BLUE BELL, Pa., 3 Sept. 2013. MEN Micro Inc. in Blue Bell, Pa., is introducing an insertion frame that enables designers to use the company's box PCs in a standard 19-inch rack mount system.
The 1U, lightweight frame holds many of the company's box PCs, whether the system is designed for mobile, wireless, storage, fieldbus, or graphics functionality, company officials say. Compatible units include MEN Micro's BC50M and BC50I as well as customer-specific models.
The frame assembly comes with two heat sinks attached to the box PC for fanless conduction cooling that enables the box PCs to operate in temperatures from -40 to 70 degrees Celsius. Frame dimensions are 483 by 43.6 by 237 millimeters, accommodating box PCs measuring 250 by 44.1 by 220 millimeters.
MEN Micro's box PCs are available with various AMD or Intel multi-core processor architectures as well as flexible I/O configurations to suit specific application needs.
The box PCs, which feature soldered components, comply with EN 50155 for railway use as well as prepared for e1 certification for automotive applications to withstand severe shock and vibration.
For more information contact MEN Micro online at www.menmicro.com.