A globally recognized electronics component manufactuer was having service issues with their current supplier. They needed to switch suppliers and find an EMI shielding gasket that offered a low-compression force, high performance all within a cost-efficient material solution that could be easily cut into parts.
This electronic component required the profile of the EMI gasket to be cut and wrapped around a connector. The EMI gasket must be low closure force and easily die cut into standard sizes.
KEY CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS
• Low compression force
• Reliable performance over many cycles
• Material must be easy to convert into cut parts
• Must compress against backplane at low closure force
Parker Chomerics SOFT-SHIELD® 5000 series fabric over foam EMI gasket provided the customer with better performance over the life of their project. Parker Chomerics was also able to offer the electronics component manufacturer better service and a larger variety of solutions than their previous supplier.