Hammond 1599TAB Grey ABS Handheld Enclosure, 170 x 135 x 27mm With Integral Battery Compartment

  • RS Stock No. 818-0542
  • Mfr. Part No. 1599TABMGYBAT
  • Brand Hammond
Technical Reference
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Certificate of Compliance
COO (Country of Origin): CA
Product Details

Hammond 1599 Handheld Enclosure, Tablet

The Hammond Tablet enclosure with its low profile is ergonomically designed for handheld comfort and is ideally suited to house instrument or mobile data applications that require a touch screen. This handheld case is moulded from flame retardant ABS plastic and carries a UL flammability rating of 94V-0. Available with either a black, RAL 9011 colour housing or a grey, RAL 7035 colour housing.

Features and Benefits

Both the display and keyboard areas are recessed for membrane devices
Moulded from flame retardant ABS plastic, choice of black (RAL 9011) or grey (RAL 7035) - material carries a UL flammability rating of 94V-0.
Handheld section of enclosure has a dark grey (RAL 7012) soft sided plastic grip
Enclosure is assembled with six M3-0.5x18mm Philips machine screws, threaded into integral brass bushings.
Integral brass bushings are factory inserted into top half of the enclosure
Lap joint construction provides protection against access of dust and splashing water, IP54
PCB mounts are moulded into the top and bottom halves of the case
Available with or without a battery door/compartment
Contains one removable end panel for easy modification
Bottom half of enclosure has a square moulded inlay for labels, 50x50mm

(IP) Ingress Protection and what it means

IP rating classifies the degrees of protection provided against the intrusion of solid objects (including body parts like hands and fingers), dust, accidental contact, and water in electrical enclosures.


Can the enclosure be used outside?

This enclosure holds some waterproof qualities, but not enough to be used outside being IP54.


Stock nos. 770-9350,770-9353, 818-0533 & 818-0542 have a battery compartment, accepts either four AA batteries or one 9 volt PP3 battery.

Attribute Value
Body Material ABS
External Length 170 mm
External Width 135 mm
External Height 27 mm
Integral Battery Compartment Yes
IP Rating IP54
Colour Grey
External Dimensions 170 x 135 x 27mm
Series 1599TAB
Keypad Recess Yes
Discontinued product