Tools for Hardware Design, Development and Assembly

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Mentor Graphics Expedition Enterprise 2005
Printed Circuit Board Software:

  • Analog Designer
  • AutoActive PCB Browser
  • CES
  • Design Capture
  • Design Capture Browser
  • Design Capture Procedural Interface
  • DesignView
  • DxDataBook
  • DxDesigner
  • DxVariantManager
  • EDIF Schematic Interface
  • Expedition PCB
  • Fablink XE
  • I/O Designer
  • ICX
  • ICX Pro Explorer
  • ICX Standard Library
  • Library Manager Design Capture-Expedition
  • Library Manager DxDesigner-Expedition
  • ODBGateway to ODB++ Install
  • Orcad-Expedition Interface
  • Parts Manager Administrator
  • Parts Manager Client
  • PCB Planner
  • PCB Viewer
  • Quiet Expert
  • Report Writer
  • TAU
  • Variant Manager
  • Meets the needs of mid-sized to large electronics companies with complex PCB designs
  • Eliminates the burden of managing multiple tools, with its common database and user interface
  • Supports globally dispersed design teams with real-time collaboration
  • Maintains data integrity – from concept to manufacturing
  • Reduces design cycle time and manufacturing costs, while increasing productivity
  • Is integrated with DMS™ (Data Management System) and CES (Constraint Editing System), providing a central infrastructure for component libraries, design data versioning and management, design reuse, where used, entry and management of high speed and manufacturing rules, and integration with corporate PLM systems
  • Once the design is complete, integration with manufacturing output tools ensures that the integrity of the design is maintained, even when your teams are globally dispersed
Mentor Graphics ModelSim
FPGA Simulation:

  • ModelSim
  • Multiple language support
  • Widest support of industry standards
  • Link to Matlab® from The MathWorks®
  • Integration to emulation, HW/SW co-verification, and mixed-signal simulation
  • Industry’s most widely used verification environment
  • Single-kernel architecture provides the fastest and most effective verification
  • Support for all industry standard languages, including VHDL, Verilog, SystemVerilog, SystemC, PSL
  • Broadest support for verification methodologies, including Assertion-based verification and functional coverage
  • Integrated debug environment finds and correct bugs faster
  • Broadest platform support, seamlessly move from Windows to Linux to Unix with no additional training
  • Silicon Vendor Program with more than 500 technologies qualified and supported, including deep sub-micron technologies for 90nm / 65nm node
  • Valued Added Partner program with more than EDA 60 partners
Mentor Graphics LeonardoSpectrum
FPGA Synthesis:

  • LeonardoSpectrum
  • One tool, one learning curve, one set of scripts, for CPLDs, FPGAs or ASICs
  • MIX VHDL, Verilog, and EDIF to enable design reuse and instantiation of intellectual property
  • Highest QoR with the speed and features you need for large designs
  • HDLInventor creates optimized HDL code fast and facilitates company wide sharing of intellectual property
  • Technology-specific F.A.S.T. Optimization ensures a fast and small design
  • P&R Integrator simplifies place-and-route and delivers improved results
  • Built-in partitioning speeds ASIC prototyping and verification process
Agilent E3646A
Dual Output DC Power Supply:

  • E3646A-OE3 – 230V single-phase 3-wire. 230 VAC +/- 23V operation, 47 to 63 Hz
  • 60 W dual output, dual range: 0-8V/ 3 A and 0-20V/ 1.5 A
  • Equiped with an easy-to-use rotatory knob and self-guiding keypads
  • Built-in GPIB and RS-232
  • SCPI compatible
  • Over-voltage protection and remote sensing
  • Low noise and excellent regulation
  • Front and rear output terminals
True RMS Multimeter:

