Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

Pickering Interfaces, a global company, designs and manufactures high-quality modular signal switching and simulation for use in electronic test and verification. We offer the largest range of switching and simulation products in the industry for PXI, LXI and PCI applications, with over 1,000 in PXI alone. Our products are specified in test systems installed throughout the world and have a reputation for providing excellent reliability and value.

Our commitment to delivering you high-quality products does not just extend to our switching and simulation products. We also offer a full range of supporting cable and connector solutions, diagnostic test tools and software, including our signal routing software, Switch Path Manager and software drivers.

Our products have a history of longevity, typically 15–20 years, which is critical to many of our customers. All products manufactured by us come with a standard 3-year warranty and include guaranteed long-term support.

Pickering serves many electronics industries, including automotive, aerospace & defense, energy, industrial, communications, medical and semiconductor. We operate globally with direct operations in the US, UK, Germany, Sweden, France, Czech Republic, and China—with additional representation in countries throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.

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  • PXI Single Microwave SPDT Relay 40GHz 50 SMA-2.9

    40-780A-541 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    This PXI microwave module is part of a range that gives you the highest RF & microwave switching performance available. Applications are mainly in the microwave region, however there are many uses in the RF spectrum where extremely low insertion loss and ultra high isolation are critical, they may also be used for lower frequency RF applications where power handling to 240W is required (700W for N-Type options).

  • PXI 10 Banks 0f 8 Channel 1 Pole MUX

    40-615-021-10/8/1 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    High density multiplexer modules featuring a wide range of switching configurations, especially useful where a large number of small multiplexers are required. Typical applications include signal routing in ATE and data acquisition systems. Each module is factory configured into one of the configuration modes. Connections are made via a front panel 200-pin connector.

  • PXI 4x4 20GHz Matrix

    40-787-528-4X4 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-787 Microwave BRIC platform is designed to provide a solution for complex RF matrix applications. Using a common mechanical platform the module can be constructed to provide scaleable non-blocking or blocking microwave matrix for frequencies to at least 20GHz. The standard configurations provide up to a 4x4 matrix. More complex matrix can be constructed by adding further switching functions and other devices inside the module. The matrix is available with optional terminated inputs to avoid the creation of standing waves on unconnected input cables. A Loop Thru option allows the matrix size to be expanded by combining a number of modules with additional cables, enabling 8x4 or even 8x8 matrix to be constructed.

  • PXI 12x8 Matrix, 1 Pole Switching

    40-512-021 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-510 series of matrix modules feature a wide range of selectable switchingconfigurations (12x4,dual 12x4,12x8 and 24x4). Typical applications include signalrouting in ATE and data acquisition systems.Available reed relay formats are 1-pole, 2-pole and 1-Pole screened. The screenedversion is suitable for switching signals up to 50MHz. Larger matrices may be constructedby Daisy Chaining the common signals from multiple PXI modules.

  • PXI Dual 2 Channel Fiber MUX SC

    40-855-222-M - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    Pickering PXI Fiber Optic MEMS Switching cards are available in many high density formats with a choice of 5 different connector styles to suit most applications: FC/APC (for optimal performance), FC/PC and SC/PC for general applications and LC and MU for high density applications. Fiber optic multiplexers create a signal path by redirecting the optical signal into a selected output fiber. This is achieved using Micro-Mechanical Mirrors driven by a highly precise mechanism and activated via an electrical control signal.

  • PXI Remote Mount Dual SP6T Multiplexer 40GHz 50, SMA-2.9

    40-785B-542-E - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-785B range of PXI Microwave Multiplexers are available as a single or dual 6-channel panel mounted multiplexer with relays mounted on the front panel. The single slot version can support up to three supplied remotely mounted multiplexers. The single slot remote multiplexer versions occupy less PXI panel space and allow the microwave relays to be placed closer to the UUT and other RF test equipment. In some applications it can shorten the length of RF cable runs and improve system performance. The remote multiplexers are supplied complete with a 1.5m interface cable. These PXI Microwave multiplexer modules are suitable for constructing complex microwave switching networks and provide a range of switching configurations to suit most applications. Connection is by high performance SMA, SMA-2.9 and SMA-2.4 connectors for 50 versions. These modules offer high RF & Microwave performance with applications mainly in the Microwave region, however there are many uses in the RF spectrum where extremely low insertion loss and ultra-high isolation are critical.

  • PXI Quad 2 Channel Optic Mux LC

    40-855-442 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    Pickering PXI Fiber Optic MEMS Switching cards are available in many high density formats with a choice of 5 different connector styles to suit most applications: FC/APC (for optimal performance), FC/PC and SC/PC for general applications and LC and MU for high density applications. Fiber optic multiplexers create a signal path by redirecting the optical signal into a selected output fiber. This is achieved using Micro-Mechanical Mirrors driven by a highly precise mechanism and activated via an electrical control signal.

  • PXI Programmable Resistor Card 4-Channel 2 Ohm to 127 Ohm - SPST

    40-294-112 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    These PXI Programmable Resistor modules are available with either two channels of 16-bit, two channels of 12-bit or four channels of 8-bit resistor chains in a single 3U PXI module. The module is ideal for simulating sensors for control and management systems under test, allowing the user to verify system response in design verification or manufacturing test applications. The 40-294 can also be supplied with 8xSPST reed relays. These uncommitted relays have a number of uses, including extending the resistor chain, adding additional fault conditions and providing the functionally of a resistor module and an uncommitted relay module in a single PXI slot.

  • PXI 3x3 10GHz Matrix with Loop-Thru

    40-787-518-3X3-L - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-787 Microwave BRIC platform is designed to provide a solution for complex RF matrix applications. Using a common mechanical platform the module can be constructed to provide scaleable non-blocking or blocking microwave matrix for frequencies to at least 20GHz. The standard configurations provide up to a 4x4 matrix. More complex matrix can be constructed by adding further switching functions and other devices inside the module. The matrix is available with optional terminated inputs to avoid the creation of standing waves on unconnected input cables. A Loop Thru option allows the matrix size to be expanded by combining a number of modules with additional cables, enabling 8x4 or even 8x8 matrix to be constructed.

  • PXI High Density MUX BRIC, 6-Chan, 80-Pole

    40-570-113 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    This range of High-Density Multiplexer is part of our BRIC family. These MUX's are designed to simplify the connection of a common set of test equipment to one of a number of different devices for testing (simultaneous multiple channel selection is also possible, without limitation). These multiplexers are ideal for applications where the equipment needs to conduct the same test process on a series of similar devices one at a time. They are available in a variety of configurations that allow testing with differing number of devices to be tested and different connection widths to suit differing test equipment pin counts. All version are supported in a BRIC8 construction that occupies eight PXI 3U mechanical slots, one of which provides the PXI interface and power.

  • PXI Single 4 Channel Mux Fibre Optic LC

    40-850-414 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    Pickering PXI Fiber Optic MEMS Switching modules are available in many high density formats with a choice of 5 different connector styles to suit most applications: FC/APC (for optimal performance), FC/PC and SC/PC for general applications and LC and MU for high density applications. Fiber optic multiplexers create a signal path by redirecting the optical signal into a selected output fiber. This is achieved using Micro-Mechanical Mirrors driven by a highly precise mechanism and activated via an electrical control signal.

  • PXI BRIC8 FIBO Matrix Dual 20x4 3pin brkout

    40-592A-101 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-592A FIBO (Fault Insertion Break-Out) Matrix Module is a large-scale high density switching matrix based on the Pickering BRIC format. The fault insertion BRICs are designed for applications requiring the simulation of a variety of faults in complex, high pin count, applications involving sensors and control units. Typical faults that can be simulated are open-circuits, short circuits to ground or battery, or short-circuits between input/output lines. Typical applications are in automotive and aerospace industries which involve safety or mission critical systems that have to behave predictably when cabling or sensor faults occur.

  • PXI Millivolt Thermocouple Simulator Module - 16 Channel

    41-760-003 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    This series of PXI Thermocouple Simulator Modules is available in a choice of 32, 24, 16 or 8 channels—each channel providing a low-voltage output across two connector pins capable of providing ±20mV with 0.7µV resolution, ±50mV with 1.7µV resolution and ±100mV with 3.3µV resolution, covering most thermocouple types. These thermocouple simulators use two wire outputs with a remote output reference sense to ensure the modules deliver accurate low-level voltages, even if the system has common mode voltages present. In addition, each simulation channel is also able to provide an open circuit setting to simulate faulty wiring connections to a sensor. For improved accuracy each channel of the Low-Voltage Source carries accurate calibration data stored  on the module. The module also includes a calibration multiplexer for module test and verification purposes.

  • PXI Very High Density MUX 5 Chan 32 Pole

    40-675-002-5/32 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-675 series of very high density low cost multiplexer modules are available in a versatile range of switching configurations. The modules are supplied pre-configured in one of six multiplexer modes suitable for signal routing in high channel count ATE and data acquisition systems. The modules use high quality electromechanical signal relays allowing each channel to switch current up to 1A at 150VDC/100VAC. Connections are made via a front panel 200-pin connector.

  • PXI BRIC8 1Resource Distributor, 1Bus Matrix

    40-569-111 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-569 PXI Matrix BRIC provides a range of high-density bus matrix inputs and resource distributor bussed configurations capable of switching up to 2A and up to 100VDC/70VAC. These large PXI matrix modules are available in 4 or 8 slot sizes and are constructed using high-quality electromechanical relays. Typical applications include signal routing for avionics test systems that conform to the ARINC 608A specification. The flexibility of the 40-569 BRIC module allows a custom combination of Bus Matrix Inputs and Resource cards to meet the user's requirements.