Enhancing Li-Ion Battery Safety

OsecoElfab DualGard breather and vent disc

Integrating Pressure Relief and Breather Devices for Overpressure Mitigation for battery safety. Author: OsecoElfab The rapid growth of Li-Ion batteries in various industries, including electric vehicles, portable electronics, and renewable energy storage has thrown a spotlight onto a critical battery safety concern: thermal runaway and its potential to trigger overpressure explosions. Managing Thermal Runaway To … Read more

IP Ratings

2015 Nissan Leaf Battery

IP Ratings or Ingress Protection ratings are designed to rate and grade the resistance of enclosures of electric and electronic devices against the intrusion of dust and liquids. Plus how easy it is for individuals to access the potentially hazardous parts within the enclosure. The IP rating used for battery packs depends on the specific … Read more

Joining Techniques for Pack Enclosures

Author: David G. Kilburn & Nigel Taylor As I posted the other day, there are a lot of “boring” battery topics that often get overlooked and producing the battery housing (sometimes referred to as battery tray or box) is no exception! To house a battery you need a high quality, leak proof container that can … Read more