Do I Need Both Conformal Coating and a Waterproof Enclosure?

cnc laser welding metal sheetIf you’re manufacturing electronic devices of any kind, protecting your components is likely a key consideration in your design process. Sensitive components must be guarded as much as is possible against adverse conditions. Conformal coating is a common technique used to protect circuit boards, and it’s a standard best practice for electronics manufacturing. However, for truly reliable protection, an IP66 enclosure is the gold standard. Read More…

Four Indoor Applications for NEMA 4 Enclosures

cleaning factory floorWhen you want to ensure professional-grade protection for delicate electronic equipment, NEMA standards are one of the go-to guides. The NEMA 4 rating is a standard that’s commonly used to identify enclosures that have been rigorously tested to withstand:

  • Falling and airborne dust, dirt and other particulate matter
  • Non-submersion water contact such as rain, snow and hose spray
  • Ice formation on the outside of the enclosure

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HD Series undergoing UL Testing for NEMA Environments

c ul us listedPolycase’s HD Series of weatherproof enclosures is officially being UL Tested to NEMA Type 1, 2, 3, 3RX, 3S, 3SX, 3X, 4, 4X, 5, 6, 6P, 12 and 13. We’ve designed this series to meet these rating but it’s never undergone official testing…until now! Starting in mid-January of 2019 this enclosure series will officially be NEMA rated and certified for outdoor and indoor use. Read More…

New Year Greetings from Polycase

Polycase would like to extend warm wishes for a wonderful New Year filled with peace and happiness. One of the great joys of the holiday season is the opportunity to say “thank you” to all our loyal customers for making 2018 an exceptional year. With several new products already in the works for next year, we look forward to exceeding your expectations for your plastic electronic enclosure needs in 2019.

As usual, we will continue to help support you in 2019 and beyond by offering a wide variety of high-quality enclosure solutions and the best customer service in the industry. You can reach us by phone, email or live chat. Thank you for your continued support and have a safe and happy New Year!