This is a glossary of the bold terms within this book. Many terms cover the spectrum of open source hardware, including a wealth of manufacturing terminology. Many definitions of the following terms are contextual to open source hardware.
assembly machinery Specialized equipment that assembles items, such as a reflow oven or pick-and-place system.
attribution When using a design with a license containing an attribution clause, you must publish or redistribute the original design or a derivative design, giving credit to the author of the original design.
automated optical inspection (AOI) A machine that optically inspects solder joints and verifies quality.
bill of materials (BOM) The list of materials or components that your product ...