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Specifying Electronic Enclosures For Agriculture
March 2019

Specifying Electronic Enclosures For Agriculture

Agriculture and forestry are undergoing a technological revolution that is raising the bar for electronics manufacturers across the world. End-users investing in ever-more sophisticated technology are becoming increasingly discerning about the enclosures that house it. Read more…

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Home Automation / Smart Home Electronic Enclosures
February 2019

Home Automation / Smart Home Electronic Enclosures

Specifying enclosures for home automation systems? Aesthetics, quality and ergonomics will be critical to the success of your project because consumer expectations will be high. Read why here…

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Plastic Enclosures For Medical Devices
November 2018

Plastic Enclosures For Medical Devices

Medical electronics require a special breed of enclosures: tough, high-quality and with a whole host of specialized design features...

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Fast Assembly Plastic Enclosures For RFID Readers
October 2018

Plastic Enclosures For RFID Readers

You need a tough and dependable enclosure to house an RFID reader – but which one? Where do you start? Part of the dilemma is that there is such a wide choice of standard plastic electronic enclosures, many of which would suit RFID equipment. It’s a good problem to have but still a little overwhelming.

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Plastic Enclosures For Industry 4.0
September 2018

Plastic Enclosures For Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 digitization and networking are enabling workforces, machines, equipment, logistics and products to communicate and cooperate directly – offering companies fantastic opportunities. Here’s how OKW customers are using our plastic electronic enclosures to create and deliver Industry 4.0 solutions for their clients…

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When less is more in custom electronic enclosures
August 2018

When less is more in custom electronic enclosures

Specifying custom enclosures for your electronics usually means asking for more – such as CNC machining, better flammability resistance, a higher IP rating, RFI/EMI shielding, foils and printing. Often you just want your enclosures in a non-standard color. Not ‘more’, just ‘different’; a color that sets your cases apart from the default livery.

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ASA vs ABS - Which plastic is best for your electronic enclosures?
June 2018

ASA vs ABS - Which plastic is best for your electronic enclosures?

Learn why more and more OKW is now using ASA plastic for its plastic electronic enclosures, rather than traditional ABS which has been the industry norm for many years.

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Specifying UV resistant enclosures for electronics
May 2018

Specifying UV resistant enclosures for electronics

Prolonged exposure to sunlight can discolour and degrade plastic enclosures. The ultraviolet (UV) rays cause a photochemical reaction, breaking down the polymer bonds. OKW offers UV resistant enclosures.

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Why table-top electronic enclosures now have higher specifications
May 2018

Why table-top electronic enclosures now have higher specifications

Life is getting more demanding for plastic electronic enclosures. These days they must be waterproof, resistant to intense UV rays – and tough enough to take a beating.

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