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Supplier: IPI Solutions Ltd.
Description: Visual FAIR is a business application designed to save you time and money by effectively managing the First Article Inspection Reporting process. It removes the administrative burden for your Quality professionals, quite simply VisualFAIR offers, Improved quality, Eliminates waste, Reduces lead
Standards and Technical Documents - 1000-1987 - An American National Standard IEEE Standard for Mechanical Core Specifications for Microcomputers -- 10.1109/IEEESTD.1988.122133
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Supplier: SAE International
Description: Aerospace First Article Inspection Requirement SAE Standards for Works In Progress WIP - Not available for purchase at this time. Document Number: AS9102 Project Number: Project Initiation: Revision Number: B Title: Aerospace First Article Inspection Requirement Issuing Committee
Description: this capability to our customers, suppliers, valued partners and start-up organizations. Services in this area include: Statistical Process Control First Article CMM Validation Measurement System Analysis (MSA) Hardness & Material Testing FMEA Inspection Services
- Capabilities: Auditing / Assessment, Consulting / Training, Evaluation, Failure Analysis / Troubleshooting, Field Evaluation / On-site Inspection, First Article / Contract QA, Fixtures / Equipment, In-process / In-line Testing, Research and Development
- Forms Inspected: Components / Parts, Products, Facilities / Capital Equipment, Samples
- Services Offered: Condition Monitoring, Dimensional Gaging / Metrology, Electrical / Electronic Testing, Flow / Pressure Testing, Mechanical / Structural (Statics), NDT / Inspection, Visual / Video Inspection
- Industry Applications: Aerospace / Avionics, Electrical Distribution, Health Care / Medical, HVAC, Plumbing and Lighting, Hydraulics / Pneumatics, Industrial / Machinery, Instrument & Sensors / Laboratory
Supplier: Boulder Imaging, Inc.
Description: Boulder Imaging offers Quazar Vision Inspector Benchmark, designed for accurate measurement of high precision 2D, flat part, sheet metal, gasket, quality control, and first article inspection as well as Statistical Process Control (SPC) and reverse engineering. With Benchmark you obtain immediate
- Monochrome / Color: Monochrome, Color
- Time Lapse Recording: Yes
- Video Format: NTSC, PAL, RS-170, CCIR, Other
- Color Signal: RGB, Y PbPr, Y/C (S-Video), Composite, Other
Supplier: Nikon Metrology, Inc.
Description: Inspection of fuselage, wing, wing/body connection, landing gear door and jet engine blade Gap and step inspection of jet engine cowling Automated inspection of riveting hole positions Mold, first article and serial inspection of composite parts On-machine verification of large machined parts
- Machine Type and Specifications: Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM)
- Application: Dimensional Measurement, Profile Measurement
- Control: CNC
- Mounting Options: Free Standing
Description: be inexpensively modified when compared to die-cast, permanent mold, or investment cast tools Short lead time (typical tooling lead time of 1 week, typical first article lead time of 1-2 weeks, expedited lead times are available) Our sand casted parts is typically used for parts over 14" (in any
- Casting Type: Sand Casting, Other
- Secondary Operations: Coating, Heat Treating, Machining, Mechanical Assembly, Surface Finishing
- Services: Design Assistance, Prototype / Market Entry Casting, Testing and Inspection, Low to Mid Volume Production
- Materials: Aluminum / Aluminum Alloy , Magnesium / Magnesium Alloy, Zinc / Zinc Alloy
Supplier: Micro Quality Calibration, Inc.
Description: complete their mechanical machine processes without time consuming stops and starts to do inspection steps. Our Verification techniques have proven a significant cost savings factor to both the manufacturing and quality cost. Additionally, our First Article rapid response team often can turn critical
- Capabilities: Auditing / Assessment, Certification, Consulting / Training, Evaluation, Failure Analysis / Troubleshooting, Field Evaluation / On-site Inspection, First Article / Contract QA, Fixtures / Equipment, In-process / In-line Testing
- Forms Inspected: Products, Quality / Management Systems, Samples, Services
- Services Offered: Dimensional Gaging / Metrology, Electrical / Electronic Testing, Flow / Pressure Testing, Reliability / Robustness, Thermal Imaging / Thermography, Visual / Video Inspection, Specialty / Other
- Industry Applications: Appliances, Aerospace / Avionics, Automotive, Building & Construction, Coatings / Paint, Drugs / Pharmaceuticals, Electrical Distribution, Food & Beverage, Health Care / Medical, HVAC, Plumbing and Lighting, Hydraulics / Pneumatics, Industrial / Machinery, Instrument & Sensors
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New High Current Filtering Articles
NexTek has posted two freshly published technical articles regarding High Current Feedthrough filters in the Technical Article section of our GlobalSpec page. "High-Current, High-Frequency Filtering With Feedthrough Caps" (.PDF) published in Power Electronics Magazine, May 2011. The first article discusses the important factors in choosing an appropriate filter, such as temperature rise and shunt current dissipation. "Accurate Feedthrough Capacitor Performance Measurement at High Frequencies... (read more)
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Morrison Berkshire, Inc.
