Our test engineers have the experience and expertise to assess performance and durability of a variety of different connectors, including:
  • Electrical connectors
  • Fiber optic cables
  • Component terminals
  • Individual connector components or materials, such as core or cladding

Testing Capabilities 

Our testing laboratories are equipped for a variety of functional and material tests for electrical connectors, such as:

Common Standards 

The experts at Smithers can work with you to design a customer testing program to meet your needs. We can also test to a wide range of industry standards, including:
  • MIL-STD-1344 – Test Methods for Electrical Connectors
  • TIA-455-14 – Fiber Optic Shock Test (Specified Pulse)
  • IEC 60793 – Optical fibres - Part 1-1: Measurement methods and test procedures
  • IEC 60794 – Optical fibre cables - Part 1-2: Generic specification - Basic optical cable test procedures
  • EN 50575 – Power, control, and communication cables. Cables for general applications in construction works subject to reaction to fire requirements
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