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Mexico Technical Center (Juárez)

Delphi Mexico Technical Center Vibration Laboratory

The Vibration Laboratory at the Delphi Mexico Technical Center (MTC) can provide customers with efficient, reliable evaluation of performance and/or durability for a wide variety of components and systems. The Vibration Laboratory features an array of state-of-the-art test equipment and applies international industry standards and customer specific test requirements for evaluation of automotive components and many other non-automotive products.

Delphi's trained and highly skilled technicians can perform evaluations for resonance search, combined environmental testing, and systems monitoring.

Delphi's experienced engineers can develop vibration profiles based on raw data to help customers accelerate the testing process and obtain the same results as through real time evaluation.

The Delphi MTC Vibration Lab is accredited by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation to the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 standard for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories. Delphi ensures complete confidentiality and laboratory services are conducted to meet cost objectives and customer schedules.


Multi Axis Simulation Table

Capabilities

The Delphi MTC Vibration Laboratory offers customers a wide range of evaluation services:

  • Combined Vibration and Temperature Capabilities
    • Vibration wave forms: random, sinusoidal, and sine on random
    • Frequencies: 5 Hz to 2,000 Hz
    • Displacement: 2 inches (50 millimeters) peak to peak
    • Temperature range: -40°C to 150°C
    • Force: up to 20,000 pounds (9,070 kilograms)
    • Maximum volume chamber: 17.5 feet3 (0.5 meter3) on a 32 inch (0.8 meters) length, width, height basis 
    • Vibration on horizontal and vertical axes
  • Non-Combined Vibration and Temperature Capabilities
    • Maximum volume chamber: 1 meter3 (35.3 feet3)
    • Vibration wave forms: random, sinusoidal, and sine on random
    • Frequencies:  5 Hz to 2,000 Hz
    • Displacement: 2 inches (50 millimeters) peak to peak
    • Temperature range: -40°C to 150°C
    • Force: up to 20,000 pounds (9,070 kilograms)
    • Vibration on horizontal and vertical axes
  • Mechanical Shock Testing
    • Acceleration: up to 150 g-force
    • Pulse: down to 11 ms half sine
    • Combined limits of accelerations and mass: Acceleration algorithmically inverse to mass to excite
  • Data Analysis
    • Vibration Profile Development (Engine Data)
    • Resonance search
The Vibration Laboratory also offers a Multi Axis Simulation Table (MAST) capability:
  • The MAST exposes products to vibration, temperature and humidity conditions in an environmental chamber to measure durability.
    • Temperature range: -48°C to 121°C
    • Humidity range: 5% to 95%
    • Table size: 6 feet x 5 feet (1.8 meters x 1.5 meters)
    • Load capability: 7,500 pounds (3,400 kilograms)
    • Vibration mode: in three different angles
MAST Motion Parameters
Degrees of Freedom Maximum Acceleration
Maximum Velocity
Maximum Displacement
Vertical
8 g
30 inches/sec.
6 inches
Lateral 5 g 30 inches/sec. 6 inches
Longitudinal
3 g
30 inches/sec.
6 inches
Pitch 40 radians/sec.2
2 radians/sec.
17 degrees
Roll
50 radians/sec.2
1.1 radians/sec.
12 degrees
Yaw
40 radians/sec.2
2 radians/sec.
17 degrees

The Delphi Advantage

The Delphi Mexico Technical Center supports hundreds of customers worldwide in the design, development, testing, and validation of their products. It is certified to the ISO/TS 16949 Standard for Automotive Supplier Quality Management Systems. The MTC is also certified to the ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems Standard. It is part of Delphi's network of state-of-the-art technical centers around the world.

Delphi is a leading global supplier of a broad range of technologies with manufacturing facilities located in more than 30 countries. Our products are engineered to meet the rigorous standards of the automotive industry, but Delphi technologies are also used in many other industries. We leverage our rich heritage and extensive technical knowledge to offer our customers an array of innovative, cost competitive solutions.

Contact Information

Veronica Ortega
Business Development – Labs & Engineering Services
Delphi Mexico Technical Center
Av. Hermanos Escobar # 5756, Col. FOVISSSTE Chamizal
Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua 32310
Mexico
U.S. Phone: 915.612.7948
Mexico Phone: +52.656.629.7100 Ext. 57948
E-mail: veronica.ortega@delphi.com

 
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