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Calmark and Birtcher brands are now Schroff


Electronics protection solution provider Pentair Technical Solutions, San Diego CA, recently announced that its Calmark and Birtcher products have been rebranded and integrated into the Schroff brand.

Schroff, a world leader in electronics packaging design and fabrication since 1962, offers a wide range of standard products including 19″ cabinets, subracks, cases, backplanes, motherboards and microcomputer systems. Schroff became part of Pentair Technical Solutions, a global business unit of Pentair Ltd., in 1994.

“Moving our industry-leading portfolio of printed circuit board retainer products, including Card-Loks and Wedge Loks, under the Schroff brand is a win-win for our customers and Pentair. Streamlining our brands will make it easier for customers to see our broad capabilities and select the solution that best meets their needs,” says Amy Escobio, global category manager for Schroff.

For more than 50 years, Calmark and Birtcher have been recognized brands for printed circuit board (pcb) retention, pcb accessories and conduction cooling products. Supporting a wide variety of applications, notably in the defense and security industries, Calmark and Birtcher products range from economical nylon card guides to ruggedized Card-Loks and Wedge Loks, inserters and extractors and even conduction cooled assemblies.