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Australian requirements for Power Assisted Bicycles

Bicycles with small electric motors are becoming more popular.  Here is a summary of the regulatory requirements applicable to importers…

Thu, 15 Feb 2018  |  Read more

Austest Adelaide V2.0

                    As the only commercial EMC lab in South Australia, Austest…

Thu, 30 Nov 2017  |  Read more

Austest adds Automotive EMC Immunity Standards for Vehicle mounted Devices

Austest Laboratories is proud to announce test capabilities for a suite of automotive based EMC standards.  These standards apply to…

Wed, 29 Nov 2017  |  Read more

EXPLAINING SRS – PART 3 Higher Level SRS Shock Tests

Higher Level SRS Shock Tests As noted in our earlier article EXPLAINING SRS – PART 2, manufacturers and end customers…

Wed, 29 Nov 2017  |  Read more

Controlled Solar Testing of Large Items

Austest Labs currently performs solar testing in 4 broad spectrum /solar test chambers located in our Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne…

Wed, 29 Nov 2017  |  Read more

Austest Labs and ASA closing times Dec 2017

Austest Laboratories will close Friday afternoon the 22nd of December and open Tues the 2nd of January.   We wish everyone…

Thu, 23 Nov 2017  |  Read more

New Salt Mist / Corrosion standard IEC 60068-2-52

IEC 6068-2-52:2017 has superseded IEC 60038-2-52:1996 as of 17 November 2017, with the new standard harmonised with ISO 9227 “Corrosion tests…

Fri, 17 Nov 2017  |  Read more

ASA Opens China Office

Australian Safety Approval has opened an office in China (PRC) to assist local manufacturers in obtaining product safety approval certificates…

Thu, 16 Nov 2017  |  Read more

Temperature rise limits for ovens, NSW Fair Trading

Australian standard AS/NZS 60335.2.6:2014 supersedes AS/NZS 60335.2.6:2008 on 28 November 2017. Under the NSW Electricity (Consumer Safety) Act 2004 (the…

Mon, 6 Nov 2017  |  Read more

Austest Laboratories antenna pattern measurements

Austest Laboratories, a leader in the provision of testing and certification for Defence and Aerospace products and components, is pleased…

Mon, 9 Oct 2017  |  Read more

IEC 62368-1 New Audio/video Electrical Safety Standard

Austest Labs has added the following electrical standard to our accreditation: IEC 62368-1 Audio/video, information and communication technology equipment –…

Thu, 7 Sep 2017  |  Read more

IEC 61727 Photovoltaic (PV) systems Characteristics of the utility interface

Austest Labs has added the following electrical standard to our accreditation: IEC 61727 Photovoltaic (PV) systems – Characteristics of the…

Tue, 5 Sep 2017  |  Read more

Austest commissions new thermal shock chamber

Austest Laboratories has added a fully programmable 1m x 1m x 1m temperature and humidity chamber capable of ramp rates…

Mon, 4 Sep 2017  |  Read more

Austest Labs selected by Boeing Defence Australia for Project Currawong

Austest Laboratories has been selected to test the strength and durability of equipment designed for Project Currawong for Boeing Defence…

Mon, 4 Sep 2017  |  Read more

See us at Pacific 2017, 3-5 October in Sydney

PACIFIC 2017 runs from Tuesday 3 October until Thursday 5 October 2017 at the new International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney…

Tue, 22 Aug 2017  |  Read more