Electronic Products & Technology


June 20, 2020 by Stephen Law

Chassis slot baffles control airflow levels

PIXUS TECHNOLOGIES Electronic enclosure air baffles control the amount of airflow for an individual backplane slot. The air blockers can be employed in OpenVPX designs or other Eurocard standards such as VME/64x, CompactPCI, cPCI Serial, and more. There are four…
May 15, 2020 by Stephen Law

UL listed cabinet serves range of instrumentation, controls applications

FIBOX UL listed, NEMA 4X ARCA Cabinet series is versatile and robust, designed as an ideal enclosing solution for today’s instrumentation needs. Product series is available in both portrait and landscape orientation and serves as suitable enclosing alternative to steel…
March 6, 2020 by Stephen Law

Enclosure solutions meet diverse demands

XTRONICS Sealcon provides customers a diverse selection of enclosure solutions to meet the demands of today’s industries. Protecting vital components from the elements is a major priority, so our products are designed for both indoor and outdoor applications. To avoid…
February 29, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Pixus Technologies marks 10th Anniversary

Pixus Technologies celebrates 10 years as a leading provider of embedded computing and enclosure solutions this year. The Waterloo ON-based company was founded in 2010 by senior management from Kaparel Corp., which was a premiere provider of high-performance backplane designs…
November 30, 2019 by Stephen Law

8U VPX chassis with six 3U slots and RTM support

VADATECH VTX660 8U VPX chassis with six 3U VPX slots can accept 0.8-inch, 0.85-inch and 1.0-inch pitch modules and is suitable for development and deployment. Unit can support 95W per slot with dual universal ac input power supplies to provide…
June 19, 2019 by Stephen Law

New configurations join IP68 1554, 1555 industry 4.0 families

HAMMOND MANUFACTURING has added 36 new configurations to its Industry 4.0 1554 and 1555 sealed enclosure families. Available in ABS or polycarbonate with styled, opaque, clear or smoked lids, the six new sizes are 105 x 105 x 60 and…
April 1, 2019 by Christa Carey, engineering & design services manager, Protocase Inc.

How to design enclosures that protect against water & debris

Quite often at Protocase, we are asked about custom enclosures that can withstand environmental hazards. This inevitably brings up the issue of NEMA or IP standards, but sometimes there is confusion as to how these work. I’m writing this to…
February 13, 2019 by Stephen Law

Ventilated sensor enclosures for IoT are miniature

HAMMOND 1551V miniature ventilated sensor enclosures are designed to house sensors and small sub-systems installed in the manufacturing environment as part of IoT systems. While there is no relevant international standard, enclosures are designed around the pcb sizes selected by leading…
November 22, 2018 by Sonny Van Ngo, global product manager, electronic access solutions, Southco Inc.

A cost-effective approach for improving enclosure security

Electronic Access Solutions (EAS), such as integrated electronic locks and latches secure networked enclosures in remote locations
November 21, 2018 by Stephen Law

Rack mount enclosure family includes 4U versions

HAMMOND MANUFACTURING RM family of 1U – 4U 19-inch rack mounting and desktop enclosures now includes 4U high versions and added extended 559mm depths to all heights. 1U to 3U half-width versions are also available. The all-aluminum construction consists of a…
October 1, 2018 by Stephen Law

IP66 sealed polycarbonate, ABS enclosures serve industrial applications

HAMMOND MANUFACTURING 1554 flat lid and 1555 styled lid ranges of ABS and UV stabilized polycarbonate enclosures provide IP66 sealing and mechanical protection. Optimized for use in harsh industrial environments, the light grey RAL 7035 enclosures are designed to house…
July 6, 2018 by Stephen Law

Push-button boxes maintain IP 67 impact resistance

FIBOX ENCLOSURES PICCOLO Push Button Enclosure Series is built to last and handle the ins and outs of daily use in even the most demanding locations. Molded in specially formulated UV resistant, WiFi friendly polycarbonate, enclosure maintains its high IP…