PRLog - Sep. 4, 2014 - WACONIA, Minn. -- Founded in 1975, Good Will Instrument Co. (GW Instek) is currently the largest manufacturer of test and measurement instruments in Taiwan. The company's American branch was established in California in 1991. Today Instek's primary product lines are oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, signal sources, power supplies, and component & safety testers. In total the company currently offers over 300 products. These products are sold through subsidiaries in America, China, Japan, S. Korea, and Malaysia to more than 80 countries worldwide.
Quality and reliability is the utmost focus for Instek. Each product they make must pass through 40 different quality and performance tests before it is allowed to be sold. Additionally, all Instek manufacturing facilities are ISO-14001 and ISO-9001:2000 certified. Instek is constantly improving their product line by investing 7% of their annual revenue in their R&D department. This has resulted in the company winning the 2012 Taiwan Excellence Award for product R&D, design, quality, and marketing. Instek's GDS series oscilloscopes and AFG series function generators received the award. Through this award-winning consistent innovation, the company can now boast the lowest cost per ownership but also some of the best value on the market.
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