Efficient military EMC

Since 1954, Elite has been providing EMC test services for manufacturers of military electronic systems. Because of our half-century commitment to this industry, our staff has accumulated thousands of hours of experience testing sophisticated defense electronics for every branch of the armed services.

Military EMC Test Expertise

  • MIL-STD-461/462—Revision F, E, D, C, B, and A
  • DEF-STAN-59-41—U.K. Military EMC Spec
  • MIL-STD-1275—Vehicle power quality
  • MIL-STD-704—Aviation power quality

iNARTE Certified Engineers - Elite's staff of EMC Engineers are iNARTE certified to assure you the highest caliber of expertise and service.

NVLAP Accreditation for All MIL-STD-461 Tests - Assures acceptance of Elite’s test data. NAVAIR requires electronic systems to be evaluated by a NVLAP accredited EMC laboratory.

Combined Test Services of EMC (MIL-STD 461) and Environmental Stress Testing (MIL-STD-810) - Provides convenience and less cost to run EMC-ENV tests concurrently.

Military EMC Testing Equipment and Capabilities

  • 10kW amplifier for CS116 damped oscillatory wave at 10A
  • CS 114 current clamps for 2 inch bundles
  • LISNs (DC-480V 3phase) up to 200 Amps
  • Variable Speed Generator Drive Stands capable of running alternators, generators, and pumps (12 hp, 5000RPM)

Special Utilities and Large Test Item Services

  • In-house fork-lifting capacity is 15,000 lb. pallet load
  • Waveguide feedthrough on RF test chambers for hydraulic and pneumatic hoses
  • Compressed air: 90PSIG, 150CFM, Refrigeration Dried; Cooling water: 30PSIG, 7GPM
  • Configurable resistive power load banks and heat exhaust capability

Test Reports and Test Plan Development

Elite technical documentation services include the development of formal test plans and test reports.

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