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 4 Banks of 40 Channel 1 Pole MUX

    40-615-022-4/40/1 - 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 Precision Resistor Module 4-Channel, 1.5 to 3.55k

    40-297-123 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    This 4-channel PXI Precision Resistor Module provides a simple solution for applications requiring accurate simulation of resistive sensors. The 40-297 series is available in a variety of resistance ranges and resolution capabilities that meet the needs of most functional test systems. It is particularly well suited to applications such as the testing of engine controllers where resistive sensors provide information on parameters such as temperature.

  • PXI MUX 2 Banks of 32 Channel 1 Pole

    40-610-021-2/32/1 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    This series of high density multiplexer modules feature 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. Connections are made via a front panel 200-pin connector.Inter-bank linking relays allow multiplexer size to be increased in multiples of in multiples of three by joining the common terminals of adjacent banks. Closing one linking switch produces a 6-channel multiplexer, closing all linking switches produces an 54-channel multiplexer

  • PXI Single 6-Channel 10A Solid State MUX

    40-666-012 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-666 is a high current multiplexer available in dual 3-channel or single 6-channel configurations occupying two slots of PXI chassis. Each multiplexer switch uses a fully isolated solid state relay which has been designed to offer fast operation under hot switching conditions and high inrush current with no operational life degradation. Each multiplexer channel can support 10A of continuous current and switch up to 200V signals. The switches can sustain inrush currents in excess of 50A. AC or DC signals can be switched since the switch is polarity insensitive. Note: The 40-666-012 supersedes the 40-666-002 which is functionally the same but with some changes in specification. A data sheet for the 40-666-002 can be found in the 40-666/667 User Manual.

  • PXI 2A Multiplexer, 8-Bank, 4-Channel 4-Pole

    40-614-005 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-614 High Density 2 Amp multiplexer module is available in 20 configurations. All configurations use high quality electro-mechanical signal relays allowing each channel to switch current up to 2A and voltage up to 200VDC/140VACThe module is suitable for signal routing in ATE and data acquisition systems. User connections are made via a front panel 160-pin DIN 41612 connector which is fully supported by our range of cabling and connector solutions.

  • PXI Triple 2 x 2 Fibre Optic Mux LC

    40-860-432 - 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.

  • Dual 16 to 1 Terminated 50 600MHz PXI RF Multiplexer

    40-765-002 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    This 4 to 1 multiplexer is part of a range of RF multiplexers available in the following configurations: dual, quad and octal 4 to 1, single, dual and quad 8 to 1, single and dual 16 to 1 and single 32 to 1. All multiplexers have the option of automatic terminations which offer advantages at system level by reducing the presence of standing waves in the system which can cause degradation in isolation and crosstalk. These RF multiplexers exhibit low insertion loss and VSWR through the use of modern RF relay technology at an affordable cost. Each MUX has been carefully designed to ensure excellent and repeatable RF characteristics to frequencies of 600MHz with each path having a nominally equal insertion loss. The injection of noise and unwanted signals into the signal paths has been minimized by careful attention to the mechanical and electrical design. User connections are made via SMB connectors; you can find the associated RF cable & connector accessories data sheet under the downloads tab above.

  • PXI Dual 4 to 1 Terminated RF Multiplexer 3GHz 50 Ohm MCX

    40-873-102 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-873 is a 4 to 1 RF MUX available with 1 or 2 banks in a single PXI slot. Additionally, extra switching allows unused channels to be terminated into 50 Ohm, maintaining signal integrity. All versions have been designed to exhibit low insertion loss and VSWR through the use of modern RF relay technology at an affordable cost. Each MUX has been carefully designed to ensure excellent and repeatable RF characteristics to frequencies of 3GHz.

  • PXI RTD Simulator Module 18-Channel PT1000

    40-262-002 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-262 is a 3U PXI module range that supports 6 (in one slot), 12 or 18 (in two slots) channels of RTD simulation. Based on the 40-260 design principles the module can provide a setting resolution of <8m (PT100) or <90m (PT1000) and a resistance accuracy of better than 0.1% on all channels. Each simulation channel is able to provide a short or open circuit setting to simulate faulty wiring connections to a sensor. Calibration or verification of each resistor channel can be verified by using the calibration port connected to a high performance DMM and a supplied software package. Each module can be specified with a resistance range of either 90 to 250 suitable for PT100 simulation (40-262-001/201/101),or 900 to 2500 suitable for PT1000 simulation (40-262-002/202/102). Both resistance ranges are suitable for simulatinga temperature range of approximately -25C to 410C for their given sensor type. The use of resistance value calls makesprogramming simple, an API to convert temperature requests to resistance calls using a model of the sensor being used isalso available. Each channel can operate with a differential input voltage range of greater than 15V relative to a definedcommon mode voltage. The common mode voltage can be set to 0V, (input range of at least 15V), +12V (input range of -3V to+27V), -12V (input range of -27V to +3V) or an external comm>

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

    40-785B-543-TE - 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 Programmable Resistor Module 5x16 Bit, 0 Ohm to 65K Ohm

    40-295-021-5/16 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-296/40-295 series provides fully isolated variable resistors available as either adjustable resistors (40-295 series) or potentiometers (40-296 series). The 40-295 is a Programmable Resistor module with up to 18 channels of 8-bit resolution resistor chains in a single 3U PXI module. The flexible architecture allows these modules to also be supplied as 12, 16 or 24-bit resolution versions for applications requiring finer resolution, greater resistance range or higher channel count. The 40-296 version is wired as a potentiometer with two end connections and a wiper. They are ideal for simulating the sensors for control and management systems under test, allowing the user to verify system response in design verification or manufacturing test applications. Each model is available with a variety of channel counts to allow the user to choose the lowest cost solution for their application..

  • PXI Resistor Module 4-Channel 1R to 255R with SPDT

    40-293-113 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-293 is a Programmable Resistor module with 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 40-293 can also be supplied with 8xSPDT electro-mechanical 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 PXIslot.

  • Dual 16x6 1-Pole High-Density PXI Matrix Module

    40-520-303 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    The 40-520 family of high-density PXI matrices is available in 22 different configurations with up to 256 crosspoints. The choice of six bus widths (x16, x12, x8, x6, x4 and x2) enables competitively priced solutions using Pickering Electronics instrumentation quality reed relays. These relays offer very long life with good low-level switching performance and excellent contact resistance stability. Typical applications include signal routing in ATE and data acquisition systems.

  • PXI 4 x Changeover Switch 1GHz, 75 SMB

    40-710-754 - Pickering Interfaces Ltd.

    Model 40-710 RF switching card has a bank of 4 individual high performance RF changeover switches (50 or 75 Ohm, Bi-directional) with very low insertion loss, suitable for handling signals up to 2.5GHz. Applications include aerial switching, routing high frequency signals into oscilloscopes and analysers. Available with a choice of connectors: SMA, SMB and Siemens 1.0/2.3 versions. BNC versions are also available with reduced bandwidth and 2 PXI slot occupancy. The 75 Ohm versions are suitable for high frequency video and telecommunication signals up to 1GHz.

  • PXI Single Microwave SPDT Relay 26.5GHz 50 SMA

    40-780A-531 - 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).