This specification establishes the general requirements and responsibilities for suppliers and users of printed boards. Serving as the foundation for the IPC-6010 Board Performance Documents series, it describes quality and reliability assurance requirements that must be met. For use with IPC-6012 through IPC-6018. Supersedes IPC-RB-276, IPC-SC-320, IPC-TC-500, IPC-ML-950C. 15 pages. Released July 1996.