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Installing The Console Unit In The Rack Cabinet - IBM 1U Installation And Maintenance Manual

17-inch flat panel console kit
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Installing the console unit in the rack cabinet

Statement 26:
Do not place any object on top of rack-mounted devices.
Review the documentation that comes with your rack cabinet for safety and cabling
information. When you install your system in a rack cabinet, observe the following
v Make sure that the room air temperature is below 35°C (95°F).
v Do not block any air vents; usually 15 cm (6 in.) of air space provides proper
v Plan the device installation starting from the bottom of the rack cabinet.
v Install the heaviest device in the bottom of the rack cabinet.
v Do not extend more than one device out of the rack cabinet at the same time.
v Connect all power cords to properly wired and grounded electrical outlets.
v Do not overload the power outlet when you install multiple devices in the rack.
Use cage nuts for rack cabinets with square holes. Use clip nuts for rack cabinets
with round holes. If your rack cabinet requires cage nuts, use a cage-nut-insertion
tool or a flat-blade screwdriver to install them.
To install the console unit in the rack cabinet, complete the following steps:
1U 17-inch Flat Panel Console Kit: Installation and Maintenance Guide
1. Place the console unit on a stable, flat surface.
The video cable is connected to the flat-panel display. As you
install the console unit in the rack cabinet, be careful that you do not pinch or
cut the video cable.

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