PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Robson Technologies, Inc.

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Robson Technologies, Inc. Develops Modular Platform Test Sockets for BGA Devices - multiple BGA packages of similar pitch and ball size can be tested using one test socket, greatly reducing product inventory and lowering cost of test - Testfixtures.com
Robson Technologies, Inc. Develops Modular Platform Test Sockets for BGA Devices

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Morgan Hill, CA, United States, 2009/04/30 - multiple BGA packages of similar pitch and ball size can be tested using one test socket, greatly reducing product inventory and lowering cost of test - Testfixtures.com.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

The term ‘one size fits most’ is a good way to describe the new family of universal BGA test sockets developed by Robson Technologies, Inc. (RTI). Like other BGA sockets, the 900-1184, 900-1188, and 900-1189 sockets are drilled to various array sizes for a specific pitch. However, aluminum alignment plates allow any BGA package of the same pitch, up to the maximum array size, to be used in the same socket base while keeping the position of pin A1 as a constant.

RTI designed the universal BGA sockets to meet growing market needs and answer multiple customer requests; “reduce product inventory and lower cost of test.” These universal sockets are designed primarily for failure analysis and engineering testing and allow for quick exchange of packages with an optional adjustable clip-on lid. Although RTI has been designing sockets using an interchangeable alignment plate concept for over five years, it wasn’t until very recently that the design was modified to allow pin A1 to remain in the same position regardless of the package size. This is achieved by placing the package in alignment to the upper left-most corner of the array, rather than the center.

The consistency of pin A1’s location allows for the consistency of other factors between package and tester. Because each of these sockets use the same footprint with pin A1 in the same physical location relative to the alignment pins of the socket, they can be mounted on RTI’s universal or customer designed daughter cards to interface with test equipment, including RTI’s Curve Trace Automated DC Parametric test systems. Standard placement also prevents the need to reestablish a new netlist as the package size changes. Now that one socket is capable of testing an entire family of BGA parts Consumers will see an immediate drop in the size of their DUT and socket inventory, and test equipment expenses.

Contingent on package pitch, standard contacts are rated at 1amp minimum and are available for high frequency testing. The sockets and contacts are rated for well over 100,000 cycles. RTI also offers compatible heated and cooled lids for failure analysis and engineering purposes.

RTI (testfixtures.com) specializes in the design and manufacturing of test fixtures in support of failure analysis and production test environments. RTI’s growing product line includes standard and specialty sockets, lids, and test fixtures. RTI develops solutions for topside and backside package analysis as well as temperature controlled sockets for analysis and product engineering applications. RTI’s test fixtures include standard interfaces to most production and diagnostic test systems as well as custom designs for specialty test systems. With the acquisition of Ultra Test International (UTI) in July of 2008, RTI now offers curve tracing and auto tracing DC Parametric test systems.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Robson Technologies, Inc.

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Robson Technologies, Inc. Develops Modular Platform Test Sockets for BGA Devices

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: Aaron Petray - Testfixtures.com 
408-227-8008 rti[.]testfixtures.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Robson Technologies, Inc. securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Robson Technologies, Inc. / Company Profile


Read Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Most Recent Related Newswires:

Curtiss-Wright Congratulates Rocket Lab on the First Launch of the Electron Launch Vehicle
Infineon Receives 'Supplier of the Year Award' from DENSO
Curtiss-Wright Expands its Family of Airborne Data Acquisition and Networked Instrumentation Recorders for Flight Test Applications
Imec World-First to Develop 200V and 650V Dispersion Free Normally-off/e-mode Power Devices on 200mm/8-inch Si Wafers
Bruker Introduces Novel Mass Spectrometry Solutions for MALDI Imaging, Metabolomics, Proteoform Profiling and Toxicology at ASMS 2017
Yokogawa Receives Frost & Sullivan 2017 Global Customer Value Leadership Award in the Industrial Automation Solutions and Services Industry
Infineon Demonstrates First Post-quantum Cryptography on A Contactless Security Chip
Curtiss-Wright Qualifies its Conduction Cooled Supercomputer-Class DSP Modules for ISR Applications to Extreme Ruggedization Level
NI Unveils the Next Generation of LabVIEW
Bruker Launches the S8 TIGER™ Series 2 WDXRF System for Elemental Analysis in Industrial and Academic Research and Materials Quality Control
GE Expands Board-Level Power Conversion Capabilities with Next-Generation DLynx* II Digital, Non-Isolated DC-DC Voltage Converters
LED Lighting Industry - Middle East to Become One of the Fastest Growing Markets Finds Frost & Sullivan
Hitachi High Tech Science Park to Open in California
Frost & Sullivan Acclaims Kamstrup for its Highly Customer-centric Smart Water Meter Solutions
Curtiss-Wright’s New QorIQ® T2080-based COTS Single Board Computer Speeds and Lowers the Cost of DO-254 DAL A Safety Certifiability

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Persistence Market Research (P) Ltd

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)