(Optical) bonding with your panel PC

Panel PCs and industrial displays marketed as conforming to IP65 and/or being waterproof naturally lead one to surmise a sealed, airtight unit. Whether this is true could be irrelevant, but in certain operational environments it can be very relevant indeed. Here I discuss how system integrators often overlook environmental suitability criteria and assume IP65 is sufficient for usage in outside environments with heavily varying temperature and humidity conditions.

Full report published here in Embedded Computing Design – December 2013