Important Considerations About Heat Pipes

There are several different types of heat exchangers that companies and technicians prefer according to any given system’s thermal management needs. In many cases, though, heat pipes are the most efficient method thanks to their many highly versatile applications. In everything from large manufacturing equipment and automated assembly lines to small, smart, and powerful consumer electronics, pipe-based heat exchangers offer the high-performance thermal management that most modern technologies rely on. (more…)

The Benefit of Rapid Prototyping for Making Heat Exchangers

One of the most important reasons why heat exchangers have remained a prominent thermal management solution for so many different applications is because of their ability to meet increasingly more pressing demands. Even as technology continues advancing, heat exchangers and their many different iterations have effectively met their advanced thermal management demands. Part of that ability comes from a comprehensive, yet highly efficient, production process that includes the significant advantage of rapid 3D prototyping. (more…)

A Brief Look at Molding with Thermal Pins

Thermal management has many more applications than just electrical, and in some industries, those applications directly impact a company’s output and performance. For example, in the molding industry, thermal management doesn’t just mean keeping equipment cool, but also harnessing heat and rapidly removing it from molds during the production process. Much like more conventional electrical thermal management, the molding process itself can also be made much more efficient with the help of modern heat exchanger technology. Known as thermal pins, specialized heat exchangers allow companies to more effectively, efficiently, and evenly remove heat from their molds to significantly improve the rate and quality of their output. (more…)

How Heat Exchangers Meet Below-Ambient Cooling Needs

When heat exchangers first became popular, their ability to provide effective, efficient, and highly reliable thermal management was directly tied to their ambient cooling abilities. Instead of chilling an electrical enclosure, they prevented overheating by transferring the waste heat before it had a chance to accumulate. For most common applications, this proved more than viable. However, as technology continues advancing and companies continue expanding their reach and operating in new territories, the need for below-ambient cooling has become increasingly more pressing. Fortunately, below-ambient heat exchangers can meet that need with equal efficiency and reliability. (more…)

When Ambient Cooling Is All You Need

Not long ago, the idea of cooling electrical enclosures and other equipment to just above the ambient temperatures around them didn’t seem plausible. However, ever since heat exchangers became an increasingly more popular solution, the need for equipment such as air conditioners and other chilling methods have become less of a necessity. That’s because heat exchangers accomplish what didn’t seem possible before – the ability to keep electrical enclosures, control cabinets, and more properly cooled without having to chill the air within them. (more…)

The Challenge of Thermal Management in Automated Tech

Over the last decade, automated technology has increasingly revolutionized the way companies in most industries operate. Everything from customer service, sales, and marketing to manufacturing, packaging, and shipping have all seen profound transformations thanks to the abilities that automated technologies have given companies. However, the transformation wasn’t easy, and the innovators of automation had to overcome several significant challenges before the technology could become so prominent. One of the greatest of those challenges was finding an efficient, eco-friendly, and nearly automated thermal management solution for handling the technology’s electrical waste heat – a challenge that is easily met with the help of modern heat exchangers. (more…)

Efficiency and Productivity: Benefiting from Heat Exchangers

Ever since becoming staples of electrical thermal management, heat exchangers have continued to provide myriad benefits to companies in a wide variety of industries. That’s because they not only prevent electrical overheating better than traditional alternatives, but do so in a much more efficient and productive manner. For example, companies can enjoy consistent, reliable thermal management processes without having to invest in large amounts of energy to keep heat exchangers running. These and other impressive characteristics have made heat exchangers a vital component in many companies’ successful operations. (more…)

Consumers’ View of Better Thermal Management

The advantages that often come with heat exchangers and their innovative thermal management capabilities are often explored in the context of how they help companies streamline their overall operations. With the ability to consistently transfer high levels of electrical waste heat, all while minimizing a company’s energy usage and operational costs, heat exchangers have helped most industries completely reinvent how they approach thermal management. For companies that directly provide consumers with products and services, those benefits also extend to their customers in several different ways. (more…)

A Few Common Industrial Thermal Management Concerns

Every industry comes with its own unique challenges for companies, but electrical thermal management is something all companies need to address. What those thermal management concerns are may vary from industry to industry, but there are certain needs that all companies share, regardless of their business model. In most of those applications, heat exchangers can provide companies with a highly efficient, eco-friendly, and inexpensive solution to addressing virtually all of their electrical thermal management needs. (more…)

A Brief Look at Pipe Heat Exchangers

Of the many different types of heat exchangers that are available today, heat pipes are among the most frequently utilized. Their popularity is well-deserved; in the realm of electrical thermal management, few other solutions can compare to the efficiency, convenience, and optimal performance of modern pipe heat exchangers. Today, we examine what makes pipe heat exchangers so versatile and valuable, and how companies continue to benefit from their advanced thermal management processes. (more…)