Install the Access Point on a Hard Vehicle Surface Using the WS-MBV-VMM Vehicle Bracket (#32216)
About this task
The WS-MBV-VMM vehicle bracket (#32216) is used to mount the access point on a wood or a metal vehicle surface. The vehicle bracket has four parts:
- Flat plate with thumbscrews, called the access point attach assembly plate
- Stiffener plate 1. It is used with the access point attach assembly plate
- Stiffener plate 2. It is used with the access point attach assembly plate
- Vehicle attach assembly plate with PEM® fasteners
|VMM vehicle attach assembly||Vehicle attach plate with PEM® fasteners|
|VMM access point attach assembly||Access point attach flat plate with stiffener 1 and stiffener 2|
|Phillips pan-head M4 (15 mm) screws||Four screws to attach the access point attach assembly plate to the access point|
|The installer must provide the following hardware:|
|Access point||The access point that you are using for installation|
|Screws or bolts to attach the vehicle attach assembly plate||Four screws or bolts|
|Torque wrench or a screwdriver||Required to attach the screws or bolts, and assembly plates|
Using the vehicle assembly plate
four long inner slots as a template, mark and drill the attachment holes on a
Callout Description 1 Inner slot on the VMM vehicle attach assembly plate
Attach the vehicle attach
assembly plate using four screws or bolts.
The screws or bolts must be tightened to hold the bracket and the access point in all environmental conditions.
Align the large holes on the
stiffener plates with the large holes on the access point assembly plate, and
attach the stiffener plates to the access point attach assembly plate.
Callout Description 1 Access point attach assembly plate 2 Stiffener plate 1 3 Stiffener plate 2
Attach four M4 or M6 screws to
stiffener plate 2, and align the threaded holes of the access point to the
access point attach assembly plate.
The screw head goes inside the small bracket with the bent sides.
NoteThe bracket comes with four M4 screws.
- Tighten the M4 screws to 10 in-lbs.
Using four thumbscrews, attach
the access point attach assembly plate to the vehicle attach assembly
NoteThe access point will not be centered and some of the attachment holes in the access point attach assembly plate will be visible.