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3. Product

3.1. Dimensions

3.1.1. RipEX2-HS

19″ rack 3U, 442 W × 392 D × 120 H mm, 17.40 W × 15.43 D × 4.72 H inch.

RipEX2-HS dimensions

Fig. 3.1: RipEX2-HS dimensions


3.1.2. RipEX2-RD

19″ rack 3U, 442 W × 392 D × 87 H mm, 17.40 W × 15.43 D × 3.42 H inch.

RipEX2-RD dimensions

Fig. 3.2: RipEX2-RD dimensions


3.1.3. RipEX2-RS

19″ rack 3U, 442 W × 392 D × 87 H mm, 17.40 W × 15.43 D × 3.42 H inch.

RipEX2-RS dimensions

Fig. 3.3: RipEX2-RS dimensions


3.2. Front panel RipEX2-HS

RipEX2-HS front panel

Fig. 3.4: RipEX2-HS front panel


3.2.1. Connectors available on front panel

All connectors for RipEX2 units are described in RipEX2 User manual (Chap. 1.2)

Connectors of the RipEX2-HS are splitted to three sections HS unit, “A” unit and “B” unit.

HS unit

Fig. 3.5: HS unit


Connectors of this sections serves as connection with external equipment.

Description of each connector is the same as with RipEX2 unit and you can find it in RipEX2 manual.

ETH1 and ETH5 (SFP) are connected to an internal switch, for connection of both ETH to the individual RipEX2, units the ETH1 connector in A unit and B unit section shall be used.

12 pin connector (Type of plug Phoenix Contact 1790331)

Pin description
SI Sleep inputThis input is connected to the SI pin on power connector of the active RipEX2 unit
AI Alarm inputThis input is connected to the SI pin on power connector of the active RipEX2 unit
H1Allows HW driven switching between active units in AUTO mode
H2Allows HW driven switching between active units in AUTO mode
AOAlarm output of the “A” unit RipEX2
BOAlarm output of the “B” unit RipEX2
S1Alarm status output – indication of an alarm of HS controller
S2Alarm status output – indication of an alarm of “A” unit or/and “B” unit
A unit, B unit

Fig. 3.6: A unit, B unit


Connectors of this section has to be interconnected with respective connectors of appropriate RipEX2 unit.

3.2.2. LED panels description

LED panel

Fig. 3.7: LED panel


Tab. 3.1: LED panel description

 SymbolDescription
1AUTO

Dark mode AUTO is not active

Green solid – ready, both RipEX2 units powered and no alarm known

red solid – alarm status, when only this LED is red indicates alarm of the controller, otherwise together with unit in alarm status dark – RipEX2 “A” is not active

2A

Green solid – Unit “A” active – selected as active by switch

green blinking – AUTO mode ready to serve

Red solid – unit in alarm status

Red blinking – power supply alarm (together with red solid AUTO LED)

3B

Green solid – active – selected as active by switch

Green blinking – AUTO mode ready to serve

Red solid – unit in alarm status

Red blinking – power supply alarm (together with red solid AUTO LED)


Tab. 3.2: MODE selector

MODEDescription
A

RipEX2 unit “A” hard selected – it remains active even in case of alarm on unit “A”

AUTO

AUTO mode – A unit active till an alarm status on “A” unit occurs, which causes switching to unit “B”.

B

RipEX2 unit “B” hard selected – it remains active even in case of alarm on unit “B”


For more details see Chapter 2, RipEX2-HS in detail.

[Note]Note

When testing the changeover, please wait at least 30 seconds between individual tests.

3.3. Rear panel

RipEX2-HS/RD/RS rear panel

Fig. 3.8: RipEX2-HS/RD/RS rear panel


3.3.1. Common connectors

Antenna

There are different models in terms of antenna connectors, see https://www.racom.eu/eng/products/ripex-hot-standby.html#order-codes. N-female connector is always used.

N connector

Fig. 3.9: N connector


 

3.3.2. A and B connectors

Power supply connector AC model

Fig. 3.10: Power supply connector AC model


Power supply connector DC model

Fig. 3.11: Power supply connector DC model


Power supply connector AC model

100–240 V AC equipped with T2.5A fuse

Optionally 36-60 V DC, 18-30 V DC or 10-30 V DC