Test Facility

  • Three 75HP 10,000RPM Rotational Test Benches in Configurable Arrangements

  • Position, Velocity or Torque Control & Measurement

  • Universal Mounting Fixture for Interfacing to Specific Component
  • Configurable Analog & Digital Data Acquisition and Control Hardware

  • Programmable Test Software Platform (ATA ECTS) for Custom Test Script Generation

  • Automated Data Analysis Software for Graphing and Report Generation

  • 2D & 3D Graphing, Curve Fitting, FFT, Order Analysis, Statistical Analysis, etc.

Fixturing and Prototyping Capabilities

  • 3D CAD Design Station (Dassault Systems Solidworks) for Mechanical Prototype Design
  • Electrical Design Station (Autodesk AutoCAD) for Electrical Circuit Development
  • Pneumatic Design Station (FESTO FluidDraw) for Pneumatic Circuit Development
  • Hydraulic Design Station (Microsoft Visio) for Hydraulic Circuit Development
  • Optical Design Station (MathWorks MATLAB) for Optical Circuit Development
  • Software Design Station (National Instruments LabVIEW) for Software Development
  • 4-Axis CNC Milling Machine for Prototype Fabrication
  • Measurement Equipment (Calipers, Micrometers, Dial Indicators) for Quality Control
  • Power Tools (Drills, Saws, Grinders, Polishers, Heat Guns, Compressors, etc.)
  • General Hand Tools for Assembly Purposes

Large Inventory of Various Components

  • Mechanical: Fasteners, Plates, Brackets, Bearings, Pulleys & Belts, Couplings, etc.
  • Electrical: Wire, Relays, Fuses, Transformers, Connectors, Enclosures, etc.
  • Hydraulic Fittings, Pipe, Tubing, Valves, Manifolds, etc.
  • Pneumatic Fittings, Hose, Valves, Gauges, etc.
  • Optical: Light Sources, Spectrum Analyzers, Fibers, etc.
  • Sensors: Torque, Pressure, Temperature, Signal Conditioners, etc.

Sample Tests

  • module start-up sequence
  • enable signal
  • position sensor calibration
  • torque sensor calibration
  • system fault diagnostics
  • speed sensor feedback
  • back-driving torque
  • maximum torque
  • self-return
  • steering limit protection
  • thermal protection
  • PWM current draw
  • assist limiting
  • dead-band (low)
  • dead-band (high)
  • steering bumpiness
  • power consumption test
  • directional change effort
  • velocity response
  • acceleration response
  • slalom course
  • durability test