I am on the process of material selection for the UPS I am prototyping. My plan is to manufacture a product that should finally go to the market. I am relatively new to the manufacturing and I would like to get some advice on the selection of the right enclosure material for electronics equipment like UPS. Should I look for Aluminum or plastic enclosure? Please advise me from both economic and technical sides
A quick survey of the half dozen UPS units from 3 different brands sitting around my workroom indicate plastic as the standard UPS casing material.
Here are some possible reasons for this choice:
Now the flip side: