- on Education & Information
- Published in issue 11/2007 on page 0
Rapid Manufacturing for Electronics Enclosures
SLS technology makes any shape possible
Everybody who is active in electronics comes across this problem: you’ve created a great circuit, it works well, but where do I leave the electronics? Leaving it on the desk is unsightly. It can attract dust, condensation, other dirt and the PCB or components could simply become damaged.In many cases the designer will choose a standard enclosure made of plastic or aluminium. But often this won’t be ideal. The case can be too large, too small, made of the wrong material, become too hot, can’t withstand the cold, the list is endless. How can this be avoided?