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NIJ Body Armor Standard and Threats Specification Now Available for Public Comment

February 23, 2018

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has issued draft documents for the proposed revision to NIJ Standard 0101.06, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor, and for the proposed Threat Levels and Associated Ammunition to Test Equipment Intended to Protect U.S. Law...

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NTS Lightning Laboratory Featured on Discovery Channel

February 14, 2018

At the NTS laboratory in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, industry-leading engineers and technicians are able to generate 2.4 million volts and 250,000 amperes to test the effects of lightning on commercial products. That’s why the Discovery Channel turned to NTS, the undisputed...

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Anaheim Materials Lab Upgrades Chambers

February 7, 2018

The NTS Anaheim facility is a leader in the evaluation and analysis of materials, PCBs and other electronics. Recently we added some new state-of-the-art chambers to the lab, further enhancing our evaluation capabilities as well as increasing the energy efficiency...

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Bay Area Seminar Covering GR-63-CORE and GR-1089-CORE Changes!

February 7, 2018

Renowned industry experts from across NTS, including Clayton Forbes – GR-63-CORE re-write committee member, will be at our Silicon Valley laboratory on February 27, 2018 to review the recently released changes to the GR-63-CORE and the GR-1089-CORE standards. These standards...

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Hands on Shock and Vibration Testing Coming to Plano, Texas!

February 7, 2018

NTS is teaming up with the experts at the Equipment Reliability Institute to bring you their popular Fundamentals of Random Shock and Vibration testing on March 19, 2018 in our Plano, TX vibration testing laboratory. This class is a must...

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IPC Training with NTS Master IPC Trainers

February 7, 2018

In the printed circuit board (PCB) / assembly (PCA) world, IPC training courses are the industry standard for evaluation and certification.  Based on specific areas of expertise, the IPC training courses are organized and structured to cover all of the...

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NTS Renews CBTL Approval for Medical EMC Testing

February 1, 2018

NTS Longmont is one of the few CB Testing Laboratories (CBTL) for electromagnetic compatibility in the US. NTS Longmont has long been a leader in EMC testing for medical products to the CE, FDA and JFDA specifications. The CBTL approval...

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Football Helmet Testing

January 29, 2018

CTE — a degenerative brain condition caused by repeated impacts to the head — is changing the game of football as we know it. Since the first instances of damaging plaque were uncovered during autopsies performed on former NFL players,...

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Aerospace Studies Program visits Orlando Facility

January 19, 2018

NTS, proud supporter of United States Armed Forces and its allies, hosted a group of students and staff from the Aerospace Studies Program (ASP) at our Orlando, FL facility. The ASP is a year-long post-graduate technical course offered to Royal...

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8 Updates You Need to Know for DO-160G

December 27, 2017

DO-160 outlines current Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics (RTCA) standards for the environmental testing of avionics hardware. The RTCA published the document’s most recent update, DO-160G, in 2010. Here’s a brief overview of some of its most important changes. Section...

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