Outsourced testing

Outsource Your Testing!

Combined Test Solutions Ltd (CTS) new Sub-contract Test Facility June 2017 Whatever the reason a cable or harness is being tested, be it for correct assembly, wiring, insulation or dielectric withstand, an additional array of skills are required to ensure the test objectives are satisfied. Designing a test as well as the test equipment is…

Combined Test Solutions

Cirris UK Joins Forces with Adaptronic & ATE Solutions to Deliver Unique One Stop Shop for ‘Best in Test’ Solutions

Cirris Solutions, leading UK provider of cable harness testing solutions has announced a change of company name after joining forces with two other major test players to deliver the full spectrum of test equipment to UK customers. The alliance combines high voltage testing from Germany based Adaptronic and functional test from ATE Solutions Ltd, based…

electrical testing

Hungry For Success

Electrical testing is as essential to cable and wire harness assembly as eating is to staying alive. If you don’t eat you’ll die, and if a company doesn’t check the quality of electrical assemblies it won’t last long either. Just like different people have different diets, how do you know which test method works best…

Safety first - high voltage testing sign

How to Stay Safe while Testing

Safety is the top priority for cable and harness manufacturers. Practices are put in place to protect workers from all sorts of hazards. Whether being injured from improper use of tools or materials to being safe around electricity, cable and harness producers want to make sure no one is hurt in any way. The following…

Real cost of inadequate testing

The Real Cost of Inadequate Testing

In determining best practise and defining the proper test process, one generally considers the trade-off between cost and quality. The initial purchase price, (often the ongoing support costs are neglected), of test equipment is one of the primary factors considered in determining the cost of a test system, but what is often neglected is an…

Fixturing and adapters

Testing in Autosport Engineering

Cirris, located in England, Germany and America, has gained an enviable reputation for producing high quality cable/harness and automotive test equipment, and supporting it well. As a successful company (over 10,000 customers world-wide, and over 45,000 installed testers), Cirris supplies stand alone as well as turnkey test solutions. The Formula 1 and motor racing industry,…