LINK WEBINARS

Dedication to Knowledge Sharing & Innovative Solutions

LINK is dedicated to the growth and evolution of the testing industry, and to providing innovative solutions that our customers rely on for testing and developing the next generation of equipment and products. Join our global thought leaders for in-depth knowledge sharing webinars, discussing the latest equipment developments, software, and LINK solutions available. We aim to connect our customers around the world to our dedicated team of product experts, as well as provide education, answer burning questions, and introduce new solutions and testing methodologies.

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V-Max V-Map & CSV Playback

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 
(2:00 pm - 3:00 pm German Time)
(Presented in Deutsch)

Join LINK for a live demonstration webinar of our portable data acquisition system, the V-Max 4000. During the event, we will walk through our CSV add-in as well as provide an introduction to our V-Map add-in.

Nehmen Sie an unserem live Webinar für unser mobiles Datenerfassungssystem, dem V-Max teil. Während des Events werden wir Ihnen die beiden Add-Ins „CSV Playback“ and V-Map“ näherbringen und Fragen beantworten. Die Präsentation wird in Deutsch gehalten

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Ask Me Anything About... Testing Industry Standards

Recorded 9.10.2021

This short conversational, Q&A-style event features Tim Duncan, LINK EVP Business Development & Global Test Operations, and Carlos Agudelo, Director of Applications Engineering. To better understand how the committees, working groups, and task forces work, how the existing standards or recommended practices evolve, or how to join a given standards development process, bring your questions to this webinar and listen to others to enhance your knowledge and leverage test methods to your advantage.

Brake Emissions Test Data APP (Acquire, Process, and Present) - Spanish

Recorded 7.15.2021

Las pruebas de emisiones de frenos en un dinamómetro de frenos de inercia involucran una gran cantidad de canales de datos de múltiples instrumentos, sensores y transductores. Este desafío requiere una plantilla de informes sólida que proporcione información útil y fácilmente legible para el usuario final. En este seminario web, analizaremos una solución sinérgica desarrollada para adquirir, procesar y presentar datos de prueba en un solo informe.

Cleat and High-Speed Uniformity Testing

Recorded 6.30.2021

Participants will learn why cleat and HSU tests are important and how they apply to vehicles ranging from passenger cars to commercial vehicles. The webinar will include best practices when conducting these tests, what makes these testing machines unique, and how the data are processed to provide meaningful results to the end user.

Brake Emissions Test Data APP (Acquire, Process, and Present)

Recorded 6.8.2021

Brake emissions tests on an inertia brake dynamometer involve a large number of data channels from multiple instruments, sensors, and transducers. This challenge necessitates a robust reporting template providing useful and easily readable information to the end-user. In this webinar, we will go through a synergistic solution developed to acquire, process, and present test data in a single report.

LINK Hub/In-Wheel Motor Test System

Recorded 5.4.2021

This session will introduce and discuss the main parts of LINK's Hub Motor and NVH Test System, the Model 6642. We will cover some of the combined testing applications incorporating both hydraulic friction brake & motor test scenarios.

LabLINK Overview - Spanish

Recorded 4.29.2021

Esta sesión cubrirá:
Configuración administrativa
Funcionalidad principal de LabLINK
Labs, roles de usuario, privilegios y notificaciones
Diseño y creación de solicitudes de prueba
Programación de tareas
Utilización de equipos
Gestión de datos

LabLINK Demo Series

Recorded 4.8.2021 - 4.22.2021 

Session 1: LabLINK Overview

Session 2: LabLINK Installation and Setup

Session 3: LabLINK Test Request

Session 4: LabLINK Test Scheduling & Equipment Utilization

Tire Models 101

Recorded 3.25.2021

Join us as we discuss the types of tire models, their benefits, costs, and testing requirements.
Presented and moderated by:

Dr. James F. Cuttino, Director, Tire Technology and Product Line, Link Engineering

Mr. Michael Stackpole, President, Stackpole Engineering Services

Instrumented Vehicle Tests - Spanish

Recorded 3.4.2021

Si realiza pruebas de vehículos para validar el rendimiento del material de fricción o instrumenta las pruebas de su vehículo para recopilar datos, lo invitamos a unirse a esta sesión. Discutiremos las pruebas de vehículos instrumentados de LINK y cómo evaluar los datos de manera objetiva. Esta presentación se realizará en español.

