Electrical Testers

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voltage/Ground Fault Monitors promote battery protection and life.

March 20, 2015

Featuring 4 Form C contacts, VGM-100 Battery Voltage and Ground Fault Monitor reads battery status, detects out-of-limit conditions, and provides alarm conditions at user settings. Real-time battery ground fault monitor, GFM-100, displays positive or negative ground fault message and can activate one of 4 Form C contacts. Upon detecting over/under voltage condition, VM-100 Battery String Voltage Monitor displays voltage over/under status and activates  4 Form C contacts. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Semiconductor Power Device Analyzer characterizes key parameters.

March 11, 2015

With flexible and upgradable hardware architecture, B1505A Power Device Analyzer/Curve Tracer provides engineers with complete characterization capabilities needed for on-wafer and packaged devices. Automatic thermal testing capability, synchronized with thermal management equipment, covers -50 to +250°C operating range. Based on Windows 7 OS, single-box solution offers measurement range from sub-pA to 10 kV/1,500 A and 10 µsec fast pulse capability for complete power device characterization. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Tester combines multiple functions.

March 9, 2015

Equipped with full-color display, Net Prowler™ Pro Test Kit combines physical layer and link network testing, IP device address mapping, cable verification and troubleshooting, and PoE voltage testing. Unit provides full cable testing on any category network, coax, or telephone cable. Capable of saving and printing test results from personal computer, tester will display wire map, numbered ID remotes, and any faults, including shorts, opens, miswires, split pairs, and reverses. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Battery Tester measures standard and rechargeable batteries.

March 6, 2015

Suitable for testing 9 V, AAA, AA, C, D, and 1.5 V button/coin/watch type batteries, Model BAT-250 features large, upright display that clearly indicates if batteries are good, low, or need replacing. One-handed tester includes ergonomic slider and v-shaped side cradle to hold batteries in place during testing, as well as 9 V contact for error-free tests. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Source/Measure Units extend battery life in mobile devices.

March 2, 2015

Providing 80 W power output, Model N6785A is used for battery drain analysis, while Model N6786A is used for functional test. Two-quadrant SMUs allow engineers to test devices that require current up to 8 A, such as tablets and large smartphones. With seamless measurement ranging, users can measure dynamic currents without glitches or disruptions to measurement. When combined with SMU's built-in 18-bit digitizer, seamless measurement ranging enables effective vertical resolution of ~28-bits. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

BGA Interposer probes DDR4 x16 designs with logic analyzer.

February 24, 2015

Used for testing DDR4 x16 DRAM designs with U4154B logic analyzer, W4631A captures address, command, and data signals for debugging designs and making validation measurements. Solution connects directly to balls of DRAM with DDR4 96 ball riser (included) or optional 3rd party socket, enabling operation and acquisition with minimal impact to signal integrity on embedded system design. Interposer can be used with E5849A probes for high-data-rate (up to 3.2 Gbps) DDR4 DRAM designs. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multifunctional Cable Tester incorporates full-color display.

February 16, 2015

Within one handheld unit, Net Prowler™ Pro Test Kit combines network testing (physical layer and link), IP device address mapping, cable troubleshooting, and PoE voltage testing. Functionality supports full cable testing on any category network, coax, or telephone cable, and display shows wire map, numbered ID remotes, and any faults. Network tests can also be saved for record keeping and printing using companion software application. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Automatic ID

Handheld Analyzers offer 2 cable test options.

February 9, 2015

With Time Domain Reflectometry option, FieldFox Handheld Analyzers become suitable tool for any cable system test. Option measures impedance changes along cable and helps identify specific faults. FieldFox Extended Range Transmission Analysis option enables users to measure in-situ, long lossy microwave cables. With this option, 2 FieldFox instruments are deployed at each end of measured cable. One analyzer acts as source, while other acts as receiver. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Analyzers with EMF Measurement ensure network safety compliance.

January 2, 2015

Spectrum Master™ MS271xE handheld spectrum analyzers and Cell Master™ MT8212E/MT8213E base station analyzers support electromagnetic field (EMF) radiation measurement option. With option installed and 0.7–6 GHz isotopic antenna attached, analyzers can be used to ensure wireless networks comply with personal safety standards. Total radiation from all sources can be measured over desired frequency band, and radiation measurements of demodulated signals can be conducted in specific bands. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Packaging Tester measures puncture force of rubber stoppers.

December 31, 2014

In addition to determining puncture force of medical rubber closures, i-Meditek 1300 Medical Packaging Tester can measure pullout force of rubber closure, break force of ampoule, sliding resistance of syringe, connection force of syringe needle and needle hub, and seal performance of plastic blood bag. Instrument can also test tensile strength, peeling force, tearing force, piercing force, and opening force of films, adhesives, foils, fabrics, and other packaging materials. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Continuously Self-Testing GFCI exceeds 2015 UL requirements.

