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2. Accessories

Whole accessory list is avaiable on Racom website.
See https://www.racom.eu/eng/products/radio-modem-ripex.html#accessories.

  1. RipEX2 Hot Standby

    RipEX2-HS is redundant Hot Standby chassis. There are two Hot Standby standard RipEX2 units inside. In case of a detection of failure, automatic switchover between RipEX2 units sis performed. RipEX2-HS is suitable for Central sites, Repeaters or Important remote sites where no single point of failure is required.

    RipEX2-HS

    Fig. 2.1: RipEX2-HS


    RipEX2-HS dimensions

    Fig. 2.2: RipEX2-HS dimensions


    For more information see RipEX2-HS datasheet or User manual on www.racom.eu.

  2. RipEX2-RD

    RipEX2-RD

    Fig. 2.3: RipEX2-RD


  3. RipEX2-RS

    RipEX2-RS

    Fig. 2.4: RipEX2-RS


  4. ETH/USB adapter

    ETH/USB adapter

    Fig. 2.5: ETH/USB adapter


    ETH/USB adapter for service access to the web interface via USB connector. Includes a built-in DHCP server which provides up to 5 leases. To access the RipEX always use the fixed IP 10.9.8.7. For details on use see Section 3.3, “Connecting RipEX2 to a programming PC”.

     

     

  5. Wifi adapter

    WiFi adapter

    Fig. 2.6: WiFi adapter


    Wifi adapter for service access to the web interface via USB connector. Includes a built-in DHCP server which provides up to 5 leases. To access the RipEX always use the fixed IP 10.9.8.7. For details on use see Section 3.3, “Connecting RipEX2 to a programming PC”.

     

  6. Demo case

    A rugged plastic case for carrying up to three RipEX2’s and one M!DGE2 4G SCADA router. It also contains all the accessories needed to perform an on-site signal measurement, complete application bench-test or a functional demonstration of both radiomodems and the 4G router.

    Demo case

    Fig. 2.7: Demo case


    Content:

    • Brackets and cabling for installation of three RipEX2es and one M!DGE2 (units are not part of the delivery)

    • 1× power supply Mean Well GST160A24-R7B (100-240 V AC 50-60 Hz/24 V DC)

    • 1× Power cable (European Schuko CEE 7/7 to IEC 320 C13)

    • 1× Ethernet patch cable (3 m, UTP CAT 5E, 2× RJ-45)

    • Quick start guide

    RipEX2 accessories:

    • 3× Dummy load antennas

    • 1× L-bracket, 1x Flat-bracket samples

    • 1× ETH/USB adapter

    • 1× Wifi adapter

    M!DGE2 accessories:

    • Stick antenna (900–2100 MHz, 2.2 dBi, vertical)

    Mechanical properties of case

    • Outside dimension: 455 × 365 × 185 mm

    • Weight approx. 5,5 kg (excluding the RipEX and M!DGE units) / 10,6 kg (including 3x RipEX units and 1 M!dge unit)

  7. L-bracket

    L-bracket

    Fig. 2.8: L-bracket


    Installation L bracket for vertical mounting. For details on use see chapter Mounting and chapter Dimensions.

     

     

     

     

     

     

    RipEX2 with L-bracket

    Fig. 2.9: RipEX2 with L-bracket


  8. Flat-bracket

    Flat bracket

    Fig. 2.10: Flat bracket


    Installation bracket for flat mounting. For details on use see chapter Mounting.

     

     

    RipEX2 with Flat-bracket

    Fig. 2.11: RipEX2 with Flat-bracket


  9. Dummy load antenna

    Dummy load antenna

    Fig. 2.12: Dummy load antenna


    Dummy load antenna for RipEX2 is used to test the configuration on a desk. It is unsuitable for higher output – use transmitting output of 1.0 W only.

     

     

     

     

  10. Coaxial overvoltage protection

    Overvoltage protection

    Fig. 2.13: Overvoltage protection


    Frequency range 100-512 MHz,
    connectors N(female) / N(female).

     

     

     

     

     

     

  11. Feedline adapter cable

    Feedline adapter cable

    Fig. 2.14: Feedline adapter cable


    Feedline cable is 50 cm long and is made from the RG58 coaxial cable. There are TNC Male (RipEX2 side) and N Male connectors on the ends. It is intended for use between RipEX2 and cabinet panel.

     

     

     

  12. Others

    For other accessories (Power supplies, Antennas, Coaxial overvoltage protection etc.) kindly visit https://www.racom.eu/eng/products/radio-modem-ripex.html#accessories