When packaging electronics, don’t forget the air filterWednesday, February 17th, 2016
Packaging electrical and electronic medical devices includes sizing proper air filters. But ignore the task of specifying or building the filter till late in the design cycle and it can become challenging, costly, and time consuming. The factors often overlooked in fast-track designs include power consumed, heat load, EMI shielding, and ventilation. A few considerations at the right time make it easier to settle on a best air filter.
Filter media comes in a few colors but trim size and bracing are available as needed. One way to test a filter design is with a no-cost custom prototype. It ensures the air filter meets product specifications and industry standards.
Dual EMI Honeycomb filters, from Universal Air Filter Co., facilitate uniform air diffusion and are easily removed for cleaning