Installing an RPS-500p in a Rack
About this task
To install the RPS-500p power supply in a 19-inch rack, you need the following:
- Two rack-mounting brackets and mounting screws (rack-mounting kit) shipped with the power supply
- Four customer-supplied screws to attach the power supply to a standard 19-inch rack
CautionObserve all ESD precautions when handling sensitive electronic equipment.
CautionBefore rack-mounting the device, ensure that the rack can support it without compromising stability. Otherwise, personal injury and/or equipment damage may result.
To install the RPS-500p in a rack, follow these steps.
Attach the rack-mounting brackets to the RPS-500p using the eight M3x6mm
flathead screws shipped with the power supply.
See Attaching the Rack-Mounting Brackets.
1 = Rack-mounting brackets (2) 2 = M3x6mm flathead screws (8)
With the rack-mounting brackets attached, position the RPS-500p between the
vertical rack rails of the 19-inch rack as shown in Fastening the RPS-500p to the Rack.
1 = RPS-500p 3 = Mounting screws (4) 2 = Rails of 19-inch rack
- Fasten the RPS-500p securely to the rack rails using four customer-supplied rack screws.
- Connect the RPS-500p to its power source.