Why Some Manufacturers Require Custom Functional Test Fixtures

custom functional test fixturesIt would be nice if everything in the world of business were simple and straight-forward. Unfortunately, for manufacturers that are breaking new ground and working on innovative designs, custom test solutions are sometimes needed. This is particularly true in the areas of telecommunications, electronics, networking, and other high-tech industries. As a result, the electronic test industry has become exceedingly good at creating custom functional test fixtures for clients that are designed specifically for their needs. Our team works with each client as an individual to create custom solutions designed to meet their unique requirements and specifications. Smaller targets, faster speeds, more company outsourcing, and new technologies are just a few of the challenges we will face together now and in the future.

What We Do at EMC Technologies

We offer our clients truly custom services, providing everything from the design and manufacture of wired and wireless functional test interface equipment to highly custom interface test adapters (ITAs) to support even more specific requirements. We believe that by working with clients across diverse industries with challenging products, our team is able to stay current with the latest testing advancements. Our engineers and technicians work with the latest design tools and equipment, and we employ a staff that includes sales engineers, applications engineers, and technical project managers for the best results. Every member of our team receives continuous training to ensure they remain experts in the ever-changing technologies inherent to the industry.

Our customers consider EMC Technologies to be a partner in their test challenges. We are proud to have earned the loyalty of many clients who have been with us since the beginning. We strive to be prepared for changes in technology and industry demands by listening to our customers, seeking and developing the best talent available, and by continuing to invest in technology, training, and state-of-the-art equipment. Our facility includes a fully-equipped machine shop and electro-mechanical assembly department. Our team is capable of managing even the most demanding of requirements and can even offer turn-key solutions for interface test adapters and custom test solutions. While we specialize in the development of ITAs and custom functional test fixtures, we also provide a lot of other services in-house that are not commonly found in the electronic test industry.

Industries That We Serve

One of the reasons why EMC Technologies is able to stay ahead of the curve with our custom test solutions and interface test adapters is because of the industries that we serve. We design and manufacture discretely wired and wireless functional test fixtures that are used for the performance verification of printed circuit boards (PCBs) and Electronic Assemblies (EAs). Our genesis can be found in the work that we have done and continue to do for the military, military subcontractors, and missile defense contractors. We are ITAR registered, veteran-owned, and ISO 9001:2015 Certified to best meet the needs of our customers. Located in Southeastern Massachusetts, we provide solutions for the electronic test industry to clients in the Greater New England area, throughout the United States, and around the globe. Our many years of experience working with custom functional test fixtures can be seen in the finished work that we deliver to our clients.

Some of the commercial industries that we serve include telecommunications, networking, medical, computer servers, satellite TV/IP, and consumer electronics. We also work with aerospace industry contractors and have worked on a number of demanding projects to create custom test solutions for challenging products over the years. Some of the interface test adapters that we have designed and manufactured include custom backplane PCB for power and ground connections, custom utility board PCB for additional loads and relays, removable access panels, and redundant interface for multiple connections to a single point. You can rely on our many years of experience to get the custom solutions you require to take your business to the next level. Contact our team directly to get a FREE estimate for our services or speak with one of our sales engineers about your needs. We can provide developmental design support for any of your custom test solutions needs, along with advice and ongoing support for all of your electronic test industry needs. Call EMC Technologies at 508-672-0808 or use our online contact form to reach out to our staff.