Cross-Section Analysis Laboratory

PCBs are constructed of a variety of materials such as glass, ceramic, copper, solder and Teflon. Trialon has the equipment and experienced staff to perform this difficult analysis. Our state-of-the-art materials analysis lab located in Auburn Hills, MI is managed by a Ph.D with over 20 years of hands-on experience in root cause failure analysis of design, material and process for current and future products.

Cross-section Analysis Equipment and Capabilities
  • Microstructural analysis of metals, ceramics, glass and circuit boards
  • High and low speed diamond wheel cutting saw
  • Surface grinder for fast grinding
  • Hot resin mounting equipment
  • Two speed grinder/polishing equipment
  • Polisher for coarse grinding and polishing
  • Sputter coater for coating conductive thin film coating on dielectric sample surface in order to conduct high vacuum SEM analysis