||Elkton, MD — W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) has stepped up its efforts to help OEM customers maintain sound quality and protect sensitive electronics in cell phones, laptop/tablet PCs, two-way radios and other handheld and portable electronic devices by creating a new business unit. Gore® Portable Electronic Vents will concentrate on providing solutions to protect devices from water, dust and dirt ingress while maintaining the integrity of sound transmission.
Gore Venting solutions prevent contaminants from entering, while preserving sound transmission quality through the use of high transmission materials employing the company's ePTFE (expanded polytetraflouroethylene) technology. These materials are available in a variety of product forms for protection from dust and splash as well as full immersion. Pre-cut adhesive vents and unique custom vent designs are also available.
Contact: W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc., 402 Vieve's Way, Elkton, MD 21922 800-445-4673 or 410-392-4100 fax: 410-392-9628 Web: http://www.gore.com