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January
 2011

In This Issue:

Quick QuoteThe 5 typical mistakes in specifying an outdoor enclosure
Five ways to save on enclosures and speed MRO repairs
New products reduce cost
Video: How to Easily Modify Small Plastic Enclosures

   NEW ENCLOSURE PRODUCTS
Low-Cost Stainless-Steel NEMA Metal Boxes
A breakthrough in price and features, stainless steel box is fully NEMA rated, and costs up to 40% less than competing enclosures.

 
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Latchable NEMA Plastic Boxes
NBF Series enclosures are dust-tight, water-tight, and all plastic to prevent corrosion.

 
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Fan Tray with Digital Temperature Controller
Assembled and ready to use. Just position the fan tray, plug it in, and set the desired temperature setting.

 
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Small Plastic Wall-Mount Boxes
Utilibox Style L plastic box has built-in mounts for easy attachment to walls and equipment.

 
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  APPLICATIONS

The 5 typical mistakes in specifying an outdoor enclosure

More electronics are migrating to outdoor applications where enclosures have special requirements. Avoid the common pitfalls of specifying an outdoor enclosure.
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Related Links:
 -  Stainless Steel NEMA Box - SNB Series Data Sheet
 -  Online Info - NEMA Plastic Boxes Meet IP66

Five ways to save on enclosures and speed MRO repairs
In the rush to replace a damaged or defective piece of equipment, engineers often specify the same enclosure. Here are five reasons you shouldn't. Read more.

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 -  Data Sheet -
Sturdy Plastic NEMA Box Is Alternative to Steel
 
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Catalog
 
New Bud Catalog Has Thousands of Products
Bud Industries has recently expanded its catalog with new products—141 new part numbers. PDF available for instant download.
 
  VIDEOS
How Bud Inexpensively Modifies Standard Electronic Enclosures
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Usually it's cheaper to have your vendor make the modifications. Bud's new milling machine custs the cost of modifying standard boxes up to 50%.
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Up Close: Plastic Boxes with IR Panel
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See a demonstration of Bud's three HP plastic boxes.
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Related Links:
 -  Data Sheet - HP Plastic Box Style 1
 -  Data Sheet - HP Plastic Box Style 2
 -  Data Sheet - HP Plastic Box Style 3

NEMA EMI/RFI Boxes
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The ANS Series has a unique double-channel seal that gives more protection for less cost.
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   OFFERS
Free Design Tips Handbook
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  Bud's 28-page handbook covers key issues of enclosure design and application: cooling, interconnects, finishes, typical dimensions, standards and more.
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