Archive for February, 2016

How Tall Can Your Rack Mount Case Be?

Monday, February 22nd, 2016
Rack Mount Case

How tall can your rack mount case be? They do have specifications you need to keep in mind.

How much wood could a wood chuck chuck if a wood chuck could chuck wood? Today we are answering a similar question: how tall could your rack mount case be if your rack mount case could be tall? Okay, maybe we’re pushing it here, but here are some of the requirements to keep in mind while deciding how tall your rack mount case should be. (more…)

Hard vs. Soft Custom Cases

Monday, February 15th, 2016
Hard vs soft custom case

Hard custom cases are better for protecting sensitive equipment than soft custom cases.

Choosing the perfect custom case for your product involves a ton of decisions—what material to use, how to properly pad the inside, and when to do package testing. Today we will be dealing with one of the earliest questions you will have to answer, do you want a hard custom case or a soft custom case? (more…)

Rotational vs. Injection Molding

Monday, February 8th, 2016
Rotational vs. Injection Molding

There are a few differences between custom cases made by rotational molding and those made by injection molding.

There are two primary types of molding used for making custom cases for your product, rotational molding and injection molding. Both processes have their strengths and downsides, so here is a brief summary of the differences between the two. (more…)

How is Shock Protection Measured?

Monday, February 1st, 2016
Custom Foam Interior Shock Protection

Shock protection is an important concept for your custom cases and its cargo.

Whether you are transporting delicate medical devices that easily knock out of calibration or sensitive electronic devices that are a drop away from certain death (okay, maybe that’s dramatic)—shock protection is incredibly important when it comes to choosing the right custom packaging or case. How exactly is shock protection measured and why is it so important? (more…)