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PXI matrix modules have up to 6,144 crosspoints

PXI matrix modules have up to 6,144 crosspoints
A scalable, modular matrix platform with internal analogue bus that reduces the need for external signal cabling typically needed when building large matrices has been unveiled by Pickering Interfaces. The 0.5A ultra-high-density PXI matrix module family delivers up to 6,144 crosspoints.
4th September 2019

10W reed relay suits high-speed test systems

10W reed relay suits high-speed test systems
Series 122 relays from Pickering Interfaces measure 12.5mm in height and are rated with a switching current of 0.5A at 10W. 3V and 5V coils are available. The 10W-rated reed relay is an addition to its 4mm2 product family which features devices that occupy a PCB footprint of only 4mm x 4mm, facilitating the high packing density.
1st May 2019

Sales growth wins Queen's Award for Pickering Interfaces

Sales growth wins Queen's Award for Pickering Interfaces
Pickering Interfaces has won the Queen’s Award for Outstanding Short Term Growth in overseas sales over the last three years. Comments CEO, Keith Moore (pictured), “Pickering Interfaces exports 95% of its production overseas - 40% to North America, 35% to Europe and 20% to Asia. We received the Queens Award this year due to our 25% average growth during each of the three previous years.”
24th April 2019


High accuracy PXI/PCI precision resistor modules offer long life

High accuracy PXI/PCI precision resistor modules offer long life
Pickering Interfaces has launched two new families of high density, high accuracy, precision programmable resistor modules in modular PXI and PCI formats for easy system integration. The 40-298 (PXI) and 50-298 (PCI) modules are each available in 50 standard configurations with up to 18, offering a huge choice of resistor channel count, resistance range and resistance setting resolution for a wide variety of functional test system applications.
16th April 2019

PXI matrix modules showcased at SMTConnect 2019

PXI matrix modules showcased at SMTConnect 2019
SMT Connect 2019 will provide the platform for Pickering Interfaces to show its modular signal switching and simulation solutions for use in electronic test and verification. These include the Model 40-559 BRIC Ultra-High-Density Large PXI Matrix Modules. This range of large PXI matrices are robust 1A/20W switching modules, with up to 4,096 crosspoints.
15th April 2019

Switching signal software improves speed and performance

Switching signal software improves speed and performance
Pickering Interfaces has launched an updated version of its signal routing software, Switch Path Manager Version 6.1.2, which adds auto-detection and route caching features that improve speed and performance. Pickering’s Switch Path Manager (SPM) software simplifies signal routing through switching systems and speeds up the development of switching system software and is especially useful for large complex switching systems.
3rd April 2019

4 & 6-Channel LXI Microwave MUX Solutions

4 & 6-Channel LXI Microwave MUX Solutions
Pickering Interfaces launch new four and six channel LXI 50Ω microwave multiplexers in compact 1U and 2U rack-mount form factors. The 60-801/60-802 high-performance microwave switches feature excellent RF characteristics and repeatability to within 0.01dB.
3rd November 2018

PXI modules head out to ITC 2018 in Phoenix

Pickering Switching Solutions, including Pickering Interfaces and Pickering Electronics will exhibit at the International Test Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. The company will showcase its latest high-density PXI and Ethernet LXI Switching & Simulation Solutions along with Signal Routing Software, its 6U Modular Chassis and the world’s smallest reed relays.
12th October 2018

RF PXI switches target telecom, semiconductor test

RF PXI switches target telecom, semiconductor test
A 13-model family of 8GHz solid-state RF PXI switches, including SPDT, SP4T, SP6T, SP8T, SP16T and 4x4 Matrix devices has been unveiled by Pickering Interfaces. The series 40-88xA high-performance switch family now covers 10MHz to 8GHz in the modular PXI format for easy system integration.
9th October 2018

Microwave switches cover 6GHz-40GHz with low VSWR

Microwave switches cover 6GHz-40GHz with low VSWR
Four and six channel LXI 50Ω microwave multiplexers in compact 1U and 2U rack-mount form factors have been launched by Pickering Interfaces. The 60-801/60-802 high-performance microwave switches feature excellent RF characteristics and repeatability to within 0.01dB.
24th September 2018

