gN2 Facility

The gN2 facility is used for very fast thermal cycling of space equipment at ambient pressure and nitrogen atmosphere.

Specimen length [mm]: 1200.0
Specimen width/dia [mm]: 500.0
Specimen height/thk [mm]: 600.0
Higher temperature [K]: 423.15
Lower temperature [K]: 93.15
Temperature change rate [±K/min]: 10.0
Data acquisition: 30 channels for temperature/voltage measurements
Cleanroom classes (ISO 14644-1):
ISO Class ≤5
ISO Class 6
ISO Class 7
ISO Class 8
ISO Class 9
Certification:
ISO/IEC 17025
ISO 9001
AS/EN/JISQ 9100
Keywords: TV test, thermal cycling, ESA, ESTEC, Mechanical Systems Laboratory, MSL