Entries by Sydney Patton

Overhead Door

COMPANY SYNOPSIS: According to the company’s website, “The Overhead Door™ Brand is one of the most recognized and respected brands in the garage door industry. C.G. Johnson, invented the upward-lifting garage door in 1921 and the electric garage door opener in 1926.” Overhead Door has been installing garage doors for almost 100 years and has over 450 authorized […]

3 Tips for Installing ADA Compliant Digital Signage Enclosures

In 2010, new ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) regulations were put into place regarding accessible design for disabled Americans. These changes particularly impact how digital signage can be installed in public places. Installations may include self-service kiosks, LCD enclosures, and video walls, just to name a few. These types of digital signage need to adhere […]

3 Areas Printer Enclosures Protect Zebra Printers

Deploying a NEMA-rated printer box enclosure will allow a Zebra barcode printer to be installed in a multitude of areas. At busy warehouses and distribution centers across the country, barcode tracking has been actively used for decades. It is how companies do business in the digital age. However, not every environment is created equal! Less […]

Scotts Miracle-Gro Company

COMPANY SYNOPSIS: According to the Scotts website, “The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company is the world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products. The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company was founded in 1868 by O.M. Scott as a premium seed company for the U.S. agricultural industry. In the early 1900s, the Company began a lawn grass seed business for […]

The Palazzo Hotel in Las Vegas

COMPANY SYNOPSIS: The Palazzo Hotel, located at 3325 S. Las Vegas Boulevard, is a luxurious hotel and casino resort in Las Vegas. The hotel opened in 2007, just in time for New Year’s Eve! At 642 feet high, it is the tallest building in Vegas. The Palazzo is part of a large complex that includes […]

Effects of Heat & Humidity on Computer Enclosures

What toll will heat and humidity take on electronics in manufacturing environments? When choosing a computer enclosure, it is always a good rule of thumb to determine the necessary thermal management. An enclosure that has an internal temperature of over 95°F generally calls for a cooling system that is more powerful than a filtered fan […]