CHALLENGE

  • Detect leaks using the customer required bubble immersion method in a reliable manner
  • Test mulitple parts at a time
  • Automate the process
  • Integrate other functions, including product evacuation

SOLUTION 

  • Custom engineered system bubble immersion leak test station
  • Clear, reinforced, and lighted acrylic immersion water tank with circulation pump, filtration, and UV sterilization
  • Automated immersion mechanism
  • PLC controlled system with barcode scanning of parts

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Test Method:  Bubble immersion, air applied to part
  • Leak rate:  approximatly 0.5 sccm
  • Throughput:  8 parts every 1 minute