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When less is more in custom electronic enclosures
August 2018

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

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

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.

Specifying UV resistant enclosures for electronics
May 2018

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.

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

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

Why extruded enclosures are the future for high end electronics
February 2018

Today’s ultra-modern aluminium extruded enclosures are taking their rightful place at the forefront of case design. They’re the new leading edge products at OKW, even though we’ve always specialised in plastic electronic enclosures (and will continue to do so).

Eight ways small electronic enclosures have evolved
January 2018

Rapid change is reaching breakneck speed in the world of small PCB enclosures. They’re evolving so fast and in so many ways.

Six plastic enclosures with stations for charging/data transfer
December 2017

Increased demand for mobile, portable and wearable enclosures comes with the a burgeoning desire for more sophisticated charging solutions.

Seven good reasons to use OKW's assembly service
November 2017

Outsourcing the assembly of your electronics offers considerable benefits – but it’s important to choose the right partner. Learn how our assembly service will help you to capitalise on opportunities.

New desktop enclosures for medical and laboratory electronics
October 2017

EVOTEC designer desktop enclosures have been designed to satisfy the demanding requirements of medical and laboratory electronics equipment.

Specifying the right knobs for your electronics
September 2017

Choosing the most suitable potentiometer knobs for your electronics will always involve a degree of subjectivity. Aesthetics are crucial – and rightly so!


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