  • Fluke 189 – Multimeter
  • TL81 – Test cables set
  • C25 – Multimeter box
  • Extremely fast readings
  • True RMS AC + DC measurements
  • 100 kHz AC bandwidth for voltage and current
  • Dual display with bargraph and two-level backlight
  • Min/max/average with real time clock and 250 µs Fast Min-Max
  • Frequency, capacitance, duty cycle & pulse width measurements
  • Resistance, conductance, continuity and diode measurements
  • Temperature and dBV/dBm with selectable reference
  • PC interface for data exchange and closed case calibration
  • Internal memory allows stand-alone logging of up to 1000 measurements (189 only)
  • Readings memory for up to 100 readings
Natural convection oven:

  • Model 2001243 – DIGITHEAT
  • Designed for drying and sterilizing with adjustable temperatures from ambient +5ºC up to 250ºC
  • Provided with a digital electronic temperature and time regulator, and with a Pt100 probe
  • The heat distribution inside the chamber is produced by natural convection
  • Resolution of 1ºC
LPKF Laser&Electronics ProtoMat C100/HF
Circuit board plotter suitable for producing circuit boards prototypes and engraved films:

  • CircuitCAM 5.0 – Combined Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) program. To import check and edit circuit board production data in various CAM formats, and then output them again into a CAM format (LMD)
  • BoardMaster 5.0 – Program for automatic control of HP-GL-compatible LPKF circuit board plotters. Capable of reading in, displaying and processing production data in LMD format (generated in LPKF CircuitCAM) as well as production data generated in HP-GL format
  • Dust extraction unit
  • Dust extraction AutoSwitch
  • Head illumination
  • Applications: All 1 and 2-sided types of circuit board with usual equipment density (FR3, FR4, FR5, G10), flexible substrates, RF-substrates, milling cut-outs in front-panels, drilling test adapters, structuring film layouts, solder frames for PCB assembly, as well as SMD fine conductor technology, contour milling, front panel/plate engraving, rigid-flex PCB deep milling, separating and reworking of assembled and unassembled PCB’s, processing casings, multilayer up to 8 layers in combination with MiniContact-II and MultiPress-II
  • Speed of machining spindle: 100.000 rpm
  • Minimum conductor width: 0.1 mm
  • Minimum conductor interval: 0.1 mm
  • Minimum hole diameter: 0.2 mm
  • Motion range: 340 mm x 200 mm
  • Drilling capacity: max. 120 strokes/min
  • Motion rate: 35 mm/sec
CeNeCe Milling machine:

  • KRESS 1050 FME Milling Tool
  • CeNeCe-C6 Control System
  • Remote control
  • Attaching flanges (cast iron)
  • Industrial vacuum cleaner
  • Software Mach2 – The control software for the CNC milling machine. It works under Windows XP, transforms any PC into a professional numeric control system
  • Software VCarve Pro – The complete software solution for CNC Routing, Engraving & Sign Making
  • Heavy duty milling workbench, with corrugated aluminium sides for piece bearing through attaching flanges
  • Guides with lineal rolling bearings (15 mm)
  • Polyurethane dented belt transmission with unextendable interior steel threads, HTD3M step
  • High-speed movement (15.000 mm/min.)
  • Resolution: 0,01 mm
  • Compatible with any common industrial milling engine. Includes Kress 1050 W
  • CeNeCe 24HB90 200-step engines with 30 Kg/cm torque
  • CeNeCe-C6 controlling box
  • X and Y axis movement through dented belts
  • Z axis movement through trapezoidal screw drive
  • Axis ending detection
  • Workbench dimensions: 1590 x 810 cm
  • Working area: 1360 x 740 cm. Z axis working height: 80 mm
PROMAX FA-665 (4 units)
Triple DC Power Supply:

  • FA665AES01
  • Main output: 2 x (0 to 30 V / 5 A). Tracking function
  • Auxiliary output: 5 V / 1 A
  • Combines linear and commutation technology
  • Equiped with fine and coarse control to better adjust the voltage, together with a control to pre-set the maximum output current
  • All outputs are floating with respect to the earth