Elma Creates CompactPCI Enclosure with Built-in System Monitoring

Elma Electronic Inc., a global manufacturer of electronic packaging products, announced a new Type 39 CompactPCI enclosure with built-in system monitoring. With inherent redundancy, hot-swap ability, and monitoring, the Elma Type 39c chassis offers a powerful solution for reliability.

The new Type 39c chassis features a 3U 4HP configurable system monitor with Ethernet, RS-232, Web and Command Line Interface (CLI) capabilities. The unit monitors up to 8 voltages, 12 fan-fail signals, 8 temperature sensors, and controls the speed of the fans depending on the temperature buildup. The chassis comes with a CompactPCI or PICMG 2.16-compliant backplane in up to 8 slots. The backplanes have three pluggable 47-pin connectors for hot swapping power supplies for a 500W, N+1 solution.

Elma Type 39c Chassis with Built-in System MonitoringWith a sheet metal design and full plug ability, the Type 39c chassis family offers ease of manufacturing and saves costs. The chassis are available in 1U-4U heights in horizontal-mounting orientations. Compliant to the latest PICMG specifications and IEEE 1101.10/.11, the enclosures feature side-to-side 200CFM (cubic feet per minute) and 300LFM (linear feet per minute) cooling, 300mm depths, and rear I/O options. Elma specializes in quick and affordable customization of their chassis offerings.

Lead-time is 4-6 week.

About Elma Electronic
Elma Electronic Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of enclosures, backplanes, cabinets, cases, and “ready-to-run” packaging for CPCI, Rugged COTS, VME/64x, VXI, PC and custom bus structures. Elma’s component product line offers a wide selection of top quality switches knobs and LED arrays. The company has been a worldwide supplier of dependable, high performance products for over 35 years. Elma operates multiple facilities in the continental United States plus has locations in Switzerland, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Romania and Israel. Elma Electronic Inc. is located at 44350 Grimmer Blvd., Fremont, CA 94538 USA. Telephone (510) 656-3400 – Fax (510) 656-3783.