New fan tray reliably keeps 19-inch rack cool using digital temperature controller

CLEVELAND, Ohio—October 11, 2010—Bud Industries, Inc., the leading manufacturer of electronic enclosures, announced a new 19-inch fan tray assembly that comes completely assembled with fans and ready to use. One of many 19-inch rack accessories from Bud, it is supplied with a unique digital temperature controller. Just attach the four rack mounting-brackets, position the fan tray in place, plug it in and set the desired temperature setting on the digital controller. A team of six powerful fans provides a total of 540 CFM cooling airflow whenever the temperature exceeds the set point.

The fan tray (1.75″ x 19″ x 18.56″) fits a standard EIA 19-inch rack with mounting brackets and its height is a standard 1-U. The digital temperature controller is accurate to ±1°C (±2°F), and is specified for operation in ambient temperatures from 0° to 50°C (32° to 122°F).

Design features include an illuminated on/off switch conveniently located on the front panel, CE listed fans with long-life sleeve bearings, and an easily locatable temperature sensor with a 9 ft. cable.

The finish is a black, textured powder coating that is mar resistant and easy to clean. The fan tray is supplied with two rack mounting brackets and a detachable 5 ft. power cord.

Bud offers a full line of accessories for 19 inch racks and electronics cabinets… everything needed to keep rack equipment cool, organized and easy to access. Accessories include brackets, cable organizers, fans, fan trays, shelving, feet, casters, handles and more. Bud also offers a wide selection of 19 inch racks (open racks and cabinets) for server, telecom, instrumentation and data rack applications.

Bud offers more than 2,500 products of which 90 percent are available for same-day shipment, including plastic enclosures, cabinet racks, aluminum enclosures and electronics cabinets.