BoardMaster 8000 PLUS

BoardMaster8000PLUSThe ABI BoardMaster 8000 PLUS 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. With the full range of instruments and a variety of test methods guaranteeing the best possible fault coverage, the BoardMaster 8000 PLUS provides the ultimate in diagnostic tools.



  • 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
  • Analogue matrix V-I
  • Digital IC identifier
  • EPROM verifier
  • Short locator
  • Digital oscilloscope, digital multimeter, function generator, frequency/event counter, universal I/O
  • TestFlow manager
  • Automated fault-finding sequences
  • Variable power supply

BoardMaster External Case Solution

This product is available in an external case configuration which does not include the computer hardware. 

PC technical specifications

  • Integral Colour TFT 10.4” LCD
  • Accelerated graphics card
  • DVD+RW/DL drive
  • Intel Dual Core processor
  • 80GB HDD
  • 1GB DDR2 RAM
  • Microsoft XP© / Vista© / 7© included


  • 2x SYSTEM 8 64 channel Board Fault Locator modules (128 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 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 
  • DIL Test Clips: (0.3” gauge – 8, 16, 20, 24 pin; 0.6” gauge – 24, 40 pin) 
  • SYSTEM 8 software on CD-ROM

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 8000 PLUS. Some existing custom solutions can be viewed here.

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