Electronic Products & Technology

Test & Measurement

February 16, 2016 by Stephen Law

Electronic load tests, evaluates dc power sources

GLOBAL SPECIALTIES LD-200P 200 W Programmable Electronic Load can be used for testing and evaluating a variety of dc power sources. Reliably tests up to 200 W. The load can operate in CC, CV, CP, or CR mode while voltage/current…
February 14, 2016 by Stephen Law

Handheld spectrum analyzer simplifies field, lab use

ROHDE & SCHWARZ Spectrum Rider spectrum analyzer assists users during RF transmitter installation and maintenance and also supports measurement tasks in RF development labs and in service. Lightweight unit (2.5 kg) provides high sensitivity of –160dBm and measurement accuracy of typically 0.5dB between 10MHz and…
February 8, 2016 by Stephen Law

Source measure unit addresses high-power device applications

KEITHLEY 2461 High Current SourceMeter SMU Instrument is an easy-to-use, graphical-based source measure unit (SMU) instrument for optimizing and characterizing high power materials, devices and modules. Product provides advanced capabilities for creating precisely-controlled 10 amp/100 volt, 1000 watt high-current pulses…
February 6, 2016 by Stephen Law

Handheld test set maintains G.fast, VDSL2, and ADSL2+ deployments

EXFO MaxTester 635G (MAX-635G) test set, a handheld G.fast CPE emulation solution that supports ITU-T G.9700 and G.9701 recommendations, as well as current VDSL2 and ADSL2+ technologies. Unit is suitable for operators rolling out ultra-broadband to subscribers in residential services…
February 4, 2016 by Stephen Law

Averna opens innovation lab in Atlanta to accelerate new product development

New office serves ITAR, RF signal processing & FPGA centre of excellence projects
January 30, 2016 by Stephen Law

All-in-one benchtop test equipment boosts functionality

NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS High-performance model of VirtualBench, a software-based all-in-one instrument that combines a mixed-signal oscilloscope, function generator, digital multimeter, programmable dc power supply and digital I/O. With 350MHz of bandwidth, four analog channels and Ethernet connectivity, the new version increases functionality for…
January 24, 2016 by Stephen Law

Transcat expands service biz in Canada via acquisition

Dispersion Laboratory’s robotic control capability provides a key differentiator in mass calibration
January 21, 2016 by Stephen Law

TestEquity expands presence in Canada

TestEquity, Moorpark CA, a value-added distributor of test and measurement equipment, electronic lab and production supplies and environmental chambers, is expanding its presence in the Canadian market, by establishing a Canadian subsidiary, TestEquity Inc. in Montreal. The newly formed entity…
January 19, 2016 by Stephen Law

Test solution boosts accuracy of high-speed signal measurements

TEKTRONIX Test solution simplifies the process of characterizing and de-embedding the effects of cables, fixtures and other interconnects for more accurate and repeatable measurement results. The solution consists of SignalCorrect software and the TSC70902 calibration source and works with Tektronix…
January 18, 2016 by ODU-USA Inc.

Modular connectors help industrial test equipment users reduce operating costs

Most personal computer users appreciate how frustrating it can be to install or remove the numerous cables that need to be connected to their PC’s rear panel to support diverse devices, such as screens, keyboard, mouse, printers, etc. Fortunately for…
January 17, 2016 by Stephen Law

Ground bond testers set up quickly

SLAUGHTER 260 Series of Ground Bond testers provide an improved interface that eliminates confusing menus and redundant button pushes, which allows manufacturers to set-up and run Ground Bond tests in a matter of seconds. Unit provides common sense security settings…
January 13, 2016 by Stephen Law

Software provides automated PAM-4 pre-compliance testing

KEYSIGHT N8836A PAM-4 analysis software (for S-Series, 90000A, V-Series, 90000 X- and Z-Series oscilloscopes) and the new N1085A PAM-4 analysis software (for 86100D oscilloscopes) helps engineers quickly and accurately measure and quantify PAM-4 (pulse amplitude modulation with four amplitude levels)…