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OKW has introduced six smaller XS models to its Ergo-Case range of wearable enclosures. The extra-small cases are suitable for compact handheld electronic devices. Typical applications for Ergo-Case include personal electronics such as medical and wellness equipment, security devices, building access and dosage detectors.

The Ergo-Case XS consists of a top, base and intermediate ring. They are assembled with two self-tapping screws.

They can be specified with no eyelets (Type I), one eyelet for a lanyard (Type II) or two lateral eyelets (Type III) for fitting the device to a wrist strap or belt.

The extended range now includes four plan sizes: XS, S, M and L in flat and high models with external dimensions from 82 x 56 x 24mm to 150 x 200 x 69mm.

The XS and S models are designed for wearing on straps or lanyards, while the M and L models can be fitted to arm and belt straps or wall mounted using the accessory eyelets and wall-mounting elements. L models are also available with a clear display window.

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Key features and specifications

  • 42 individual housings available
  • Ergonomically contoured design — comfortable to hold or wear
  • All models feature a recessed area in the top for mounting a membrane keypad or product label
  • Screw pillars in the top section and location pillars in the base section are provided for fitting PCBs and battery assemblies
  • Ergo-Case enclosures are moulded in ABS (UL 94 HB) in off-white or black
  • XS size enclosures feature an intermediate ring in grey soft-touch TPE elastomer
  • Prices for the Ergo-Case range start at £10
  • Accessories include belt clips, wrist straps, belt/arm straps, lanyards, eyelet kits, sealing kits, a wall-mounting kit and battery cradles (2 x AAA, 1 x 9V, 2 x 9V and 4 x AA)
  • Customising options for Ergo-Case include custom colours, CNC milling and drilling of holes and cut-outs, silk-screen and tampo printing of legends and logos, EMC shielding and assembly of components

OKW manufactures a huge range of plastic enclosures for housing OEM electronics equipment from handheld devices to wall-mounted systems. The company has a worldwide reputation for developing innovative enclosure systems that are manufactured to the very highest quality standards.

OKW electronic enclosures are ergonomically designed and provide visually pleasing and highly tactile housing solutions that can accommodate the latest electronic components. For example: membrane keypads; LCD display modules; TFT screens; flexible PCBs; and battery packs.

OKW enclosures are available in a very wide selection of sizes and types including:

  • Miniature key-fob-style enclosures
  • Handheld enclosures
  • Instrument enclosures
  • Wall-mount enclosures
  • IP65 and IP66 sealed enclosures
  • Portable enclosures
  • Desktop enclosures
  • Keypad enclosures
  • Sloping front enclosures
  • DIN-rail enclosures
  • Potting boxes

The company also offers an extensive customising service, which includes CNC machining and drilling, silk-screen printing, painting and moulding in alternative colours, EMC shielding, assembly and much more.

OKW also manufactures an extensive range of tuning knobs and collet knobs in modern and traditional styles.

The company manufacturers its enclosures and knobs to international standards including: EN ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001: 2004.

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