‘DATEC-MOBIL-BOXES’ are offered in three standard types: (S) 152 x 83 x 33 mm, (M) 195 x 101 x 44/59 mm and (L) 252 x 121 x 50 mm. All types are available with pre-moulded display window apertures suitable for standard LCD modules: 2 x 16, 4 x 16, 2 x 20, 4 x 20 and 2 x 40 characters.
The cases are moulded in ABS (UL 94 HB) in off-white, RAL 9002, or black, RAL 9005. The assembly consists of a top and base part, and a screw-on battery compartment lid. The battery compartments will accept two or four 1.5V AA cells, or one or two 9V cells, depending upon the case type.
For harsher industrial or outdoor applications, the ‘DATEC-MOBIL-BOXES’ can be sealed to protection class IP 65 using the accessory sealing kits. The top part has a deep recessed area for mounting a membrane keypad or product label. Screw pillars are provided in the top and base sections for fitting the PCBs. Accessories included acrylic display windows, tilt foot bars, wall holders and battery contacts.
OKW can supply the ‘DATEC-MOBIL-BOXES’ with additional holes for push-buttons, connectors and displays etc., plus silk-screen printed legends and logos, and EMC shielding. The cases can also be moulded or painted in alternative colours. Standard prices start at £18.