December 19, 2014

Pass & Seymour® Self-Test GFCI tests itself every 3 sec. Upon failure, red light flashes to indicate need for device replacement. SafeLock™ Protection feature automatically disconnects power to receptacle if it detects that critical components are damaged and protection is lost, and automatic shutter system helps prevent improper insertion of foreign objects. Tamper-resistant device is available as 15 A/125 V or 20 A/125 V duplex receptacles, both with dual-direction test and reset buttons. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Modular PXI Semiconductor Tester incorporates digital subsystem.

December 10, 2014

Offering modular structure for addressing diverse test applications, TS-960 — available as bench top, with integrated cart, or with integrated manipulator — features 20-slot, 3U PXI chassis that accommodates up to 512, 125 MHz DIO channels with PMUs per pin. This solution for device, SoC, and SiP test applications also incorporates GX5296 digital subsystem suited for addressing verification, focused production, and failure analysis test needs or for replacing legacy test systems. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Power-Off Test Instrument offers diverse and automated options.

December 8, 2014

Along with automated analysis capability and power-off test, Huntron Tracker 3200S offers variable range parameters that result in hundreds of combinations of voltage, source resistance, and frequency. Color touchscreen LCD, which allows control of features, supports screening of component pins and simultaneous display of A and B channel signatures. Featuring two 64-pin IDC connectors, built-in Pulse Generator enables dynamic testing of gated devices. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Insulation Resistance Tester has multiple operating modes.

December 1, 2014

Offering 5 preset test voltages from 250–5,000 V, IP40-rated and battery-powered BM5200 provides user safety when testing in high voltage environments or working on 3-phase equipment. Fully automatic unit, rated to CAT III 600 V, includes high voltage warning indicator, external voltage display after IR test, and automatic discharge of reactive loads. Max resistance range of 1 teraohm, and selectable DC or AC voltmeter functions are available from 25–600 V. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Wire Tracer finds and identifies breakers and fuses.

November 17, 2014

Available in two kits, AT-7000 Advanced Wire Tracer combines receiver and transmitter to locate energized and de-energized wires, breakers, and fuses. Smart Sensor™ array, combined with signal processor, measures changes in detected signal multiple times per second. Displayed on dynamic, color LCD, wire orientation and direction are accurate within 2 in. To eliminate multiple false positive readings, scan and locate feature identifies specific breaker or fuse. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Circuit Breaker Finder performs multiple functions.

November 7, 2014

Comprising transmitter and receiver, BF20 Circuit Breaker Finder with NCV Detector and GFCI Outlet Checker determines circuit breaker or fuse associated with any 110 V outlet without interrupting power. Fully automatic unit also detects energized lines, cables, and outlets; tests for and identifies common outlet wiring faults; and verifies operation of GFCI circuits. Designed to comply with safety standard IEC 61010-1, instrument includes circuit that eliminates false positives. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Light and Color Meter suits on-line production applications.

October 22, 2014

Designed for industrial manufacturing of LEDs, Model BTS2048-VL provides complete photometric, scotopic, colorimetric, and radiometric spectral data. Meter is equipped with BiTec light sensor, which combines properties of silicon photodiode with those of back-thinned CCD diode array. Controlled via USB2.0, Ethernet, RS232, or RS485 interface, BTS2048-VL uses 3 processors and electronic shutter plus input and output triggers for synchronized LED binning. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Motor Circuit Analyzer assesses complete health within minutes.

October 20, 2014

Within minutes, ALL-TEST Pro® 5 (AT5) assesses health of low-, medium- and high-voltage AC motors and DC motors as well as generators and transformers for troubleshooting, predictive maintenance, and QC of in-service, stored, and incoming units. Portable, 1.5 lb instrument performs de-energized static and dynamic testing to detect faults at earliest stages and provide complete stator and rotor analysis. Features include backlit screen as well as reference and baseline test capabilities. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Interface Panel facilitates capacitance-voltage measurements.

October 13, 2014

Available for Parametric Curve Tracer configurations that incorporate SourceMeter® Source Measure Units, Model 8020 High Power Interface Panel simplifies high-voltage capacitance-voltage measurements of semiconductor devices. Unit also minimizes cable confusion, prevents connection errors, and ensures safety in power device testing. By allowing test engineers to connect all measurement instruments to it at once, Model 8020 simplifies changing from one measurement type to next. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Hipot Testers incorporate advanced DSP technology.

September 11, 2014

With up to 50 mA of current sourcing for AC and DC, Vitrek 950i Series offers built-in voltage capabilities ranging from 6 KV AC/DC to 10 K Vac and 11 KVdc. Units incorporate 4-wire milli-ohmmeter with dynamic range up to 100 KΩ and overlapping Tera-ohm class Insulation Resistance function. Testers are also available with 40 A Ground Bond capability. Equipped with Dual Coldfire microprocessors and dual DSPs, testers offer ramp rates up to 50 KV/sec, dwell times down to 20 mS, and 3 mS test times. Read More