Plano, Texas Facility

Fullerton, California

NTS
1536 East Valencia Drive
Fullerton, CA 92831
T: 800.677.2687 or 714.879.6110 | F: 714.879.6117
Todd Hosier - General Manager
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EMC, Environmental, Dynamics, and Mechanical Testing

Facility Highlights

  • Verizon ITL Approved (NEBS)
  • Mechanical Testing
  • Environmental / Dynamics Testing
  • EMI/EMC Testing
  • HIRF Testing with Mode Tuned Chamber
  • Reverberation Testing Chamber
  • MIL-S-461 Testing
  • RTCA/DO-160 Testing
  • Customer Service - Your One Stop Shop for All Testing

NTS Fullerton is part of the largest worldwide network of independent testing laboratories providing expert engineering and testing services to a wide range of industries in both the commercial and military sectors.

Our technicians and engineers are recognized experts in the performance of a wide array of Environmental, EMI/EMC, Mechanical, Dynamics, Product Safety testing and Program Management. Our technicians exhibit a “can do” attitude and provide solutions to our clients’ toughest challenges.

NTS Fullerton has assets that surpass our competition with an equipment base that has continued to grow over the past forty years. With a number of employees having well over twenty years experience in compliance we are able to meet deadlines that others cannot. We are comprised of personnel with proven track records in their subject matter over a vast number of years. We have built effective and efficient teams ready to respond quickly to all of our client’s needs.

Environmental and Dynamics

NTS technicians are recognized experts in the performance of a wide array of environmental simulations including Thermal Shock, HALT, Salt Fog, Explosive Atmosphere, Dust Seismic/Earthquake, Sine/Random Vibration, Solar Radiation, Rapid Decompression, Simulated Pyro Shock and Windmilling. Capabilities include numerous climatic chambers, electrodynamic shakers which include a UD T4000 and a UD T2000, drop towers and a 28-foot centrifuge.

Walk-in Environmental Testing Chamber

Environmental and Dynamic Testing Highlights:

  • „ Shakers up to 3.0” stroke, 35,000 lbs force, 4-3,000Hz
  • „ Seismic system with 10.5” stroke, 14,000 lbs force, 0.6 Hz to 500 Hz
  • „ Acceleration up to 500g, 14’ radius, up to 70 channels
  • „ Windmilling
  • „ Multiple Temperature / Humidity Chambers from 2’ x 2’ x 2’
    to 10’ x 12’ x 8’
  • „ Explosive Atmosphere / Rapid Decompression
  • „ Highly Accelerated Life Testing (HALT)
  • „ Salt Fog, Sand/Dust, Solar Radiation, Mix Flowing Gas (MFG)
  • „ Temperature / Altitude / Relative Humidity
  • „ Icing

Environmental and Dynamic Primary Test Specifications: MIL-STD-810, MIL-STD-883, MIL-STD-167, MIL-S-901, MIL-STD-202, MIL-STD-740-1/2, RTCA/DO-160, ISTA, ASTM, GR-63-CORE, GR-487- CORE, GR-1209-CORE, GR-487-CORE, GR-1221-CORE, GR-13-CORE, ETSI 300-019-xx, IEC 60068-2-xx, IEC 60529, UL 50

Mechanical, Hydraulic/Pneumatics

NTS’ Mechanical Laboratory and its engineers routinely design and perform challenging test programs on all types of equipment and components. NTS engineers accurately reproduce various flow, stress, fatigue and load conditions on test specimens that simulate actual operating conditions.

Acceleration Testing up to 500g on 25 foot Centrifuge

  • „ Fire Resistance, Fire Spread, Needleflame „
  • Hydraulic/Pneumatics Pressure Impulse, Flow, Proof, Burst
  • Tensile Fatigue, Flexural Testing, Inclination, Acceleration
  • Fluids tested include: MIL-PRF-83282, MIL-PRF-5606, Skydrol, MIL-L-7808 and various fuels

Primary Mechanical, Hydaulic, Pneumatic Test Specifications: FAA AC20-135, ISO 2685, SAE ARP 1383, SAE ARP 603, SAE AS 4265, ISO 6772, SAE AS 18280

Reverb Testing Services

EMC, HIRF and Electrical

NTS Fullerton offers extensive capabilities and experience for conducting Electromagnetic Compatibility Testing (EMC/EMI), HIRF, Lightning and Electrical testing to military, aerospace, ITE, telecommunications, USB cable and other industry specifications.

Radiated Susceptibility capabilities include up to 7200 V/m to 18GHz and 200 V/m to 40GHz. Lightning Transients testing includes multiple-burst, multiple-stroke and pin injection up to level 5 of RTCA/DO-160. NTS is NIST designated, U.S. Conformity Assessment Body for EMC. NTS Fullerton has seven fully anechoic and one three meter semi-anechoic FCC-listed chambers and a copper lined reverberation chamber coupled with state-of-the-art amplifiers.

  • „ Radiated Susceptibility (RS) to 200 V/m 10kHz – 40GHz CW meets MIL-STD-461 and DO-160
  • „ Lightning-Multi-stoke, Multi-burst, Single Stroke, & Pin to Level 5 of DO-160
  • „ RF Emissions and Immunity, AC Power Fault, Surge, ESD and EFT
  • „ Reverberation Chamber meets DO-160 Category L levels, 100 MHz to 18GHz up to 40 GHz
  • „ 3 Meter FCC listed and 40’ x 40’ Semi-Anechoic
  • „ Radiated Susceptibility Pulsed levels up to 7200 V/m meet Category L of DO-160

Primary EMI/EMC Test Specifications: MIL-STD-461/462, MIL-STD-1275, MIL-STD-704A, RTCA/DO-160, Boeing, Airbus, GR-1089-CORE, and RBOC Supplements, FCC Part 15, FCC Part 18, EN 300386, EN 55024, EN 55022, EN 61000-6-x, VCCI and BSMI

Materials Testing

NTS Fullerton has years of experience in the design and performance of materials tests. NTS is able to test metal, plastic, composite, rubber and other materials to a broad range of specifications. Capabilities include Tension, Compression, Hardness, Shear and Bending, Peel and Tear Strength, and Flexural Strength. Analytical methods such as metallurgical and chemical analysis, FTIR, SEM, ICP and Gas Chromatography are outsourced to a trusted laboratory and are conveniently managed through NTS Fullerton.

Verizon ITL Approved (NEBS)

NTS Fullerton is a Verizon ITL approved facility for any of your telecommunications teseting needs with the abiliyt to perform numerous GR standards and primary carrier supplemental requirements. NTS certifies telecommunications products including multiple rack systems, shelf level products, indoor and outdoor equipement to network equipment building systems requirements (NEBS) as well as to international standards. Capabilities include Fire Spread, Earthquake, Wind Driven Rain, Mixed Flowing Gas and EMC.

Primary Specifications covering Telecom Testing Include: GR-63-CORE, GR-1089-CORE, ETSI 300-019, GR-2834-CORE, GR-950-CORE, GR-487-CORE, ATT- TP-76200, FCC 47CFR (ICES-003)

Fiber Optics

NTS’ advanced Optics Lab is one of the few with the equipment and knowledge base to conduct testing on Passive Fiber Optic Components and Optical Cable. With multiple switch systems capable of both Single- Mode and Multi-Mode, NTS performs physical and environmental tests while monitoring for Insertion and Return Loss, PMD, PDL, and Change in Transmittance at wavelengths from 850 to 1625 nm.

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Updated May 3, 2016