Dual Voltage Cooling Fans for Worldwide Applications

March 15, 2008
Providing electronic and industrialequipment designers with a cooling fan capable of worldwide use,Orion Fans has developed a comprehensive line of dual voltage ACfans designed for electronic equipment and industrial enclosures.Designated the OA109AP-11/22 Series, the 120mm x 38mm fanscan be configured to operate on either 115V/230V."As more customers are building products for worldwide markets, theyhave been looking for dual-voltage components," said Kevin Knight,Marketing Manager for Orion Fans.  "We are one of the only suppliersin the industry to develop a standard series of dual voltage fans forthis market and the 120mm x 38mm frame size makes themperfectly suited for use in fan trays in industrial control cabinets,electronics enclosures, and telecommunications equipment applications.Three standard models of the OA109AP-11/22 Series fans are available(3000rpm/110cfm airflow/15 watts), (2300rpm/71cfm airflow/11watts),and (1600rpm/51cfm airflow/8watts). All are constructed from diecastaluminum and all have UL94V-0 glass fiber reinforced thermoplasticimpellers. Orion maintains stocking inventory of the precision, dualbearing version at its Dallas, Texas headquarters, and the sleevebearing version is available by special order.