5 Common Applications for Extruded Aluminum Enclosures

Aluminum is everywhere we look around us today, from our handheld devices to automobile and airplane parts. Across the business world and beyond, one form of aluminum has gained particular popularity for OEM manufacturing: extruded aluminum electronics enclosures. Polycase’s EX Series of enclosures are some of the most popular—so, what is it that makes them such an outstanding choice? Read More…

Exploring Different Types of NEMA 4X Junction Boxes

The phrase “junction box” is a common term you hear in the electrical industry. It’s loosely defined by an enclosure housing any type of electrical connection.  This definition can make it sound like any enclosure could technically be used as a junction box. But more often than not, the end user is seeking some level of protection for their connection. They don’t want foreign bodies like dirt, dust or debris getting into the enclosure and interfering with their electrical connection.

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Polycarbonate Enclosures vs. ABS Enclosures

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Non-metallic electrical enclosures have proven themselves time and again in toughness, reliability and aesthetics. They’re competitive options with metallic enclosures for many applications and, for some, they offer even better performance. Polycase offers two main material types for non-metallic enclosures: polycarbonate and ABS. If you’re seeking high-performance enclosures at a competitive price, either can be an excellent choice. Read More…