Electrical Testers

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

Test & Measuring Instruments, Communication Systems & Equipment

Handheld Tweezer Meters are sized for one-hand operation on SMDs.

September 11, 2014

Offering 1%–3% basic accuracy, LCR-58 Tweezer LCR Meter offers functionality covering resistance, capacitance, inductance, ESR, DCR, and diode test. Standard features include Data Hold function, Auto Select mode, manually, and selectable frequency. Manual and auto range options are available. Covering resistance, capacitance, continuity, and diode test, PRO-57 Tweezer Digital Multimeter offers Data Hold function, Auto Select mode, and manually selectable range. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Fluorescent Light Tester eliminates trial, error, and rework.

September 10, 2014

In less than 30 seconds, Fluke® 1000FLT can perform all essential tests, including lamp tester, ballast tester, non-contact voltage detector, pin continuity tester, and ballast discriminator. Point-and-shoot ballast discriminator speeds replacement of old magnetic ballasts with energy-efficient electronic models by identifying what type of ballast is in fixture before user climbs ladder. In addition to belt-style holster, tester comes with metal test rod that extends up to 31 in. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Tri-Axis RF Field Strength Meter can be used in field or lab.

September 4, 2014

Used for measuring and monitoring RF electromagnetic field strengths, E200 has high frequency radiation range of 50 MHz to 3.5 GHz. Instrument takes isotropic (non-directional) measurements of electromagnetic fields with three-channel measurement sensor and can store and recall up to 200 data sets. In addition to reports electrical and magnetic field strength and power density, tool offers adjustable alarm threshold and memory function as well as ruggedized construction.

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Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Cable Test Kit measures length and identifies link status.

September 2, 2014

Featuring full color graphical display, Cable Prowler™ Pro Test Kit provides full cable testing, displaying wire map, numbered ID remotes, and determining faults. Tester also measures cable length, generates tone levels, and identifies network drops, link capability, and current link status. Users can save results as well as export to computer via micro USB cable for record keeping and printing. For security and powered networking applications, Cable Prowler detects presence of PoE. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Condition Monitoring System reports shaft current issues.

August 13, 2014

Smart CDR™ provides users with instant feedback on how CDR® (Current Diverter Ring®) is performing with regards to diverting shaft currents away from bearings to ground. By diverting harmful shaft currents to ground, solution help prevent fluting on bearings as well as premature bearing failure in variable frequency drive (VFD)-driven motors. Interface alerts users in real-time if there is not optimal contact between grounding brushes and shaft. Read More