March 28, 2018

History of the Heat Pipe

The heat pipe is a mainstay in today’s tech-driven world, but it spent most of its existence in relative obscurity. Precursors to the now-vital heat pipe date back to 1942, ....

March 2, 2018

Aluminum Alloys for Extruded Aluminum Heat Sink Manufacturing

With seven grades of aluminum on the market and countless varying alloys, choosing a material for custom heat sinks can be a daunting task. Here are summaries of three common ....

February 5, 2018

Types of Thermal Management Solutions: Heat Sinks

Finding the right thermal management solutions is a crucial step in electronics manufacturing. In this series, we will examine three approaches to thermal management, how they work, and their benefits ....