Wide Range of Products from Orion Fans Now Available at Newark

More AC, DC and EC fans added to Newark’s extensive linecard

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Newark, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions, has increased its range of AC, DC and EC fans with the addition of Orion Fans to its linecard. This addition further expands the options available for Newark customers looking for high quality fans, including unique models designed for specific applications such as IP69K and ATEX rated fans for harsh and hazardous environments.

The addition of Orion Fans expands Newark’s inventory to offer thermal cooling solutions for wider applications, including alternative energy, commercial refrigeration, food & beverage processing, marine, outdoor machinery, outdoor telecom systems, transportation, and more.

“We’re thrilled to add Orion Fans to our extensive range of AC, DC and EC fans,” said Heather Fulara, Director, IP&E Americas. “Orion offers a wide range of quality products, including fans for hazardous and harsh environments, and has fans designed to reduce power consumption in a variety of applications, which we know our customers will appreciate.”

Some of the products from Orion now available include:

  • OA109EC Series – These AC fans with 115/230V Universal Input for energy efficient thermal cooling, are ideal for home application and feature electronically protected EC motors.
  • OA109EC-IP68-ATEX Series – These AC Axial Fans, designed to work perfectly for cooling electronic enclosures in chemical/oil and gas processing facilities, are sealed against liquids and dust up to IP68. They also feature an ATEX certified spark-free operation, and are more energy efficient than traditional AC fans.
  • OD1225-IP68 Series – These DC Axial Fans, designed to work well for transportation and material handling equipment, feature IP-68 rated seals against liquids and dust, include a brushless DC motor, are able to auto-restart and are polarity protected.

Orion Fans has the most extensive line of AC fans, DC fans, fan trays, fan accessories and blowers. Orion Fans deliver the exact cooling solution needed, faster than most other options and at a competitive price.

Newark is a one stop shop for engineers looking for the widest range of AC, DC and EC fans. Newark provides specialist 24/5 technical support in local language and provides access to a range of free online resources, data sheets, applications notes, videos and webinars on the Newark website.

Orion products are available from Newark in North America.


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Farnell is a global technology leader with over 80 years in the high service distribution of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. Farnell uses this experience to support its broad customer base, from hobbyists to engineers, maintenance engineers and buyers as ‘The Development Distributor’, working with leading brands and start-ups to develop new products for market, and supporting the industry as it seeks to develop the current and next generation of engineers.

Farnell trades as Farnell in Europe, Newark in North America, and element14 throughout Asia Pacific. Farnell's global businesses are supported by a global supply chain of more than 3,500 suppliers and has an extensive inventory profile developed to anticipate and meet the needs of innovative customers everywhere. Farnell also sells direct to consumers through a network of resellers, and its CPC business in the UK.

Farnell is a business unit of Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT). Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem that delivers design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the lifecycle.

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