Product News: HVAC
AC and DC Axial Fans withstand harsh environments.
Press Release Summary:
July 8, 2014 - Available in sizes from 172–280 mm, HPLC Series is certified to IP56 and meets or exceeds international standard IEC 60529 for dust, moisture, and direct water exposure. FDA2 Series HPLC AC Fans are equipped with thermal protected external rotor capacitor-run induction motor, 2 ball bearing system, while FDD1 Series HPLC DC Fans feature IC protected brushless DC, 2 ball bearing system. Both are constructed with aluminum alloy frame and one-piece forged steel impeller.
Original Press Release
Qualtek's HPLC Series AC & DC Axial Fans Now Available for Harsh Environments IP56 Rated
Press release date: June 30, 2014
MENTOR, Ohio -- Qualtek, a leading manufacturer of fan and fan accessories, introduces its series of High Performance Low Cost, HPLC series, AC and DC axial fans tested to withstand harsh environmental conditions, including dust and water. The axial fan series with sizes ranging from 172mm to 280mm have met or exceeds the international standard IEC 60529 for dust, moisture, and direct water exposure and have been certified to IP56. HPLC fans conform to standards such as IP54, IP55, and IP56, assuring that the fans will withstand years of hard use in harsh environment applications.
The FDA2 series HPLC AC fans feature a thermal protected external rotor capacitor-run induction motor, two ball bearing system with an available 100,000 hour bearing option, aluminum alloy frame, one piece forged steel impeller, and optional UL94V-0 plastic impeller for increased airflow.
The FDD1 series HPLC DC fans feature an IC protected brushless DC, two ball bearing system with an available 100,000 hour bearing option, aluminum alloy frame, one piece forged steel impeller and optional UL94V-0 plastic impeller for increased airflow and available with alarm, tachometer, and PWM configurations.
Qualtek also offers a complete range of AC and DC fans in a large variety of bearing types: 2-Ball, 1-Ball 1-Sleeve, and Sleeve, with a wide range of speeds. AC fans are available from 115 to 230VAC and sizes from 60mm to 280mm, DC fans are available from 3.3-60VDC and sizes from 20mm to 280mm with a large array of functions and special features. To view full report, visit http://www.qualtekusa.com/images/Fans/pdf_files/HPLC%20IP56M%20Test%20Report.pdf
The High Performance Low Cost, HPLC series, AC and DC axial fans are presently stocked and currently available for purchase from DigiKey, Mouser and Sager. To view our current inventory or product specifications, visit Qualtek's website, click here or contact our sales department at
7610 Jenther Drive
Mentor, Ohio, 44060
About Qualtek Electronics
Qualtek Electronics Corp. was established in 1979 and has become a world leader in fan and fan accessories, primary power components, EMI power line filters, cable assemblies, domestic and international power cords, heat shrink products and power supplies. Qualtek provides high quality, low cost products and superior customer service. The fan accessories line includes a wide selection of wire form fan guards, plastic fan guards, plastic fan filter assemblies, aluminum fan filters and fan power cords. The primary power components product line consists of inlets, outlets, multi-function assemblies and power line filters. Power cords, both domestic and international are available in a wide range of plugs, connectors, cordage and colors. Qualtek supports its customers through a global network of offices, engineers, manufacturer's representatives, and authorized stocking distributors. Qualtek also provides tooling capabilities to modify or customize products to meet specific customer requirements.
Qualtek is an ISO 9001 registered facility and our products are designed, manufactured, and tested to meet the domestic and international safety requirements. We are committed to the continual improvement of our products, our service and our quality management system. A full range of products are maintained in inventory for quick, on-time deliveries. Follow Qualtek on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/qtkusa. Visit us at Electronica, November 11-14, 2014, booth #B1-577.