Accession Number : ADP003545

Title :   MIL-STD-1553: Testing and Test Equipment,

Corporate Author : TEST SYSTEMS INC PHOENIX AZ

Personal Author(s) : Earhart,L.

Report Date : NOV 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : In the last few years there has been significant increase in the application of MIL-STD-1553. This has generated the need for better understanding of all apsects of testing multiplex hardware and systems. This paper begins with a brief discussion of the philosophy of testing. It highlights the compromise involved in end-item testing. The various phases of the test requirements necessary to verify compliance with MIL-STD-1553B. The functional requirements of special purpose test equipment for multiplex hardware are described. The paper ends with an overview of commercially available MIL-STD-1553 test equipment. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Test methods, *Test equipment, *Electronic equipment, Computers, Multiplexing, Requirements, Standards

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE