Provide Flexible Options for Reliable Testing: Everett Charles Technologies’ Board Marker Probes

ECT’s board marker probes innovative features optimized for best performance

Everett Charles Technologies’ extensive board marker probe (BMP) offerings provide customers with options to meet the challenges of PCB test. Board marker probes are compatible for installation on both bare board and loaded board test fixtures.

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Meeting the Needs of OEM Applications: Everett Charles Technologies’ Battery Probes

ECT’s battery probes are specifically designed for the OEM markets

Everett Charles Technologies’ versatile line of battery interconnect spring probes provides design flexibility to meet your performance, cost, and assembly requirements. ECT battery probes are used in a wide range of applications including docking stations, data transmission, PCB interposers, and contacts for connector assemblies for medical, mil/aero, transportation and more.

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ECT Adds VG Mass Interconnect Products to its Extensive Product Line

A reliable and cost-effective method of interconnect between instrumentation and device under test

Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) is proud to announce the addition of VG mass interconnect products to its already impressive catalog. VG mass interconnect is a series of modular test system interface products that allow quick connection of a DUT (device under test) to a custom test system. VG series is commonly used to provide a reliable and cost-effective method of interconnect between instrumentation and DUT in the functional test of printed circuit board assemblies and sub-assemblies and in system level test.

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2018 – A year of Innovation for ECT: Leading Edge Products and User-Friendly Electronic CAD Download Released

In the last twelve months Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) substantially enhanced its product portfolio by releasing new products for RF test and board marking and by adding the VG product line from the Fixture Test Group. ECT also joined the GrabCAD community to facilitate access to ECT product drawings.

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ECT Custom Pogo Pins Meet Requirements in Medical Applications

Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) outperformed the competition in a challenging burn-in and bench test validation for a major medical device manufacturer of pace makers. ECT’s pogo pin provided greater reliability and longevity compared to the competitor’s spring probe.

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Cohu Completes Acquisition of Xcerra

ECT Contact Products continues to be your leading supplier for electronic interconnects

On October 1, 2018 Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ: Cohu) announced the completion of its acquisition of Xcerra Corporation, the parent company of Everett Charles Technologies (ECT). The combination creates a global leader in back-end semiconductor equipment and services, and printed circuit board testing with a breadth of products that are unmatched in the industry.

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ECT Adds to Its Growing Portfolio of RF Coaxial Spring Probes for High Frequency Test:

CSP-40A-024 and CSP-40G-021 probes bring performance and ease-of-use to the next level

Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) recently launched 2 new high frequency test probes for the PCBA test market. The CSP-40A-024 and CSP-40G-021 radio frequency probes are designed to mate to a variety of industry standard connectors such as MMCX, Fakra, SMB and U.FL.

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Enhancing the Portfolio of Board Marker Probe for Reliable PCB Testing

ECT introduces BMP-5 board marker probe

ECT adds the next generation board marker probe to its industry proven portfolio of ICT / FCT probes. BMP-5 incorporates innovative and industry-leading features that result in superior performance, ease of use and maintainability. It is also compatible with other 12 mm diameter BMP’s now on the market.

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Everett Charles Technologies: Change in VG Brand of ATE Mass Interconnect Products

Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) has some important information to share related of the VG brand on ATE Mass Interconnect products.

The management of this brand and product family will transition from the ECT Fixture and Service Group (FSG) to the ECT Contact Products Group (CPG). This transition will allow improved focus on the affected products, and ultimately an improved experience for our customer base.

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ECT General Purpose Probes for Board, Module and Final Assembly Testing:

Combining the advantages of a comprehensive off-the-shelf portfolio with in-house design and manufacturing

Everett Charles Technologies (ECT) offers a comprehensive portfolio of off-the-shelf probes for board, module and final assembly test, which are available at short lead times. For applications, in which ECT’s vast selection of off-the-shelf probes doesn’t meet the requirements of the specific application, ECT’s in-house design and manufacturing resources will develop the solution that addresses the dedicated needs.

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