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Metal Box Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory is a top industrial directory listing of leading industrial metal box manufacturers and suppliers. Access our comprehensive index to review and source metal box manufacturers with preview ads and detailed product descriptions. These metal box companies can design, engineer and manufacture metal box to your specifications and application need. A quick and easy to use request for quote form is provided for you to contact these metal box manufacturers and suppliers. Each company has detailed profile information, locations, phone number, website links, product videos and product information defined. Read customer reviews and product specific news articles. We are the right resource for your information requirement whether its for a manufacturer of small metal boxes, metal box enclosures, steel boxes.

  • Aurora, IL 800-204-7225

    Are you searching for economical metal box solutions? We have set the standards for enclosure technologies and we are excited to pass our expertise down to our customers. All of our products adhere to regulations and we only use the best materials available. Our teams use innovated methods to save you time and money. Regardless of your application we are sure we can find an enclosure that will shield your electronics. Give us a call today!

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  • Allenton, WI 262-251-1632

    Maysteel specializes in designing, engineering, and manufacturing custom sheet metal enclosures, cabinets, kiosks, and racks. Our team members are versed in both EMI and RFI containment to keep your electronic components safe. We pride ourselves in providing the lowest total product cost by understanding its customers’ needs, leading with engineering, and using our extensive knowledge of industry specific requirements.

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  • Houston, TX 888-837-1114

    Vynckier Enclosure Systems is a premier provider of electronic enclosures, fiberglass enclosures, NEMA enclosures and plastic electronic enclosures. Our enclosures are manufactured from hot compression-molded, fiberglass-reinforced polyester to protect your valuable equipment from many adverse conditions.

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  • Concordville, PA 610-361-4286

    We design & manufacture plastic electronic enclosures & electrical enclosures. Choose from over 350 off-the-shelf handheld, desktop and wall-mount enclosures. Modifications are available to further meet your needs. We have over 400 employees working for us worldwide to ensure that your needs are met.

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  • Cardington, OH 419-864-3000

    EnclosureHub is an e-commerce distributor specializing in industrial electrical enclosures and enclosure accessories. We currently offer over 300 models of industrial electrical and electronic enclosures constructed from powder-coated carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum, polycarbonate, and fiberglass-reinforced polyester from the industry's leading manufacturers.

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  • Willoughby, OH 440-946-3200

    Headquartered just outside of Cleveland, Ohio, Bud Industries, Inc. has been the nation's leading manufacturer of quality metal boxes and related products for various industries for over 80 years. Bud's standard product line is comprised of more than 2,500 products, ranging from small to large, synthetic to metallic and standard to specialty that meets your specific requirements.

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ARTICLES AND PRESS RELEASES

Polycase® Expands Line of US-Manufactured NEMA 4X Plastic Enclosures

AVON, Ohio, Feb. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Polycase, a US manufacturer of plastic electronic enclosures, has extended their NEMA 4X ML Series by adding a new size, the ML-44F. The new 4.50" x 4.50" x 2.44" polycarbonate enclosure is designed for rugged outdoor applications and is UL Listed to 508A, Type 1, 2, 4, 4X, 12 & 13 specifications.  With a high-quality silicone gasket seal and UL94V-0 flame rating, the enclosure is competitively priced as low as $10.27 each with no minimum order requirements. The ML Series outdoor enclosures... Read More

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Metal Box

Metal boxes are fabrications designed to provide shelter for, store or otherwise enclose something. Aluminum enclosures, stainless steel enclosures and many electrical enclosures and cabinets are all types of metal boxes. Metal boxes are among the simplest metal fabrications, but they are also among the most important. Metal boxes are used to house electrical components in all kinds of contexts.

Fuse boxes and outdoor electrical meters are two examples of metal boxes that are essential to the safe and effective operation of all electronic equipment in homes. Businesses also depend on metal box-enclosed electrical equipment to keep their operations supplied with power. Especially in industrial contexts, businesses cannot do without electrical enclosures; they keep sensitive electronic components from becoming contaminated with dust and debris. They also reduce the chances of components becoming damaged from accidental impact with machinery or workers. Metal box enclosures can be large enough to house entire electrical panels; such enclosures can be seen at many intersections where computerized traffic control software manages the tempo of traffic signals. They can also be as small as simple wall-mounts; many light switches are composed of partial metal boxes covered with a plastic plate for aesthetic and safety purposes.

The word “box” evokes rectangular and square shapes, though the words “metal box” can be used to describe metal enclosures with more than just six faces. Also, especially in the case of hand-held examples, many metal boxes feature rounded edges and corners. Depending on a given metal box’s application, it may be composed of nothing but a single layer of metal, or it can feature several layers of metal insulated with another material and fitted with interference-resistant shielding. Standardization organizations have established ratings to indicate to professionals what kinds of boxes are suitable for certain purposes. Among the more prominent of these organizations is the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), which rates metal enclosures that are used to house electronics. NEMA’s rating scale ranges from ratings for products that provide basic protection from dust to products that can be submerged in oil. Other agencies like the International Electrotechnical Commission also produce rating systems that help professionals choose metal boxes that are appropriate for their purposes. While metal boxes may not seem like they merit the scrutiny of international commissions for standardization, the importance of those efforts is clear in recognition of the reality that metal boxes house computers that regulate traffic flow, the hardware that keeps telecommunication lines operational and many other kinds of important equipment.

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