Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Box for electronics - PCB

  1. Apr 9, 2010 #1
    Hello

    I'm designing a box for 6 PCBs. It will fly on stratospheric balloon. Do you know a solution of mounting PCBs to box walls, which will provide strong and stable connection? I was thinking about slots in internal walls, but that can be not enough.

    I found interesting solution:

    http://img94.imageshack.us/img94/7586/dsc9131.th.jpg [Broken]

    Do you know something more about that type of mounting? Where can I get these parts, which hold PCBs?
     
    Last edited by a moderator: May 4, 2017
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 9, 2010 #2

    mgb_phys

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

    That looks like it was custom machined.
    You can get regular diecast boxes with pcb guides from the normal electroncs supplies.

    But - if you are concerned about weight and ruggedness more than easy servicing I would probably connect all the boards together in a stack with screw standoffs between them and then put them in a box on some sort of foam/rubber/shock-absorbing mount
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Box for electronics - PCB
  1. Gear Box (Replies: 0)

  2. Gear box (Replies: 2)

Loading...