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BoardMaster 19" Rack



The ABI BoardMaster 19" Rack Universal Diagnostic System is a uniquely versatile, self-contained and easy-to-use test system. It offers the most comprehensive set of test instruments for fault-finding on almost any kind of PCB. As the product of choice to companies operating in rail transport, aerospace, military, automotive, telecoms and a range of other industrial sectors, the BoardMaster is ABI's top of the range solution that saves customers time and money, increases asset availability and reliability. With the full range of instruments and a variety of test methods guaranteeing the best possible fault coverage, the BoardMaster 19" Rack provides the ultimate in diagnostic tools.



The BoardMaster 19" Rack comes complete with ABI's multi-license and user friendly SYSTEM 8 Ultimate Software preinstalled. Customers are guaranteed to receive FREE software updates for life and will not be charged for additional seats or maintenance fees. The powerful yet easy to use software includes user access management, ABI's exclusive TestFlow Manager as well as a wealth of customisation options. Contact ABI's sales team for more information.


BoardMaster 19" Rack Features

  • TestFlow manager, ABI's unique interactive programmable test sequence organiser
  • Automated testing and troubleshooting
  • Digital functional test (in- and out-of-circuit)
  • Analogue functional test (ICs and discrete devices)
  • Graphical test generator
  • Live comparison
  • Digital and analogue V-I test (2D & 3D)
  • Analogue matrix V-I
  • Digital IC identifier
  • EPROM verifier
  • Short locator
  • Digital oscilloscope, digital multimeter, arbitrary function generator, frequency/event counter, universal I/O
  • Variable power supply



PC technical specifications

  • Intel i5 Quad Core Processor
  • 500GB HDD
  • 4GB DDR4 RAM
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Professional (32 Bit)
  • Wireless keyboard & mouse
  • PC monitor available (chargeable)



BoardMaster External Case Solution

This product is available in an external case configuration which does not include the computer hardware. Please click here for more information.




  • 2x SYSTEM 8 64 channel Board Fault Locator modules (expandable up to 256 channels)
  • 1x SYSTEM 8 64 channel Advanced Test Module (expandable up to 2048 channels)
  • 1x SYSTEM 8 64 channel Advanced Matrix Scanner (expandable up to 2048 channels)
  • 1x SYSTEM 8 Analogue IC Tester module
  • 1x SYSTEM 8 Multiple Instrument Station module
  • 1x SYSTEM 8 Variable Power Supply module
  • 1x Board Fault Locator cable set
  • 1x Advanced Test Module cable set
  • 1x Additional Board Fault Locator cable set
  • 1x Analogue IC Tester cable set
  • 1x Multiple Instrument Station cable set
  • 1x Variable Power Supply cable set
  • 1x Automatic out-of-circuit adapter
  • Multi-license SYSTEM 8 Ultimate software on CD-ROM, preinstalled

Note: the configuration above can be modified to suit special requirements and applications. Please click here for a review of each individual SYSTEM 8 module that can be combined into the BoardMaster 19" Rack.Some existing custom solutions can be viewed here.



ABI can supply the BoardMaster 19" Rack with a wide range of accessories for virtually any type of connection / IC package. Contact our sales team for more information.












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