What is the lead time for Fusion PCB/PCBA orders?

PCB: The lead time for PCB orders is around 6 - 17 business days. Please see below for details. 

  • PCB in production: Your PCB is being produced (3 - 14 business days, see note 1).
  • PCB Awaiting Packing: Your order is undergoing quality check and packing (typically 2 business days).
  • PCB Shipped: Order has been sent to the shipping agent (typically 1 business day until tracking information is available).

PCBA: The lead time for PCB Assembly orders is around 15 business days if all the parts are from the Seeed's OPL and around 25 business days if not. Please see below for details.

  • PCB in production: Your PCB is being produced (3 - 14 business days, see note 1).
  • BOM Processing: The procurement of components and other materials (around 15 - 20 business days from order confirmation).
  • Assembly: The boards will be assembled and shipped within 3 business days.

  • For Non-OPL orders: Since PCB production and components procurement take place at the same time, in most cases, the components will arrive after the PCBs have been manufactured. Therefore, the lead time for Non-OPL orders is time for components procurement and assembly/shipping time.
  • For OPL orders: Since all the components are sourced from our in-stock Open Parts Library, there is no procurement of components time. Therefore, the lead time for OPL orders is the PCB production time and the assembly/shipping time.

  • Note:
    1. Lead time is defined as the time from order confirmation and dispatch to the customer.
    2. PCB production takes 3 - 14 business days depending on specific order parameters, not including delays caused by problems with the order/files, but typical boards are completed within 3 to 5 days.
    3. We strongly advise customers to place orders well in advance of deadlines in case of any delays caused by problems with the order/files.

    Fusion Ordering FAQ

    1. What is Fusion?
    2. What is the production time for Fusion services orders?
    3. The Seeed Production Code MUST be printed on some empty space of your Fusion PCB panel
    4. My Fusion order status is "Pending/Awaiting Revised File", what should I do?
    5. How can I cancel my Fusion order?
    6. What are the Fusion PCB order statuses?
    7. What is the lead time for Fusion PCB/PCBA orders?
    8. I can’t find the re-order option and I've lost my Gerber files. What should I do?
    9. How can I change my shipping address?
    10. Why the website cannot recognize my BOM file?
    11. Why is it taking so long for customs clearance?
    12. Why is there no updated information from the tracking number?
    13. I am not happy with the quality of the products, what can I do?
    14. Why doesn't my tracking number work on the tracking website?
    15. Why haven't I received any e-mails about my order confirmation or status updates?
    16. How do I place a Fusion PCB/PCBA order?
    17. What are the Fusion PCBA status?
    18. Will Fusion service order page automatically measure my board dimensions?
    19. Where can I download my invoice?
    20. Can I buy parts from your Open Parts Library (OPL)?
    21. I chose the wrong color in my Fusion order, can I change it?
    22. Can you solder components which are not in the Seeed Open Parts Library (OPL)?
    23. Why has my Air Mail package still not arrived?
    24. How can I get the shipping cost/methods for Fusion orders?
    25. How can I find/use my coupon?
    26. Seeed Fusion March Sales
    27. Fusion Gallery FAQ
    28. Singapore Post service no longer available for Fusion orders dispatched to Canada
    29. Why has my Fusion PCB been charged from $4.9USD to $9.9USD?
    30. What is VAT/EORI/CNPJ/CPF number?
    31. Will You Checks my Gerber Files?
    32. PCBA Test Methods and Details
    33. Seeed Do NOT Allowed to do any low-value reporting operations.
    34. Can you make special shape/outline of PCB?
    35. Where do you ship the orders?
    36. Why doesn't my Fusion PCB qualify for the special price of $4.9USD?

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