RAy3 – User manual

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RAy3 Microwave Link

User manual

fw 1.0.x.x

10/15/2018
version 1.0

Table of Contents

Important Notice
Quick guide
List of documentation
1. Product
1.1. Main characteristics
1.2. Mechanical interfaces
1.2.1. Antenna waveguide
1.2.2. Unit mounting
1.2.3. Grounding screw
1.3. User interfaces
1.3.1. RJ45 ( ETH1+POE )
1.3.2. SFP slot ( ETH2 )
1.3.3. DC power ( ETH1+POE )
1.4. Service interfaces
1.4.1. USB connector ( S )
1.4.2. Service WiFi ( USB „S“)
1.4.3. Service Ethernet ( USB „S“)
1.4.4. RSS voltage ( S )
1.4.5. HW button ( S )
1.5. Status LED ( S )
1.6. Basic technical parameters
1.6.1. Communication unit RAy3-24
1.6.2. Diameters of supplied antennas
1.6.3. Name plate
1.7. Ordering codes
1.7.1. Ordering codes for HW units
1.7.2. Ordering codes for Capacity Feature keys
1.7.3. Ordering codes for other Feature keys
2. Accessories
2.1. Overview
2.2. Details
3. Step-by-step Guide
3.1. Service access
3.1.1. Choosing right band according the country of use
3.1.2. Setting units name and location
3.1.3. Setting Ethernet access parameters
3.1.4. Creation of users
3.1.5. Applying Feature keys
3.1.6. WiFi settings
3.2. Basic link configuration
3.3. Link test
4. Installation
4.1. Line of sight test
4.2. Antenna mounting
4.2.1. LEAX-RAy antenna mounting
4.2.2. Jirous antennas mounting
4.2.3. Other antennas mounting
4.3. RAy unit mounting
4.3.1. Lubrication of the antenna pivot
4.3.2. RAy unit mounting to the antenna
4.3.3. RAy unit grounding
4.4. Connectors assembly and disassembly
4.5. Grounding and overvoltage protection
4.6. Power supply
4.6.1. PoE power sourcing
4.6.2. DC power sourcing
4.7. Start up
4.7.1. Noise on the site
4.7.2. Directing antennas
4.7.3. Link test
4.7.4. Parameters setup
5. Configuration
5.1. Introduction
5.2. Status bar
5.3. Status
5.3.1. Status – General
5.3.2. Status – Radio
5.3.3. Status – Switch interface
5.3.4. Status – Service access
5.3.5. Status – Radio link statistics
5.4. Link settings
5.4.1. General
5.4.2. Radio
5.4.3. Service access
5.4.4. Alarms
5.5. Switch settings
5.5.1. Status
5.5.2. Interface
5.6. Tools
5.6.1. Maintenance
5.6.2. Live data
5.6.3. History
5.6.4. Logs
5.6.5. Programs
5.7. Help
6. Command Line Interface
6.1. Connection via CLI
6.1.1. Telnet
6.1.2. Putty
6.1.3. SSH
6.2. Working with CLI
6.2.1. SSH keys
6.2.2. Scripts
6.3. Configuration with CLI
6.3.1. Configuration file
6.3.2. Firmware upgrade
6.3.3. Remote unit authorization
6.3.4. Radio loopback
7. RAy Tools app for Mobile devices
7.1. Menu options
7.2. Application availability
7.3. Feedback to RACOM
8. Troubleshooting
9. Technical parameters
9.1. General parameters
9.1.1. Overview
9.1.2. Link speed
9.1.3. ACM switching
9.2. RAy3-24 parameters
9.2.1. Upper/Lower Limits
9.2.2. Radio parameters
9.2.3. Frequency tables
10. Safety, environment, licensing
10.1. Frequency
10.2. Safety distance
10.3. Professional installation
10.4. RoHS and WEEE compliance
10.5. Liability for Defects and Safety Instructions
10.5.1. Ownership of product rights
10.5.2. Conditions of use
10.5.3. Limitation of responsibility
10.5.4. Product changes
10.5.5. RACOM Open Software License
10.6. Warranty
10.7. EU Declaration of Conformity
10.8. FCC authorization of transmitters
10.9. Country of Origin Declaration
A. Antenna dimensions
B. SSH key generation
C. Https certificate
D. Unit block diagrams
Index
E. Revision History

