Locate the tape and lock at the top of the device (see
Figure 10 Shipping lock location
Remove the tape, then remove the lock.
Store the lock on the back panel of the device (see
Figure 11 Shipping lock storage location
Mounting the device in a rack
If you plan to set the Autoloader on a table or rack shelf, skip this step and continue with
the Tabletop Conversion
The HP StorageWorks 1/8 G2 Tape Autoloader weighs 11.5 kg (25.4 lb) without media and 13.1
kg (28.9 lb) with media (8 cartridges). When moving the Autoloader, to reduce the risk of personal
injury or damage to the Autoloader: 1) observe local health and safety requirements and guidelines
for manual material handing, 2) always remove all tapes to reduce the overall weight of the Autoloader,
and 3) obtain adequate assistance to lift and stabilize the Autoloader during installation or removal.
The device easily installs into the HP Rack System/E, or the HP Rack 5000 or HP Rack 10000 series.
You need a #2 and a #3 Phillips screwdriver for this procedure.
Unpack the rack kit and verify that it includes the following:
Kit" on page 37.
HP StorageWorks 1/8 G2 Tape Autoloader User and service guide
on page 35) .