Verotec acquires the desktop enclosures business from APW
VEROTEC, www.verotec.co.uk, a UK-based company newly created by two ex-APW senior managers, Tim Armstrong and Mel Young, has purchased the metal enclosures standard product lines from the APW receivers. Manufacturing of all items is underway in a new facility from the original tooling, guaranteeing continuity of supply. Such well know brand names as the APW / VERO KM6-II subracks and accessories, Diplomat, LBX, Verotec Case, 1U fan trays, 19 Ra...
Die-Cast Aluminium Hand-Held Enclosures
ROLEC has launched its IP 66 ‘handCASE’ enclosures which are fully styled hand-held enclosures made from die-cast aluminium rather than ABS plastic. As a result, these enclosures are robust, and offer a high degree of EMC protection as standard. However, they are also ergonomically styled and offer an equally attractive design to other plastic enclosures on the market.
Versatile Veronex flame retardant plastic enclosures combine safety, style and functionality.
The Veronex family of small plastic instrument cases from Vero Technologies is extremely versatile, suitable for a wide variety of OEM, consumer electronics, electrical and instrumentation applications. Available as standard in three colours, four plan sizes and nine heights, the extensive range of accessories and a short lead-time full customisation service makes it one of the most adaptable small enclosures on the market. Three variants, IP6...
Quiet rack air-conditioning unit keeps its cool
Rittal has introduced a low noise TopTherm Plus rack air-conditioning unit ideal for office environments. The units are of integral design and contain specially designed low noise fans, which alleviates the comparably more expensive option of water-cooling with an external chiller. Units are currently available for applications up to 750W.
Brochure highlights AdvancedTCA, AdvancedMC and MicroTCA technology
Schroff UK has brought out a new brochure outlining the company’s extensive range of electronics packaging solutions for systems based on the emerging AdvancedTCA, AdvancedMC and MicroTCA specifications.
High Performance EMC Filtered IEC Inlet Modules
Schaffner has launched three new ranges of IEC inlet filter modules. The FN 9222E, FN 9233 and FN 9233E have been added to the proven FN 9222 filter range. They have been developed for applications requiring high attenuation performance or additional attenuation on the earth line. The new FN 9233 and FN 9233E IEC inlet filter modules have been developed for systems or switching power supply units that require a high level of interference suppress...
DC fan said to outperform predecessor by 70%
Now available in the UK from Aerco, the AD912VB is a 92x92x38mm fan from ADDA that is said to set new standards of airflow performance - nearly 70% greater than previous models. New motor and bearing technology in this 12V fan allows the blade to be run at 6,000rev/min and still provide a lifetime of 50,000 hours at 40ºC.
Pocket size plastic enclosures
TEKO has launched its new ‘MINITEKNET’ plastic enclosures. These compact and ergonomic hand-held cases have been designed for the latest pocket size electronics. Typical applications will include RF and infra-red remote control units, medical and wellness equipment, detection devices, measurement systems, and personal security equipment etc.
LAIRD TECHNOLOGIES INTRODUCES DECORATIVE METALS TECHNOLOGY
Laird Technologies today introduces its decorative metals technology. Metal stamping is a core Laird Technologies’ competency and the decorative metals technology is drawing from that. This technology, along with the company’s core competencies, allows the company to be a single source supplier for all types of precision metal stampings saving customers time and money.
Surtech agrees supply contracts with new owners of APW product lines
Surtech Distribution, the Andover-based specialist distributor of enclosures, previously a major direct APW distributor, has announced that following the failure of APW, ongoing supply agreements have been agreed with the four separate companies who have purchased the IPR for the major APW product lines.