GRL Type-C VBUS & VCONN Shorting Board (GRL-USB-PD-PWR)

Overview & Features


GRL Type-C VBUS & VCONN Shorting Board, which comprises the following:

  • GRL-C2-EXT5 Extension Board - EXT5 extension fixture for GRL-USB-PD-C2 test controller, used to:
    • Control inputs/outputs from C2.
    • Provide signal triggering for FRSWAP and other peripherals.
  • GRL-USB-PD-SHT2 - Extension fixture for GRL-USB-PD-C2 test controller, used to connect to Port 1 and Port 2 of GRL-USB-PD-C2 test controller to perform external short circuit for VBUS and VCONN to ground using control signals from GRL-C2-EXT5 extension board.
  • F1R-IO-TBT-Cable - Thunderbolt input/output test cable, used for connecting GRL-C2-EXT5 extension board with GRL-USB-PD-SHT2 extension fixture.
  • Support for Thunderbolt power testing using GRL-USB-PD-C2 test controller (VBUS and VCONN shorting to ground).
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Note: Granite River Labs recommends connecting the extension fixture/board to the GRL-USB-PD-C2 test controller only when it's powered-off.

Download & Purchase

Contact GRL to request a quote and order GRL Type-C Sniffer Board (GRL-USB-PD-PWR).

Note: This test requires "GRL-USB-PD-PSP" software license, please Contact GRL to purchase.

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