List of Figures

1. Delivered items
2. Accessories
3. Power supply
4. Configuration
5. Bracket and antenna
6. Unit lubrication and installation
7. Unit polarization
8. Power grounding and connections
9. Sealing
10. Antenna alignment
11. RAy tool configuration
1.1. RAy3 – Microwave link
1.2. Waveguide pivot
1.3. Antenna and RAy3 unit
1.4. Grounding screw
1.5. Slots ETH1+POE, ETH2
1.6. Slot S
1.7. RJ45 Ethernet connector
1.8. SFP slot
1.9. Power supply connector
1.10. Power via an DC-RJ45 adapter
1.11. Power supply possibilities
1.12. USB connector
1.13. USB WiFi adapter
1.14. Ethernet adapter
1.15. RSS voltage contacts
1.16. Service interfaces  
1.17. Status LED
1.18. Name plate
3.1. Workplace for link testing and configuration
3.2. Menu Tools / Radio adaptation
3.3. Configuration Menu Link settings / General
3.4. Configuration menu Link settings / Service access / Services
3.5. Configuration menu Link settings / Service access / Users
3.6. Configuration menu Maintenance / Feature keys
3.7. Configuration menu Link settings / Service access / USB accessories
4.1. Fresnel zone
4.2. Antenna mounting
4.3. Fixing screws
4.4. Flexible waveguide assembly
4.5. Grease points on the antenna pivot and RAy unit bushing
4.6. Silicone grease
4.7. Horizontal and vertical TX polarization – see the arrow sign
4.8. RAy3 unit with antenna (left-side mounting and horizontal polarization)
4.9. Protective conductor at the RAy unit
4.10. Grounding the RAy unit
4.11. RAy grounding kit
4.12. Protective conductor at the mast on a ZSA16 terminal
4.13. Slots ETH1+POE, ETH2
4.14. Slot S
4.15. Short bushing assembly formetallic Ethernet with short ETH connector 
4.16. Bushing and optical Ethernet assembly (with RACOM / OFA fibre optic cable)
4.17. Bushing including short lengthening (for metallic Eth with longer connector or for non-OFA fibre optic cable)
4.18. Bushing including long lengthening
4.19. Grounding installation 1
4.20. Grounding installation 2
4.21. Grounding Kit universal for 5-11mm cables
4.22. Grounding Kit for 5-11mm cables, assembled
4.23. Grounding kit for S/FTP 4+2 cable
4.24. Grounding kit detail
4.25. Separated lightning conductor
4.26. Example of a correct lead installation.
4.27. Antenna lobe diagram
4.28. Signal strength graph
4.29. Correct alignment diagram
4.30. Radiation diagrams
4.31. Radiation diagram – incorrect adjustment
4.32. 3D example of more complicated Radiation Pattern
5.1. Info Refresh
5.2. Login
5.3. Status bar 1
5.4. Status bar 2
5.5. Page example
5.6. Menu Status
5.7. Menu Link settings / General
5.8. Menu Link settings / Radio
5.9. Menu Link settings / Service access / Services
5.10. Menu Link settings / Service access / USB accessories
5.11. Menu Link settings / Service access / Users
5.12. Menu Link settings / Service access / Users / edit
5.13. Menu Link settings / Alarms / Config
5.14. Menu Link settings / Alarms / Status
5.15. Alarm severity
5.16. Menu Link settings / Alarms / Acknowledge
5.17. Menu Switch settings / Port status
5.18. Menu Switch settings / RMON counters
5.19. Menu Switch settings / Port
5.20. Menu Tools / Backup
5.21. Menu Tools / Feature keys
5.22. Menu Tools / Firmware
5.23. Menu Tools / Radio adaptation
5.24. Menu Tools / Restart
5.25. Menu Tools / Bar indicators
5.26. Ray Tools
5.27. Menu Tools / Frequency analyzer
5.28. Menu Tools / History / Thumbnails
5.29. Menu Tools / History / Viewer
5.30. Menu Tools / History / Data
5.31. Menu Tools / Logs
5.32. Menu Tools / Programs / Ping
5.33. Menu Tools / Programs / CLI
5.34. Help menu
5.35. Parameter help
5.36. Configuration menu help
5.37. Summary help
6.1. CLI menu
10.1. EU Declaration of Conformity for RAy2-17, RAy2-24
10.2. Country of Origin Declaration
A.1. Jirous antenna 68
A.2. Jirous antenna 90
D.1. Block diagram of the unit