PCB SMD Assembly

PCB SMD Assembly

Over the course of five decades, Tesat has developed in-depth expertise in manufacturing of payload equipment for communication satellites and has established itself as a clear European market leader.
Our product offerings encompass highly reliable equipment as for example the travelling wave tube amplifiers, multiplexers, waveguide switches, and modulators, which along with complete systems are delivered globally to all leading satellite manufacturers.

All required PC Boards are developed and built by Tesat.
The Boards are loaded with high reliable EEE parts as well as bigger components like transformers and connectors.
The boards will be inspected by automated vision systems and by an automated incircuit tester.
This PCB Service from Layout, PCBoard manufacturing, PCB Assembly and Test is also offered to wide rand of our space customers. The EEE parts we source directly from our Tesat EEE Parts Agency or the parts are provided by the customer.

Our processes and workers are qualified regarding ESA requirements and to ECSS Standards.

• ECSS-Q-ST-70-08C : Manual Soldering of High-Reliability Electrical Connections
• ECSS-Q-ST-70-38C : High Reliability Soldering of SMD components (manual and vapour phase)
• ECSS-Q-ST-70-28C : Repair and Modification of PCB Assemblies for space use
• ECSS-Q-ST-70-26/30C: Crimp process

Type: Service
Available standards (e.g. ASTM, MIL): Certified to EN9100, ECSS Standards, ESA qualified
Project heritage: More than 10000 amplifiers in orbit, over more than 20 years
Cleanroom classes (ISO 14644-1):
ISO Class ≤5
ISO Class 6
ISO Class 7
ISO Class 8
ISO Class 9
ISO/IEC 17025
ISO 9001
Keywords: PCSMD Assembly, Manual Assembly, Quality Inspection, Test