W. L. Gore & Associates (Elkton, MD) has expanded its line of GORE Protective Vents with a new product specifically engineered to increase the reliability of outdoor electronic enclosures that are commonly exposed to changing weather and environmental conditions. The Series VE9 Adhesive Vent enables outdoor electronic enclosures to be designed with normal seals and gaskets without the need to upgrade to more costly ruggedized seals and gaskets. This provides cost savings, combined with longer product life, for manufacturers of outdoor electronic enclosures used in the solar, telecommunications, exterior lighting and smart meter industries. Features include:
- ePTFE membrane.
- A typical airflow of 1150 ml/min/cm2.
- High airflow.
- Robust design withstands water, dust, dirt, rain, and other harmful liquids.
For more information, visit www.gore.com.