High accuracy PXI RTD simulator modules

High accuracy PXI RTD simulator modules
  Modular signal switching and simulation products, Pickering Interfaces, has launched its model 40-263 PXI RTD simulator module range that provides a cost-effective method of simulating PT100, PT500 or PT1000 RTDs (resistance temperature detectors) with high accuracy.
19th September 2018

USB/LXI chassis aids test functionality in tight spaces

USB/LXI chassis aids test functionality in tight spaces
A six-slot modular USB/LXI chassis that occupies only a small, 1U rack-height form factor, making it suitable for portable and space-restricted rack-mount applications has been released by Pickering Instruments.The 60-106 chassis accepts from one to six Pickering PXI 3U modules; the user can choose from over 1000 module types including programmable resistors, matrices, multiplexers, general purpose relays, RF switches and fault insertion units.
13th September 2018

PXI RTD simulator makes its bow at electronica

A range of products designed to increase test efficiency and productivity will be featured by – Pickering Interfaces at electronica in Munich, Germany (November 13 - 16). Making its debut will be a high-accuracy PXI RTD simulator. The 40-263 is a cost-effective method of simulating PT100, PT500 or PT1000 RTDs from -150°C to >850°C.
12th September 2018

RF/Microwave switches highlighted at EuMW 2018

RF/Microwave switches highlighted at EuMW 2018
RF & Microwave switching products that increase test system effectiveness and productivity will be demonstrated by Pickering Interfaces at European Microwave Week (September 25-27). A show debutant will be the 13-model family of PXI 8GHz solid-state RF switches, including SPDT, SP4T, SP6T, SP8T, SP16T and 4x4 Matrix devices.
6th September 2018

USB 2.0 module range expanded with PXIe version

USB 2.0 module range expanded with PXIe version
A PXIe version of its USB 2.0 Hub module has been introduced by Pickering Interfaces. It offers the same capabilities as the company’s PXI USB 2.0 Hub (model 40-738). This USB 2.0 Hub (model 42-738) is a single-slot 3U PXIe module that combines an 8-port USB 2.0 hub and USB data/power switching to provide a controlled connection between the backplane and USB products.
9th August 2018

Switches simulate fault conditions in automotive test applications

Switches simulate fault conditions in automotive test applications
PXI Fault Insertion Switches (model 40-202) that are available with 22 or 11 fault insertion channels have been announced by Pickering Interfaces. They were primarily designed to simulate fault conditions in automotive and avionics test applications involving the reliability testing of safety-critical controllers.
25th April 2018

Switching solutions on show at productronica 2017

Switching solutions on show at productronica 2017
  At productronica 2017 in Munich, Germany on 14th-17th November, Pickering Interfaces will showcase their latest high density PXI and Ethernet LXI Switching and Simulation on booth A1.452.
12th October 2017

Microwave switching solutions to feature at EuMW

Microwave switching solutions to feature at EuMW
A broad range of PXI and Ethernet LXI RF & Microwave switching solutions will be showcased by Pickering Interfaces at European Microwave Week (EuMW) (10 - 12 October). They will be highlighting recently released products. The PXI Microwave Multiplexers (model 40-785B) were recently expanded by Pickering with new 50GHz versions.
21st September 2017

Four-slot USB/LXI modular chassis set for IEEE AUTOTESTCON debut

Four-slot USB/LXI modular chassis set for IEEE AUTOTESTCON debut
A four-Slot USB/LXI Modular Chassis from Pickering Interfaces will make its debut at IEEE AUTOTESTCON 2017 (September 12-15) in Schaumburg, Illinois. The Chassis (model 60-105) complements Pickering’s two-slot USB/LXI Modular Chassis (model 60-104) in that they both offer a small, lightweight form/factor ideal for portable, benchtop and space restrictive applications.
8th September 2017

Relay matrix modules to be showcased at IEEE AUTOTESTCON

Relay matrix modules to be showcased at IEEE AUTOTESTCON
Pickering Interfaces will be introducing their new High-Density Modular LXI Ethernet Reed Relay Matrices at IEEE AUTOTESTCON in Schaumburg, IL, September 12-14, 2017. The new Modular LXI Matrix Reed Relay Modules (model 65-22x) were originally designed to test Semiconductors at wafer and package levels. The Reed Relay Matrix solution combines Pickering’s LXI Modular Chassis (model 65-200) with their new plug-in matrix module range—providing access to all signal connections on 200 pin connectors.
5th September 2017


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