Abbess Instruments is proud to announce sponsorship for both the Cal Poly CubeSat Developers Workshop and the Inter-Planetary Small Satellite Conference. The Cal Poly CubeSat Developers Workshop will take place on April 26 and 27. The Inter-Planetary Small Satellite Conference is scheduled for April 29 and April 30. Both are located at the California Polytechnic State University (“Cal Poly”) in San Luis Obispo, California. For more information on what Abbess Instruments can do for CubeSat and other small satellite developers, … Read More
Holliston, MA … Abbess Instruments, a global provider of quality, vacuum systems with optional easy-to-use process control and data logging, now offers Data-Logged High Vacuum Storage Systems in single or multi-chambered units: Protect your high-value medical, electronics, coated products, and aerospace inventory with Abbess Instruments’ data-logged, heated/cooled, high-vacuum storage systems. Satisfy Quality Control requirements by automatically monitoring, data-logging, and displaying the storage environment. As an option, prior to storage, other Abbess systems can take your product, in-situ, all the way … Read More
Abbess Systems’ line of high-visibility vacuum systems now includes leak test chambers compliant with ASTM standards. Useful in the packaging industry, amongst others, each is a front or top-loading Acrylic Cylinder or Cube with or without an aluminum frame and/or base. Optional features include automatic control; data-logging; and altitude “Climb & Dive” profiling to 100,000’. Chambers for dry or wet (bubble) leak testing are available. While the most basic system can be controlled manually, a Vacuum Cycle Controller (VCC) can … Read More
News Release: Holliston, MA … Abbess Instruments, a global provider of quality, vacuum systems with optional easy-to-use process control and data logging, now offers “Climb & Dive” profiling functionality as an upgrade to its PC Touch Screen Package: Abbess works in a cooperative fashion to customize automation to a customer’s process, and to ensure the system configuration meets production needs. Such upgrade options (to manually operated systems) include: A Vacuum Cycle Controller (VCC) that can be used to automate some … Read More
￼￼￼The Abbess Thermal Vacuum Custom Gas Mix System allows articles under test placed inside the chamber to be exposed to high vacuum pressure as well as various temperatures via a heated and cooled Main Thermal Plate Assembly. A secondary Platen allows for a separate source or radiative heat for the Customer’s planned experiments. Mass flow controllers are configured to mix six types of gases and capable of regulating the gas mixture flow into the chamber. A Touch Screen/PC GUI Thermal … Read More
Holliston, MA … Abbess Instruments, a global provider of quality, vacuum systems with optional easy-to-use process control and data logging, now offers a High Density, High Count, Thermocouple Port: This High Density, High Count, Thermocouple Port – for 1×10-10 Torr will be of greatest interest to our Altitude Test and Space Simulation customers, who are testing systems requiring an increasing density of sensor connections. It provides for up to 80 thermocouple pairs (comprised of 16 x 5-pair subassemblies) over a … Read More
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