit boards, PCB’s for short, make the world go round!     

    Of course, the first question that arises, why? Why should printed circuit boards make the world go round instead of money? Money is used for virtually anything. We value products with money, we pay with money and we use money to store

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  7. Refurbished Parts

    Refurbished Parts

    Geleen, 19 October 2017And yet again we have come to an end of the series the new vitech international BV. This week’s blog will be about our stock, our refurbished stock in particular. We want to elucidate the pros and cons of a refurbished part, by explaining what refurbished exactly is. So hopefully at the end of this blog, you’ve gained some understanding of why we give you the opportunity to choose for a refurbished part.

    What is refurbished?

    Refurbished is a popular word, many companies try to sell you refurbished parts. For example, refurbished iPhones, refurbished computers or even refurbished office supply. But does refurbished exactly mean, and why should you

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