Pixus: protective covers for PCBs
Pixus Technologies now offers protective solder-side covers for 3U and 6U Eurocard PCBs. The covers come in version that mount to OpenVPX, CompactPCI, and VME/64x boards. The Pixus PCB covers mount to Eurocard-based boards and provide mechanical protection of the component side of the modules during storage and transportation. The attachment holes are per the respective OpenVPX, CompactPCI, and VME/64x specifications. The covers come in solid or perforated options.
Standard sizes are 3U x 160mm and 6U x 160mm. There are also sizes for 80mm Rear Transition Modules and 220mm boards available upon request. The .3mm anti-static PCB covers can withstand up to 65 degrees C standard. Specialty .5mm versions are rated up to 120 degrees C.
Pixus offers other board-level components such as ejector handles, front panel faceplates, micro-switches, PCB holders, and more. The company also has a full line of embedded system platforms in various architectures, backplanes, instrumentation cases, and subrack components.