Truck Frame Reconditioning...Mass Transit
Morrison Berkshire, Inc. has the capability to achieve reconditioning tasks per your contract engineered program. A contract manufacturer specializing in heavy fabrications, large machining and short run production. Our 130,000 sq. ft. facility is capable of manufacturing your component regardless of its shape on numerous CNC machine tools. Services can include: Fabrication by ASME or AWS certified welders. CNC machining of large size components. FAI (first article inspection). Specialized... (read more)
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Franke Plating Works Inc.
Prototypes in Different Colors
Franke Plating has had several customers coming to us with different projects and first article for customer approval. It seems more customers are being creative in finding ways to reach markets that will bring in the work. Franke Plating has been very helpful in the plating engineering aspects of the projects. It is our job to let the customer know what is best for form, function, and fit to make their product do the best job it can for a reasonable price. Steven summers VP/ CEF has been more... (read more)
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RAM Electronics, Inc.
Computer Lane Monitor
and/or model is followed straight through to production. Key benefits. Coordinated electronic design with hardware design. Coordinated electronic functionality with software design. Ease of up-grades and revisions. Capabilities. OR-CAD and AutoCad PCB design layout. Micro Programming Systems-Motorola, National, Pic's, Philips, Intel, etc. Prototyping, first article inspection, production and fabrication. Pre-production approval process and documentation. Configuration and documentation control... (read more)
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Engineered Component Solutions, LLC
An American firm with international pricing focused on quality control. Our employees on the ground globally allows ECS to manage your project effectively, from design/first articles to high quality delivered production parts. USA warehousing, managed lead-times, and cash flow solutions makes ECS an attractive new member of your team on future projects. ECS's goal is to become part of your team. making your job easier. We can fill the gap that is needed for you to feel confident when working... (read more)
Browse Metal Casting Services Datasheets for Engineered Component Solutions, LLC
Noren Products, Inc.
Custom Heat Pipe Conductors
Noren Products is a premier heat pipe designer and manufacturer offering thermal modeling. From first article to production contact the heat pipe experts. Noren Products is a leader in heat pipe technology, solving numerous types of thermal problems. We offer stock heat pipes as well as custom pipes to meet all kinds of customer requirements. We routinely design and manufacture heat pipes in a multitude of sizes and shapes. Unusual applications or geometries can be easily accommodated... (read more)
Browse Heat Pipes Datasheets for Noren Products, Inc.
R. S. Hughes Company, Inc.
Saunders - Die Cutting - Converting - Kit Assembly
p]We offer Precision Die Cutting & Kiss Cutting - Cut to Length - Slitting - Sheeting and Laminating - Flexographic Printing - Rewinding - Kit Assembly - First Articles - Full Scale Production - Island Placement - Material Sourcing - Multilayer Lamination - Perforations - Pilot Runs - Printing - Zoned Adhesive - Prototypes - Experimental.[/p]. [p]We would love to hear from you and assist with your next project or design.[/p]. [p]Please visit our website, call us at 1-888-932-8836... (read more)
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Franke Plating Works Inc.
PROTOTYPE FROM START TO FINISH
In todays volatile market Franke Plating Works has achieved great success in doing Prototype projects for its Customers. This involves developing the right plating process to achieve what the customers needs are and giving them options on where to find Companies to do these jobs after Prototypes are completed. Warren Franke, President and owner has been doing first article work for several Franke Plating Works customers for many years. Now Franke... (read more)
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RF/Microwave Hermetic Packages
material requirements. As part of the first article evaluation, our operators evaluate each design for thermal mass, temperature coefficient of expansion, fixturing, plating, solder type and other key criteria to establish a precise oven profile for each assembly. Once identified, each oven profile is stored for use in future builds. Whether the need is for a solder module, a matched glass seal, or direct fire assembly, Thunderline-Z has the right combination of equipment and experience... (read more)
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MetraSCAN : Portable CMM 3D Scanner
total freedom of movement for significantly increased productivity and quality!. APPLICATIONS. Inspection. Part-to-CAD analysis. First article inspection. Supplier product quality inspection. Conformity assessment of 3D models against original parts or production tooling. Conformity assessment of manufactured parts against originals. Alignment. Tooling certification. Reverse Engineering. Surface reconstruction. 3D modeling. Tooling & jigs development. Maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO... (read more)
Browse Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMM) Datasheets for Creaform Inc.
