APC Locator's presence in the market has grown significantly in response to the increasing number of problems associated with the influx of counterfeit products into this market sector.
This has resulted in the creation of a multi-stage Anti-counterfeit screening program:
Batch and Date code verification – can the device's details be verified with the original manufacturer?
Marking permanency – Solvency testing to MIL-STD-202/Method 2015.
De-lid – A de-lid per date code for verification of the original die (MIL883/Method2014).
40X Microscopic device inspection
C-SAM Testing (C-mode Scanning Acoustic Microscopy Technique)
Digital Photograph analysis
Re-testing – 100% re-testing to original manufacturer datasheet (Group "A" on Military Components) with full test report.