SolarShield™ – New HMI Covers from AttaBox® Enclosures

SolarShield For Enclosure

Provide the Ultimate Screen Protection from UV and Damage in Harsh Environments

AttaBox® Enclosures introduces AttaBox® SolarShield™ HMI Covers, providing the ultimate HMI screen protection in the harshest of environments. New, patented AttaBox® SolarShield HMI Covers, available in Opaque and Clear configurations, offer the most innovative, durable, non-metallic HMI Covers for use with all enclosure material types. They are ideal for protecting HMI Screens from UV and harsh environmental conditions. 

AttaBox® SolarShield™ HMI Covers are ideal for demanding applications in non-hazardous industrial and commercial markets including industries such as:

  • Oil and Gas,
  • Equipment Manufacturing,
  • Industrial Machines,
  • Water/Wastewater,
  • Marine, and
  • Food and Beverage.


Solarshield For Performance Protection

Extremely Tough and Durable

AttaBox® SolarShield™ HMI Covers can be used in both outdoor and indoor applications. The Opaque configuration provides superior protection of Human Machine Interface (HMI) screens from the sun. Both Opaque and Clear configurations provide protection from wind-blown dust, water, oils, chemicals, grease, and other environmental conditions. that cause corrosion and damage.

Plus, AttaBox® SolarShield™ HMI Covers come in an expanded range of sizes - 10" x 8", 16" x 11", and 20" x 14" - offering broad application flexibility. Universal covers can be used with either non-metallic or metallic enclosures.

Simple Installation

AttaBox® SolarShield™ HMI Covers come with stainless steel hardware kit included and are padlock-able for increased security. Installation is simple and easy with the use of common tools.

AttaBox® SolarShield™ HMI Covers maintain UL’s best rating: an “f1” per UL 746C (resin has passed tests for UV exposure and water immersion). They also conform to the following standards: cURus Listed, UL50e, UL508A, Type 1, 3R, 4, 4X, 12. They provide an Operating Temperature Rating of -40°F to +248°F (-40°C to +120°C) and are Outdoor UV Exposure (UL 746C) (f1) Rated.

Performance Benefits of AttaBox® SolarShield™ HMI Covers

Simple and Functional

They are easy to use. A hinged design includes supporting inner doors (Opaque configuration only) for hands-free use and better visibility of the HMI screen in the sun.

Superior Protection

The SolarShield Opaque 10" x 8" HMI cover is UL Recognized under file #E64358 and maintains the NEMA Type 4/4X rating on a Type 4/4X enclosure when a Type 4X HMI Device is installed.

AttaBox® SolarShield HMI Covers protect HMI screens and electrical equipment from corrosion and damage due to UV (Opaque configuration only), oils, dirt, and sand and greatly reduce equipment replacement cost.


Impact resistant but light-weight opaque polycarbonate cover and base construction with UV inhibitors provides long dependable life in harsh conditions.

Reliable Sealing

Sealing featuring a robotically-applied foam-in-place seamless polyurethane gasket.