Compressibility Testing - Spanish

Recorded 11.17.2020

Cuánto se deformará un material de fricción cuando el conductor presione el pedal de freno? Contribuirá la deformación a percibir un frenado esponjoso? La compresibilidad de un material de fricción puede medirse fácilmente, la prueba se usa como control de calidad y también durante el desarrollo. Participe en la sesión donde hablaremos acerca de las pruebas de compresibilidad.

Tescor ECU Operations Overview and Touchscreen

Recorded 11.13.2020

This course will give the owner/operators of a Tescor ECU-2/3 a general overview of the maintenance, mechanics, refrigeration circuit, air flow and touchscreen. The course will touch on the basics of operating and troubleshooting the machine without the need of a refrigeration license or pressure gauges. We will review the basic refrigeration cycle of this machine, air flow pattern and the theory of the duel cooling coil air path, user interface located within the Allen Bradley PanelView touchscreen including the password protected PID objects, and general maintenance requirements.

Krauss Friction Testing - Spanish

Recorded 10.22.2020

Acompáñenos en este webinar donde hablaremos acerca de la prueba de fricción Krauss, una forma útil para Control de Calidad y Desarrollo para caracterizar la fricción y el desgaste usando piezas completas acorde a ECE R90. Aprenda acerca de este ensayo y del equipo LINK donde se ejecuta.

LINK Brake Emission Technology and the Industry Update

Recorded 10.15.2020

This session will discuss one of the hot topics of pollution monitoring agencies and industry stakeholders – automotive brake emissions. Emissions generated from vehicle braking is foreseen to remain an active topic of interest while the industry is gradually steering towards battery-operated vehicles equipped with regenerative braking systems. We will use the LINK M6330 brake emissions measurement system to review several important aspects while measuring brake emissions in a laboratory setting. We will cover the ABCs of brake emissions, namely airflow, brake enclosure, capture zones, and design recommendations. The LINK M6330 is ISO 17025 certified and is built upon several industry standards such as ISO 9096, EPA Method 1A, and 40 CFR 1065 along with complying several essential recommendations from PMP.

LINK Chase Testing Webinar

Recorded 8.27.2020

This presentation will discuss LINK’s chase testing machine, the purpose of the SAE J661 test, and why it’s useful. Also discussed will be additional tests that can be conducted and how a chase machine can be utilized for much more than J661 testing. This presentation was recorded in English with Spanish support.

City Traffic Tests on a Dynamometer - Spanish

Recorded 7.16.2020

En esta sesión hablaremos acerca de las pruebas dinamométricas más comunes para pastillas y balatas, especialmente acerca de la prueba que simula tráfico en ciudad y que produce información de ruido y durabilidad.

LINK M-3500 Servo-Controller Webinar

Recorded 6.9.2020

The M-3500 Controller provides a solution that is focused on structural testing of mechanical components and systems. This integrated package includes function generation, simple and advanced control algorithms, transducer conditioning, and data acquisition.

The Windows™ based interface provides an extremely intuitive and efficient working environment. In addition to being used on dedicated systems, it can be easily reconfigured to complement varying actuator sets. The M-3500 Controller uses its own custom software interface, along with a real-time operating system, for dynamic control.

V-Max 4000 Overview Webinar

Recorded 5.13.2020

A general overview of LINK’s portable data acquisition system, the V-Max 4000.The session will review system capabilities and example use cases ranging from bench testing to ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems).

Biaxial Moment Method

Recorded 5.8.2020

This session will review moment method mapping using LINK’s biaxial machine and demonstrate how the method compares to the strain gauge method.

 

 

 

Tire Testing – Why We Need It, and How to Do It Efficiently

Recorded 4.29.2020

This seminar provides an overview of tire testing methods, how to interpret tire data, a brief summary of tire modeling, and new developments in tire testing machinery. The seminar reviews sample tire characterization curves and explains the correlating vehicle performance, and also explains the push for tire models by the OEM customer. New products designed to further integrate tire testing into suspension and steering design are also discussed.

ProLINK Dynamometer Test Cycles

Recorded 4.28.2020

Dynamometer Test Cycles: The session will review both basic and advanced brake dynamometer test cycles. General cycle structure and programming examples will be provided at each step.

 

 

LabLINK (Laboratory Information Management System) Webinar

Recorded 4.9.2020

This session covered the following LabLINK topics:

  • Product History & Overview
  • Module Functionality and Interactivity
  • Live Demo