Micro Quality Calibration, Inc.
Inspection / Testing Services
plan which is SPC driven, to enable many of our customers to nearly complete their mechanical machine processes without time consuming stops and starts to do inspection steps. Our Verification techniques have proven a significant cost savings factor to both the manufacturing and quality cost. Additionally, our First Article rapid response team often can turn critical path inspection in 24-72 hours. Our expertise in spherical (roundness), surface finish, optical (non-contact), and dimensional... (read more)
Browse Inspection Services Datasheets for Micro Quality Calibration, Inc.
PremaTech Advanced Ceramics
Semiconductor Manufacturer improves productivity
with the metalizing vendor to discuss important surface features. Those collaborative efforts led the vendor to recommend a nickel chrome coating instead of nickel for achieving desired resistivity. PremaTech engineers also worked collectively to determine an optimal adhesive thickness down to 0.0005". Two months later, PremaTech delivered 20 parts for First Article Inspection (FAI). The customer approved the FAI shipment and proceeded to order 700 parts. PremaTech also codified in-process... (read more)
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RiverSide Electronics, Ltd.
and effective. ISO 9001:2008 certified. ISO 13485:2003 certified. IPC-A-610 revision E workmanship standard deployed. ~ In-house certified instructors. ~ Qualification program. Receiving inspection. First article approval. Root-Cause Corrective & Preventative Action. ~ Pareto defect analysis. ~ RiverSide Electronics Problem Solving (8 - D). Robust ESD program. ~ Smocks. ~ Shoes. ~ Conductive floor. ~ Humidity controlled environment. On-line quality tracking system. ~ IQS - Advanced Quality System... (read more)
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Manufacturing Initiative (iNEMI) standard. Preparation of First Article Inspection data. Test Fixtures. Coilcraft designs and manufactures fixtures that interface with the most commonly used test equipment in order to test many surface mount and leaded components. These fixtures are invaluable tools for companies that perform their own first article inspections. Custom screening & testing capabilities. Test range: DC to 40 GHz. Customized COTS Solutions. Alternate terminations for all components. 100%... (read more)
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3D Laser Scanner for Quality Inspection
geometry of the part. The systems then compare the 3D scanner results to computer aided design (CAD) models to provide accurate and timely 3D measurement feedback for quality control. Automatically generated reports help to provide proof that you are producing products to specification. ShapeGrabber 3D scanners make it possible to: Reduce inspection time by rapidly conducting automatic or first-article inspection in minutes. Measure the whole part, not just a few points, providing greater assurance... (read more)
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Americor Electronics, Ltd.
Custom Designed Cable Assemblies by Americor
highlight every aspect of their product to create a cable assembly which guarantees maximum function and cost efficiency. Process and Capabilities include: Design and Development. Sample Production. First Article Submission. Production. Testing. Stocking Programs. AMERICOR Electronics, Ltd. provides Original Equipment Manufacturers with a most comprehensive and expanded line of electronic and specialty connectors and interconnect products, interference suppression components, power cords and power... (read more)
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High accuracy handheld 3D Scanner for inspection
reports and: Non contact inspection. First article inspection. Supplier quality inspection. Part-to-CAD inspection. Conformity assessment of 3D models against the original parts / production tooling. Conformity assessment of manufactured parts against the originals. Reverse Engineering & Styling, design & Analysis: Facilitates surface reconstruction, class A surfacing, 3D modeling, clay model digitizing, mechanical design, tooling & jigs design, maintenance... (read more)
Browse Dimensional and Profile Scanners Datasheets for Creaform Inc.
Micro Quality Calibration, Inc.
. CMM calibration is performed in an environmentally controlled climate (both temperature and humidity are closely monitored 68 °F with relative humidity not to exceed 40%) to give the highest degree of measurement uncertainty. First Article Inspection Services. Let us examine your part / product for defects prior to manufacturing. Whether it ’s prototype inspection, Initial Sample Inspection Report, full dimensional layout, or Production Part Approval Process our First Article Inspection... (read more)
Browse CMM, Gage, and Inspection Equipment Services Datasheets for Micro Quality Calibration, Inc.
