To All Manufacturers: Your Business Doesn’t Stop And Neither Do We
Apr 01, 2020
Whether ramping up lines to build the products that are in crucial demand right now or planning for the future, Cincinnati Test Systems are your global leak and function test solution experts. Regardless of your circumstances, your industry or the new challenges that now face your team, our team remains fully engaged and ready to help.
CTS simplifies microleak detection for HVAC-R manufacturers with the TracerMate II HVAC-R Portable Test System
Feb 04, 2020
Cincinnati Test Systems, the expert in leak detection equipment, has integrated its TracerMate II leak test instrument into a Portable Test System designed to tackle the most challenging microleak tests involving HVAC and refrigeration systems.
CTS gives manufacturers precision control for challenging leak tests
Jan 07, 2020
Cincinnati Test Systems, the expert in leak detection equipment, has added the Sentinel 3520 Series to its portfolio of leak and flow test instruments, providing manufacturers with the data-driven control they need for challenging test scenarios.
CTS, Sciemetric & innomatec unify Indian operations
Nov 29, 2019
CTS, Sciemetric, and innomatec have consolidated their Indian Sales and Support operations to now directly serve the country’s manufacturing and automation industries with the broadest leak test and in-process testing portfolio available in the market today.
Tracer gas leak testing: CTS sets new standard for efficiency and versatility
Oct 09, 2019
Cincinnati Test Systems, the expert in leak detection equipment, has released TracerMate II, providing manufacturers with a fast and easy-to-use platform to detect, and locate, very small leaks.
Sentinel MH: A cost-effective and proven leak test that fits where you need it to
Sep 16, 2019
Cincinnati Test Systems has released the Sentinel MH, an advanced multifunction leak test instrument for high-speed testing using differential pressure.
TASI Group grows global leak test capabilities with Germany’s innomatec
Aug 30, 2019
The TASI Group of Companies (, has taken ownership of the German leak test company, innomatec Test (, creating the world’s strongest leak test solution provider.
CTS leak instrument eases regulatory compliance for medical device manufacturers
May 14, 2019
Cincinnati Test Systems is helping medical device manufacturers comply with 21 CFR Part 11 and EU Annex 11 requirements for storing and protecting electronic records with the latest release of Sentinel Blackbelt Pro.
CTS and Sciemetric release QualityWorX for CTS instruments
Jul 17, 2018
Cincinnati Test Systems ( and Sciemetric Instruments ( have brought the data management and analytics of Manufacturing 4.0 to leak and flow testing with the first of many innovations to come from their collaboration as part of the TASI Group of Companies.
Tim Cook visits Cincinnati Test Systems to discuss Leak Testing
Aug 24, 2017
Apple CEO Tim Cook visited Cincinnati Test Systems to discuss the high-pressure testing instrument CTS developed for Apple.
CTS Acquires H. Schreiner
Mar 01, 2017
Cincinnati Test Systems (CTS) announces the acquisition of H. Schreiner, a designer and manufacturer of leak test instrumentation and special purpose testing machinery. Schreiner has been in business for over 40 years, located in Ottobrunn, Germany. The new CTS Company will operate at that location under the name Cincinnati Test Systems - Schreiner GmbH.
CTS Fall Seminar Wrap-up!!
Nov 14, 2012
Cincinnati Test Systems wraps up the year strong with our 27thannual fall seminar on November 7thand 8th
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How to Leak and Blockage Test Microfluidic Chips
Microfluidic chips are used in a multitude of biological diagnostic applications, including analytical separation, detection, fluid control (sampling/mixing) and more. Learn how CTS performs leak test and blockage tests on microfluidic chips with this application note.
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How to Restriction Test Cannula/Needles and Flow Selection/Regulation Devices
Cannula and flow regulation devices are used almost constantly in thousands of clinical applications today. These devices primarily provide a pathway for the administration or collection of solutions, blood and fluids for patients under treatment. This application note goes through the steps of how to Restriction Test Cannula/Needles and Flow Selection/Regulation Devices.
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How to Test Vascular Access Sheaths for Leaks and Blockages
The customer needed to perform 100% testing of sheath introducers for both leakage and blockage. They had been passing each part through a sequence of three stations of simple variable area flowmeter with a visual marked band indicating the pass fail limit in series with the part. Learn how CTS solved this problem with this application note.
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How to Test Multi-Lumen Catheters for Leaks and Blockages
A medical device manufacturer had a new project requiring 100% testing of several French sizes of Triple-Lumen Catheters. The Catheter’s distal end was tipped and skive holes were cut for each lumen. Learn more about CTS' solution with this application note.
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How to Leak Test Non-Compliant Balloon Catheters
A medical device manufacturer needed to perform 100% testing of a high variety of their PTCA (coronary angioplasty) balloon catheters for leakage. Learn how CTS solved their problem in this application note.
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How to Leak Test Medical One-Way Check Valves
The customer needed to verify the proper function of a pressure-relief valve installed within a drug delivery manifold. The pressure relief valve is designed to allow fluid to escape to a collection area when pressures in the normal fluid path exceeded a defined value. See how CTS solved this problem in this application note.
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How to Leak Test Medical Solution, Fluid or Blood Bags
Testing every medical solution, fluid and blood bag for leaks is critical and the automated test must address the challenges of the flexible material, variable sizes and the manufacturer’s requirements for cycle time and process management. Learn about CTS' solutions.
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How to Leak Test Respiratory Breathing Tubes/Circuits
Respiratory breathing tubes are primarily used to provide an umbilical connection between a ventilator and the patient for inhalation and exhalation gas management. Learn how to leak test respiratory breathing tubes/circuits with this application note.
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An electronic component manufacturer needs to leak test a sealed sensor for its resistance to ingress; dust, dirt, condensation, and liquids. They want to know how well, and how long, the product will perform to manufacturing specification to determine performance and quality issues. They will do 100% inspection to IP67 standards for process control validation. The customer requested a semi-automatic system with manual load/unload. Parts passing the leak test must be physically identified. The system must keep track of rejected parts for accountability.
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A truck manufacturer needs to leak test installed air braking systems to ensure they do not leak and meet federal leak rate standards for commercial vehicles. The system requires semi-automatic operation; requiring the operator to make only necessary connections to run the test. The system can be configured to use on-site shop air or execute the test on a pre-charged air brake system using the vehicle’s air. For this application a customer supplied Vehicle Automated Test (VAT) system will manage and execute the air brake test. Pass/fail test decisions are system controlled.
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Cylinder Head Leak Test System
An engine component manufacturer needs to test cylinder heads to ensure they meet performance specifications. The cylinder heads are aluminum castings that need to be checked for cooling flow and passage leaks. The test system will provide two dedicated stations to independently flow and leak test ‘Front’ and ‘Rear’ heads on demand. Testing will be performed on un-machined castings to ensure the parts conform to specifications before machining and additional cost is added to the part.
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Multi-Part Concurrent Non-Compliant Balloon Catheter Testing
A medical device manufacturer needed a semi-automated system to test non-compliant PTA and PTCA Balloon Catheters. The tests include pressure decay testing at 425 psig and vacuum decay testing at 12 psiv to test the catheter both before and after installation of a metal stent over the balloon.
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