How to Test a DC-DC Converter for Quality and Reliability

This post describes how to test a DC-DC converter. DC-DC converters are devices used to convert one DC voltage to another. DC-DC converters are used in a wide variety of products from portable devices such as cell phones, notebooks and laptop computers to electric vehicles and avionics. The range of input voltages and output voltages […]

Electronic Load for Low Voltage, High Current Applications

As server computers and networking systems become more powerful, point of load DC/DC voltages for CPUs are continuing trend lower (below 1V) while demanding higher currents. To satisfy the needs of test engineers, we have released a new DC electronic load for low voltage, high current applications. The 63206A-60-1000 DC Electronic Load provides up to […]

Basic Hipot to Advanced Analyzers, We’ve Got you Covered

Electrical Safety Test: Basic Hipot to Advanced Analyzers, We’ve Got you Covered Hipot or dielectric withstand testers and analyzers manufactured by Chroma are used for conducting electrical safety tests on electrical components and products to verify compliance with IEC, UL, TUV, CSA, EN as well as complex medical safety testing to ensure human safety and […]

Museum Dedicates B-17 Powered By Chroma DC Power Supplies

The Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum dedicates its B-17 ‘City of Savannah’ Restoration Project to hundreds of spectators. Foothill Ranch, CA: On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, The Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum dedicated its B-17 ‘City of Savannah’ Restoration Project to hundreds of spectators including World War II veterans, current military personnel and the many […]

Chroma donates DC Supplies to Mighty Eighth Museum

The Mighty 8th Air Force Museum is preserving the legacy of the Greatest Generation in part through a restoration project of a B-17 bomber. On Tuesday, the “B-17 Flying Fortress City of Savannah” received a power boost from a California company. Chroma Systems Solutions donated equipment with a price tag of more than $15,000. The bomber […]

Battery Charge/Discharge Test Software

Chroma has developed two software modules that integrate a DC power supply and an electronic load for battery pack testing. The Battery Charge/Discharge Testing Software programs the test sequence, loop and stop conditions. The measured voltage, current and power data is recorded in a file for future analysis. The Dynamic Current Waveform Simulation Software records […]

Battery Charge/Discharge Test Solutions

Satisfy your Battery Test Requirements such as charge rate, discharge rate, state of charge (SOC), and state of health (SOH), and depth of discharge (DoD) with accuracy in measuring voltage, current, temperature and power both statically and dynamically. DC Impedance Measurement For Battery Cell The battery pack for electric vehicles requires the battery cells be […]

Chroma’s PV Inverter Automatic Test Application

This Automated Test System uses the unique test command optimization technology to prevent the repeating control commands from sending to the system hardware devices. This improves the system test speed dramatically and makes Chroma 8000 PV Inverter Automatic Test Application, which uses open software architecture, highly efficient as a close or optimized automated test system. […]

Product Focus: Chroma’s 8000 Model Automated Test Systems

The Chroma Power Supply Automated Test System Model 8000 is the ultimate solution for power electronic testing. The system includes a wide range of hardware choice such as AC/DC Sources, Electronic Loads, DMM, Oscillate Scope, Noise Analyzer and OVP/Short Tester. This flexibility combined with its open architecture software platform PowerPro III, gives users a flexible, […]

Automated Test Systems Suited To Your Application

Chroma Systems Solutions not only designs and supplies Automated Test Systems in Power Supply, Communication, Aerospace, and National Defense industries, but also in alternative energy markets such as Hybrid Automobiles, LED Luminance Devices, Solar, Fuel Cells, and Battery. Chroma has a wide variety of instrumentation including AC/DC Programmable Power Sources, Electronic Loads and Digital Power […]