Press Release Summary:
Featuring symmetrical flat-wire design, miniature SMT Test Point enables high-strength, test point-to-PCB bonding with minimized footprint. Low-profile solution accepts various gripping probes to replace wire-wrap posts and turret terminals. This Mini-pad version is suited for testing circuitry of high-density PCB packages. Product is manufactured from phosphor bronze and silver plate, which can accommodate use of lead-free solder and traditional reflow processing.
Original Press Release:
New Miniature SMT Test Point
Astoria, New York: A new, miniature SMT Test Point featuring symmetrical flat-wire design to efficiently and safely test PCB's is the latest addition to the Keystone Electronics Corp. test point selection.
This latest "Mini-pad" version enables high-strength, test point-to-PCB bonding, with a minimal footprint. In addition to cost-saving, this low profile entry accepts a variety of gripping probes to replace wire-wrap posts and turret terminals. As such it is ideal for testing circuitry of high density PCB packages.
This new entry is manufactured from Phosphor Bronze and Silver Plate which can accommodate the use of both lead-free solder and traditional reflow processing. Packaging is on tape and reel with Catalog No. 5019 on 1,000 piece reels; Catalog No. 5029 on 5,000 piece reels. All are compatible with most vacuum and mechanical pick and place assembly systems.
Delivery is from stock for all test points through the company's global distribution network. Online ordering is also available.
A major manufacturer of interconnect components and electronic hardware, Keystone's capabilities include stamping, machining and assembly service. Application engineering assistance for product modifications and special designs are also available. ISO-9001 certified and RoHS compliant, company headquarters are in the USA with offices in Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia.