12 front slots for 160mm-deep boards

21st February 2013

Schroff has introduced a new 12-slot VME64x system that is aimed at applications in demanding environments where the use of COTS equipment is becoming more prevalent, particularly in the transportation and military sectors.

Designed to accommodate 6U-high boards vertically in a 7U-high 19in shielded subrack,the company says the new system provides 12 front slots for 160mm-deep boards, as well as three rear slots for 4HP transition modules.

The system includes a 12-slot VME64x backplane in accordance with VITA 1.1-1997, two IEEE guide rails with ESD clips for each of the 12 front slots, a 600W multiple-output

open-frame PSU with a wide input range of 100 to 240VAC, three speed-controlled fans on a hinged rear panel, and a display module incorporating LED status indicators.

Finished in a new colour combination of anthracite grey (RAL7016) and white aluminium (RAL9006), the VME64x system has been designed in accordance with international standards IEC 60297-3-101, -102 and -103, as well as IEEE 1101.1, 1101.10 and 1101.11.

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