ETS only supplies the highest quality components by utilizing the most thorough industry wide visual inspection standard known as the IDEA-STD-1010-B, in conjunction with our AS6081 complaint counterfeit mitigation policies and procedures. 

Our ETS quality control team undergoes annual training to ensure they are up to date with recent developments set forth by industry standards. 

All incoming product is inspected by trained ESD professional inspectors in our ESD certified warehouse which is compliant with industry standard AS6081.

In addition ETS only procures product through our qualified trusted channel partners which includes factory direct, authorized/ franchised distributors and OEM/CM partnerships which ensures only the highest quality product is delivered to our customers.

We welcome the opportunity to discuss this topic with you in person, in addition to our value added component verifications services below!

ETS is advancing the future technologies of tomorrow, today one microchip at a time.


QC Process 1 : Initial Inspection
Components Are Inspected/Verified By :

  • Quantity
  • Manufacturer part number
  • MFG
  • Date codes
  • Lot codes
  • ROHS and MSL
  • Physical condition
  • Packaging
  • Barcode verifications

QC Process 2: Detailed Inspection
Components Are Inspected By :

  • Verification of first stage inspection
  • High power microscopy is utilized to verify original markings and to examine for evidence of non-conformances
  • Counterfeit inspections
  • Dimensional inspections of components
  • Top ink mark permanency testing
  • Acetone testing for evidence of remarking/resurfacing
  • Digital photo documentation

QC Process 3: Component Testing
By request we will send components to our, or our clients industry trusted partners that provide the highest level of testing alleviating any concerns of counterfeit devices.
Components are tested by the following methods :

  • Decapsulation/ Die Verification
  • X-Ray
  • XRF
  • Solder testing
  • Electrical
  • Baking

Click the below links to view our quality certifications.