Welcome to Lincoln Binns
Lincoln Binns – Electronic Enclosure Specialists with over 30 years of global trading and manufacturing experience. Providers of custom and ‘off the shelf’ enclosures for the electronics industry, our knowledge and services are unmatched from small to mass produced quantities. Our products are used in a variety of industry sectors including AV, GPS, Marine, Automotive, IoT and Fibre Optics. Using our expertise we can reduce cost and time to market.
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We like to talk to our customers before they have started their design. The optimum housing solution for their application will dictate the size and shape of the circuit board. Even the first hand-soldered circuit board should be designed with a few simple layout rules in mind.
We tailor bespoke solutions for our design customers. These can be full-custom designs of plastic mouldings or machined-from-solid billet, but will normally be semi-custom designs based on existing extrusions that we hold in stock.
We generate machine code from the solid models which allows us to manufacture prototypes that directly reflect the models. Existing customers usually send us the circuit boards and parts, or visit us with them and then we make up a prototype within an agreed time frame – usually one or two weeks.
We hold pre-anodised lengths of extrusion and sheet metal. This allows us to reduce manufacturing time and accelerate prototyping. We have spent 30 years ensuring the highest quality possible, particularly for extrusions, sheet metal and anodising.
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PISonus A recent customer has finished their PISonus project using Uniobox 2 and Acrylic End Plates. It’s a high-performance audio digital-to-analog converter and amplifier designed for a way to listen to high definition music without all the complicated setup. Simply plug a power source into PISonus, wire speakers to it and add your music library. Thanks[…]
I thought I would demonstrate the usefulness of the Lincoln Binns Uniobox 66 enclosure for Raspberry Pi projects by undertaking one myself. I decided to make a one-off music system product we have called Pi-Player. We took it to the 2016 Electronics Design Show at Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Pi-Player comprises a Raspberry Pi 2[…]
Sculpted End Plates We’ve always wondered, what comes first; practicality or design? When we designed our Uniobox enclosures, both practicality and design were in mind. We created a striking aluminium extrusion that is extremely functional with its various internal mounting slots and is also visually appealing. So much so that it would appear to be the extrusion[…]
‘Unexpected’ Extreme Test – Take Two Our good friends at Hocus Products released an image of one of their products, the Axis 1, after a small mishap at 50 mph. The extreme test was not planned! Using our E-Case A aluminium enclosure, this particular Axis 1 was involved in a camera car crash. Hocus report[…]
Engineering Design Show 2016 19th – 20th October 2016 | Ricoh Arena | Coventry | Stand M17 We’ll be at the Engineering Design Show 2016 in Coventry’s Ricoh Arena from the 19th to the 20th of October. Come and visit us on Stand M17 where we’ll be exhibiting our products and talking about our services.[…]
Engineering for our future – Part 1 The Lincoln Binns sponsored Ardingly Solar Car took part in a parade through Lindfield village High Street on Saturday and was subsequently installed in a stand at the village show. Director John Binns was on hand to polish the solar cells using a high-tech micro-fibre cloth (a paper[…]
Engineering for our future – Part 2 Congratulations to our friends “The Raiders of the Red Planet” at MSoE (Milwaulkee School of Engineering University). They came 19th out of the 45 teams who made it to the NASA robotic mining competition. They, themselves, nearly failed to compete having suffered a breakdown after 14 hours driving[…]
Ardingly Solar Car Update Welcome to Darwin, Australia. The Ardingly Solar Car has travelled 8,614 miles from Ardingly College to Darwin in Australia to compete the 3000km Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. Our CEO John Binns has travelled out to Australia with the students to give them help and technical knowledge. As their mentor in business[…]