Required Files For In Circuit Test Program Development And Fixture Manufacturing

If  you are considering getting a quote for your ICT program development and fixture fabrication, then here is the list of files that we would need from you:

1. CAD file in ASCII format. See Table 1 for details.

2. Board Schematics in Adobe PDF format.

3. Bill of Materials in Excel format.

4. Target tester system hardware configuration and software version.

5. Customer Fixture and Program Statement of Work. (OPTIONAL)

CAD System
File Format
CADENCE/AlegroTwo options:
1. Use an extraction script that we must send to customer to run and generate and ASCII output
2. Provide the ODB++ file format
CADSTAR .PAF File
VISULA.PAF File
ORCAD.MIN file
PADS .ASC file
PCADTwo options:
1. Generate ACCEL .PCB ASCII output
2. Generate the old PDIF ASCII output
ACCEL .PCB file
MENTOR 1. NEUTRAL file
2. ROUTES file
3. PARTS files
SCICARD .CII file
UNICAD .ARC File
ZUKEN1. UDF file, Placement and layer symbol file
2. BSF file, Board specific file
3. MDF file, Package description file
4. CCF file, Net list
PROTELPROTEL .PCB file
AltiumTwo options:
1. Generate ACCEL .PCB ASCII output.
2. Generate Protel3 ASCII output

There are other CAD systems that we support which are not mentioned in above table. Please let us know your CAD system if you do not find it in this list.