Counterfeit Avoidance Testing

Counterfeit Avoidance Testing

Defense Suppliers has implemented a comprehensive inspection and counterfeit avoidance system for all components entering and leaving our facility. The following services are provided in house and through our approved 3rd party test lab partners.

Semiconductors and Microcircuits

  • Examine traceability documentation to verify device pedigree
  • Verify packaging meets ESD and moisture sensitivity levels
  • Verify labels reflect OCM characteristics, check bar code labels for accuracy
  • Inspect leads, terminals, plating for evidence of prior use or refurbishment
  • Examine device under magnification for evidence of marking alteration or remarking
  • Resistance to solvents (MIL-STD-883G, Method 2015.13)
  • External Visual- part dimensions and package type meet mfg. data sheet
  • Compare part marking and logo with known good device from part library
  • De-Lid Die Verification- Verify correct die and revision

Optional testing services upon customer request:

  • Full functionality and electrical testing at rated temperatures per mfg. data sheet
  • Solderability testing
  • Hermeticity testing- Fine and Gross Leak
  • Burn in testing, Upscreening
  • Destructive Physical Analysis (DPA)
  • Radiography
  • (XRF) X-Ray Fluorescence or (SEM) Scanning Electron Microscope Analysis

Defense Suppliers’ commitment to quality is evidenced by our certification to the following International and Industry standards:

Adherence to IDEA-STD-1010B- Acceptability and inspection of electronic components
Inspectors and Quality personnel are IDEA-ICE-3000 Certified