It has been announced that Orion Fans has expanded its DC axial fan product family with the addition of IP68-rated versions. Offering protection from dust and water, the IP68-rated DC fans are designed for harsh outdoor and demanding washdown applications including alternative energy, commercial refrigeration, food and beverage processing, marine, outdoor machinery, outdoor telecom systems, and transportation.
The launch of nine new IP68-rated DC fans series totalling 90 different models offers engineers design variety and flexibility to meet almost any application requirement. With air flows ranging from 14 to 300 CFM, these IP68-rated DC fans maximise air movement and heat dissipation to extend electronic component and system operating life.
The IP68-rated DC fans are available in sizes from 60 to 172mm. Special functions are also offered to meet application demands including alarm, tachometer, thermistor speed control, temperature sensor and more.
"The additions of these IP68-rated DC fans expand our existing family of solutions for harsh environment applications," said David Luna, VP of Marketing at Orion Fans. “The IP68-rated versions give customers additional protection especially when combined with louvered fan guards and specialty filters.
All Orion DC Fans are designed to meet UL, cUL, TUV, VDE and CE standards.