Used for inspecting electronic circuit boards and IC packages. These equipment are used for Pass-Fail testing of printed circuit boards and IC packaging used in a variety of electronic devices.
Automatic Testing Equipment – HIOKI
Flying probe type testers – 1116, 1117, 1270
The 1116 is a high-speed pattern tester that uses the capacitance testing method.
The 1117 and 1270 are double-sided board testers capable of pattern testing using the capacitance testing method as well as IVH low-resistance testing.
- IVH (interstitial via hole) and through hole resistance measurement
- High-resolution capacitance measurement of 5 aF (1 aF = 10-18F)
- High-precision probing
- Simple basic data acquisition
- High-resistance short detection using capacitance measurement
- 4-terminal resistance measurement function
- L/C/R measurement function
Flying probe type testers – 1116, 1117, 1270
X-Y Board HiTESTER 1117 – HIOKI
Signametrics – PC based test systems
Plug-in test and measurement devices supporting PC based test systems, and automated testing. Signametrics current products are dedicated to PCI, PXI, and VXI test and measurement systems.
SMX2055 5-1/2 Digit PXI Multimeter
Some Features Are
- 115 readings/second
- Fast range/function switch
- Four DC & AC Volts & Current ranges
- Six 2 & 4 Wire Resistance ranges
- Diode V/I characteristics at five current levels
- Single slot 3U PXI module
(Update – Signametrics was acquired by Agilent Technologies in October, 2010.)
Designs and manufactures modular digital oscilloscopes, function generators, arbitrary waveform generators. These are for the PXI and VXI instrumentation platforms. LAN-based LXI oscilloscopes for ATE and remote access. Introducing RF Test Equipment.
ZTEC Instruments – PXI VXI Instruments
ZScope C-Class Software controls the ZT450, ZT410 and ZT430 Series of Oscilloscopes
- Looks and feels like a benchtop oscilloscope
- User-configurable measurement sets for quick and easy waveform analysis
- Operates with or without instrument
- Large on-screen display clearly shows waveform detail
- Rapid refresh rate for all waveform lengths
- Export screenshots and waveform data
Chroma Systems Solutions, Inc. (CSS) is a US Corporation in a joint partnership with Chroma ATE of Taiwan. Sales and Service support at Chroma’s facility in Lake Forest, CA. Includes Stock of Product Line.
Chroma – Energy Instruments and Systems
Products Include – AC Power Sources, DC Power Supplies, DC/AC Electronic Loads, Digital Power Meters, DMM, Electrical Safety Compliance Testing Tools and ATE Automated Test Systems.
Chroma Modular 63600 DC Electronic Loads with Constant Impedance Mode are designed for testing multi-output AC/DC power supplies, DC/DC converters, chargers, batteries, adapters, and power electronic components. Excellent for research, development, production, and incoming inspection applications.
Pickering Interfaces – Test and Measurement
“Pickering Interfaces is a market innovator in signal switching and conditioning for a broad range of applications and architectures with the largest range of switching cards in the industry for PXI, LXI, PCI, VXI and GPIB test solutions to users and integrators of modular test systems.”
Three Channel Function Generator
- DC to 10MHz
- Three Channels in One 3U Slot
- 48-bit Frequency Resolution
- Simple Generation of Repetitive ArbitraryWaveforms
“The 41-620 is a compact 3 channel function generator provided in a PXI 3U single slot module. It is capable of generating sine waves to 10MHz with 48-bit frequency resolution referenced to the 10MHz PXI clock or to an external standard.”
Shown on right is the 41-180 Programmable Attenuator Module. Mechanically switched attenuators used for conditioning the signal levels from devices under test and ensuring that other measuring instruments are operating close to their optimum operating point for noise and linearity.
PXI Instruments – Dual RF Attenuator 63dB in 1 dB steps
- DC to 3 GHz attenuator
- 1 dB attenuation resolution
- Maximum attenuation 63 dB
Pickering Interfaces Ltd. Map
A company in United Kingdom who Design and manufacture commercial and custom switching systems. These are used in the electronics test and switching systems in test automation. PXI instrument modules, Switching products based on proprietary chassis systems, on the open standard PXI system, PCI cards and on the VXI standard too.
January 1968. Pickering Electronics started by John Moore to design and manufacture high quality reed relays for use by Original Equipment Manufacturer’s in switching systems.
Sefelec part of the Martek Power Group (France) a world leader of measurement and power conversion equipment. Measurement and Test Equipment for electrical safety testing.
Sefelec – Electrical Safety Testing
Products include microhmmeter, hipot tester, dielectrimeter, ground bond tester. Test systems for cable tester, backplane tester etc. High voltage power supplies, high current sources too.
Electrical Safety Tester PST500 – Sefelec
“AC dielectric strength test also called hipot test or dielectric strength test, insulation measurement (megohmmeter mode), ground continuity (also called ground bond testing), leakage current measurement, power measurement, cosφ .”
Specialized Research Instruments for pulse, signal, light and function generators. Berkeley Nucleonics Corp – BNC is a leading manufacturer of precision electronic instrumentation for test, measurement and nuclear research.
Products include –
Pulse and Delay Generators, Arbitrary Waveform Generators and other Measurement Instruments. Handheld Radiation Detection, X-Ray and Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy, Chemical/Bio Analysis.
Precision Instrumentation – Berkeley Nucleonics
San Rafael, California
Shown on Right ….
Model DB-2 Random Pulse Generator – BNC
A random pulse generator that utilizes a charge control concept. Controlled voltage transitions at average rates from 10 Hz to 1 MHz.