Tag: CS101

MIL-STD-461 CS101 Test Method Review

1. Introduction Discussions with various members of the electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) community that deal with MIL-STD-461 testing revealed that various methods were being used to limit the applied power in CS101 testing. The standard calls applying a test voltage level but allows for the requirement to be met if the interfering signal power source is […]

Review of MIL-STD 461 CS101– Low Frequency Susceptibility – Power

This article reviews MIL-STD-461 CS101 including the updates contained in revision “G” the current version.  The test title “Conducted Susceptibility, Power Leads” pretty well defines the test, where interference is applied to the power input of the Equipment Under Test (EUT).  During application of the interference the EUT is monitored to verify acceptable performance.  Note […]