RAM Electronics, Inc.
Custom Design and Production for Byrne Electrical
with hardware design. Coordinated electronic functionality with software design. Ease of up-grades and revisions. Capabilities. OR-CAD and AutoCad PCB design layout. Micro Programming Systems-Motorola, National, Pic's, Philips, Intel, etc. Prototyping, first article inspection, production and fabrication. Pre-production approval process and documentation. Configuration and documentation control... (read more)
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Marshall Manufacturing Company
Process Management Delivers Quality
Optical Comparator (50x Magnification). Precision Devices Surfometer Profilometer. Helios UMG 50 Super Micrometer. Bore Gages – Various Hand Tools - Micrometers. Customer Specific Designed Profile Gages. Measurement Capabilities. First Article Inspection. Receiving Inspection. First Piece/Setup Inspection. In Process Inspection. Final Audit Inspection. Statistical Sampling Plans (including C=0 and ANSI/ASQ Z1.4). GR &R Studies (Gage Reproduceability and Repeatability). Process Risk... (read more)
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Magna-Tech Manufacturing, Inc.
Patriot CNC - Performance, Precision, Pride
and people. Our machining centers, including the Mazak HCN 6000, Toyoda FH550R and Mitsui-Seiki HU50A, are feature rich and offer our customers unparalleled flexibility and quality. We also have in-house redundancy of several of our machining centers, ensuring Patriot can handle multiple orders with precision and consistency. CMM Services from Patriot CNC. First Article Inspection (FAI). One off operations. SPC & Process Capability studies. CAD model inspection. Running Pc-Dmis 2009... (read more)
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Microwave Photonic Systems, Inc.
EMI/RFI Shield Patch Panel
The 1U2445S Shielded patch panel was developed by MPS Inc for L3, Camden NJ. and is an example of our custom engineering solutions. The first article was delivered within six weeks of the initial purchase order. Shipboard phone systems utilizing RJ45 connectors needed to be connected to higher density lines with DB44 connectors in a space saving device. Cross talk and interference are eliminated with a shielded enclosure and individually shielded CAT5e receptacles. A multiple layer PCB... (read more)
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TRICOR Systems Inc.
921B Displacement Force Test Station
. Invaluable as a test tool for qualifying first article product, audit testing, engineering investigation and life study tests, the Model 921B can also be used in automated production areas. When integrated with an automatic feed or an x-y positioner, the Model 921B functions as a cost-effective automated test station ideal for a wide variety of production applications. The 921B is provided with a user friendly application software that runs on Microsoft Windows based PCs. The output data is all... (read more)
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Portable 3D Scanners
Control/Inspection. Non-contact inspection. Part-to-CAD inspection. First article inspection. Casting inspection. INDUSTRIES : . Aerospace. Automotive/Transport. Consumer Products. Heavy Industries. Manufacturing. Power Generation. Research and Education. Others... (read more)
Browse 3D Scanners Datasheets for Creaform Inc.
Hoffer Flow Controls, Inc.
Turbine Flow Meters for Shipboard Applications
that has been. tested to meet Mil-S-901D shock requirements, Mil-Std-167-1 mechanical vibration requirements and Mil-Std-462D EMI requirements. The Hoffer flowmeters have been first-article tested and certified by independent laboratories to meet these Military standards. These flow systems are available in a variety of sizes supporting flow ranges starting at.25 GPM through 12,000 GPM. The Hoffer "Navy design" turbine flowmeter is well suited for this application because of the robustness... (read more)
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Inspect Plastic Medical Parts with a 3D Scanner
or standard. inspection table. With it, medical device manufacturers who need to inspect. injection molded plastics and other complex-shaped parts can reduce inspection time (both first article and production) and greatly enhance part coverage, increasing customer satisfaction by reducing defects and providing proof that specs are met. Rapid and efficient inspection scans also reduce production equipment downtime, material waste, and human inspection error. The system: • Allow rigorous... (read more)
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First Article Inspection with a 3D Scanner
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All-Inclusive First Article Inspection Completed Faster (.pdf)
First article inspection is critical when molding high quality products. But it is a costly, time consuming and tedious process where expense and lead time swell when inspecting multicavity or family molds-or when parts have complex geometry. It is also a process that is dependent on the quality
Guidelines for Assembling a First Article Test Plan
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Adhesives in Food Contact Articles Current & Future European Regulation
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