New FB-25 Key Fob Enclosure Replaces FB-20 with Great Enhancements!

Key Fob CasePolycase has designed the next generation FB-20 key fob case. The new FB-25 key fob enclosure is a direct replacement allowing for a smooth transition of your components. The new and improved key fob case offers significant design and assembly improvements while maintaining the same internal dimensions of the FB-20. Your existing PCB can drop right into the new FB-25 without any changes needed to the design of the board. Read More…

Does Your Enclosure Need EMI-RFI Shielding?

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As our electronic devices continue to develop at a rapid pace, design engineers have a unique problem on their hands—namely, the interference of waves and signals produced by the vast amount of electronics in the world.

Electromagnetic interference (EMI) and radio frequency interference (RFI) pose a serious risk to electronic devices in every industry. Without proper protection, your equipment can potentially suffer from malfunctions and fail altogether.

Fortunately, there is a cost-effective solution. In this post, we’ll explain what EMI-RFI shielding is and why your end product may benefit from an EMI-RFI shielded enclosure. Read More…

7 Reasons to Have Polycase Customize Your Enclosure

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During the design phase of your product, you’ve no doubt given some thought as to how you will protect your sensitive electronics. To bring your project to fruition, it’s essential that you choose the right enclosure to house your components. With choosing the right enclosure, comes choosing the right supplier.

Of course, finding a trusted partner can be challenging, but at Polycase, we make it easy. Our large selection of off-the-shelf enclosures come in a variety of sizes, styles and materials to ensure you find the perfect enclosure to fit your specific application. A knowledgeable engineering staff, information-packed website and friendly customer service representatives make working with us effortless. Read More…

Handheld Enclosures: Styles, Sizes and Battery Compatibility

Handheld enclosures can be used for a wide range of electronics applications, especially when making key fobs, remote controls, scanners, pagers and other handheld electronics and battery-powered devices. These enclosures are made to suit the smaller parts and components found in such setups, and they’re also often ergonomic and easy to hold, making them ideal for a range of small electronics applications. Polycase has all of the handheld electronic enclosures you need for your next project and we’re happy to help you determine which one is best for your specific needs.

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Pros and Cons of Stainless Steel Enclosures

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When it comes to choosing the right enclosure material, design engineers have their work cut out for them. From plastic and aluminum to zinc-coated steel and stainless steel, there is a wide variety of enclosure material types on the market.

To make the decision easier for you, this article will focus on breaking down the pros and cons of stainless steel. Known for its resilient properties, stainless steel enclosures are often used in sensitive industrial environments such as dairy mills, bakeries, breweries and other food processing industries, as well as the hospital industry and oil & gas industry. Read More…