17 September 2012 : PRODUCT NEWS
Milton Keynes, UK, September 17, 2012: Cyntech Components, a specialist supplier of electro-mechanical components and power supplies, now has stock of its custom designed enclosure for the Raspberry Pi computer. Cyntech is also offering the enclosure with a full kit of cables and power supply unit (PSU). Both the enclosure and the full kit with cables are in stock for immediate delivery with higher volumes subject to a lead-time of just two weeks. Dave Mellor, Cyntech’s managing director, said. “Our aim is to make life easier for our customers, especially educational users who just want to get up and running with their Raspberry Pi computer as quickly as possible and with the minimum of fuss. This is why we are offering the case with a full complement of cables ensuring they have everything they could possibly need.” The compact, low-cost case is tailored to fit the Raspberry Pi board and provides openings for all the connectors. This includes an exit slot in the side of the case allowing a ribbon cable to be fitted to the board’s 40-pin GPIO header. Another neat feature is the light pipe window for viewing the board’s LED indicators. The case, which is supplied in the distinctive Raspberry colour and printed with the Raspberry Pi logo, provides an attractive solution for protecting the printed circuit board. The cable kit comprises: micro-USB power with PSU, HDMI AV output, Ethernet, USB (type A to B), RCA video (yellow – yellow), 3.5mm audio output.