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Environmental Testing Services

Offering a full suite of environmental services, Contech Research conducts thorough and effective environmental testing to evaluate the susceptibility of specific failure mechanisms as they may occur on electrical connectors, sockets and components for the Telecommunication, Military, Computer, Automotive and consumer industries. Our wide range of environmental testing available includes Mixed Flowing Gas, Humidity, Temperature, Salt Fog, Dust, Thermal Cycling, IP Testing and many others meets needs of the electronics industry to establish a baseline for quality and performance. We also offer plating analysis including testing for plating thickness, porosity, and solderability.

Included in our responsibility to carrying out your testing needs includes proper test and sample preparation including thorough cleaning(if required), sample mounting to test boards, and custom fixture design/build to ensure that our tests are accurate and reliable. In addition, we can design special tests and procedures as needed, and provide all supporting documentation for every test we conduct.

  We perform varied environmental testing. Here are several temperature and humidity cycling chambers running tests.
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Environmental Testing Capabilities

General Capabilities Consulting
Design Specialized Test and Evaluation Procedures
General Electrical & Mechanical Testing
Technical Support
Supporting Documentation
  • Comprehensive Full Data Sets
Harsh Environment Testing Mixed Flowing Gas
Single and Dual Gas High Concentration
Gas Tight
Salt Spray
Humidity Testing Thermal Cycling w/ Humidity
Moisture Resistance
Steady State Humidity
Corrosivity
Thermal Environment Testing Thermal Cycling
Temperature at Altitude
Temperature Life
Thermal Shock
Plating Analysis Plating Thickness
Porosity
Solderability
Miscellaneous Environmental Testing Air Leakage
Altitude Immersion
Dust
  • Benign
  • Corrosive
  • Arizona Road Dust
  • Talcum
  • Silica
  • Portland Cement

Flammability
Gas Tight (Wrapper Resistance)
Pressure/Vacuum Leak
Resistance to Solder Heat
Fluid/Water Testing Simulated Rain
Fluid Immersion
Fluid Resistance
Resistance to Solvents
Soap Water
Water Ingress
Ingress Protection Testing (IPXX)
Specialized Test Preparation Service Design & Procure Test Boards
  • Built In Circuits
Fixture Design
Mounting of Connectors & Sockets
Industry Focus Aerospace
Automotive
Children Products
Commercial
Computer
Consumer Electronics
Electrical
Military
Telecommunications
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