Composite Rack-Mount Cases

Rugged Glass Mat Thermoplastic (GMT) Transit Cases

General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies’ 2400, 2800 and 3400 Series Rack-Mount Cases combine rugged durability with a lightweight design. The cases also have the added utility of slide-mounted 19-inch (48.2 cm) slide-out racks that allow unlimited access to electronic equipment during installation, integration and maintenance.

  • Designed from Durable, Lightweight GMT Composite Material
  • Available with Wing-Turn Latches and Center Grip Handles
  • Watertight and Rugged for Harsh Environments
  • Available from 3U-14U Rack Heights and 20”, 24” & 30” Rack Depths

Features

  • Durable GMT (Glass Mat Thermoplastic) composite case exterior
  • Slide-out riveted aluminum CEA 310 rack with a minimum of eight multi-axis shock mounts
  • 10-32 nut-bar fasteners for optional equipment panels
  • Two removable covers and external draw pull latches
  • Watertight closures
  • Molded-in, case-to-case stacking standard
  • Recessed hardware
  • Available from 3U-14U in rack height with case front-to-back depths of 24” (60.9 cm) and 28.5” (72.3 cm) with rack depths of 20” (50.8 cm) and 24” (60.9 cm).
  • Also available in 3U-9U rack heights at 34” (86.4 cm) case front-to-back depth and 30” (76.2cm) rack depth.
  • Durable at temperatures exceeding -20° F (-53.88° C) to +185° F (85° C)
  • Designed for equipment weights up to 120 lbs (54.4 kg) standard
  • Series 3400 cases may be custom reinforced to accommodate equipment weights up to 180 lbs (81.6 kg). maximum payload weight is 240 lbs (108.8 kg).
2400 Series: 20” Rack Depth
Outside Case Dimensions Height (in/cm) Width (in/cm) Depth (in/cm)
Case Weight (lbs/kg) Rack Weight (lbs/kg) Total Weight (lbs/kg)
3U 9.57/24.31 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 27.9/12.68 10.5/4.7 38.4/17.5
4U 11.32/28.75 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 29.1/13.23 10.8/4.8 39.9/18.14
5U 13.07/33.20 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 30.9/14.05 11.1/5.0 42.0/19.09
6U 14.82/37.64 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 34.1/15.5 11.4/5.1 45.5/20.68
7U 16.57/42.09 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 36.1/16.41 11.8/5.3 47.9/21.77
8U 18.32/46.53 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 37.6/17.09 12.1/5.4 49.7/22.59
9U 20.07/50.98 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 39.5/17.95 12.4/5.6 51.9/23.59
10U 21.82/55.42 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 41.2/18.73 12.7/5.7 53.9/24.5
11U 23.57/59.87 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 43.1/19.59 13.0/5.8 56.1/25.5
12U 25.32/64.31  22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 45.0/20.45 13.3/6.0 58.3/26.5
13U 27.07/68.76 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 46.9/21.32 13.6/6.1 60.5/27.5
14U 28.82/73.20 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 48.8/22.18 14.0/6.3 62.8/28.55
2800 Series: 24” Rack Depth
Outside Case Dimensions Height (in/cm) Width (in/cm) Depth (in/cm)
Case Weight (lbs/kg) Rack Weight (lbs/kg) Total Weight (lbs/kg)
3U 9.57/24.31 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 29.1/13.23 11.0/4.9 40.1/18.23
4U 11.32/28.75 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 30.5/13.86 11.3/5.1 41.8/19
5U 13.07/33.20 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 32.3/14.68 11.6/5.2 43.9/19.95
6U 14.82/37.64 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 35.5/16.14 11.9/5.3 47.4/21.55
7U 16.57/42.09 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 37.6/17.09 12.2/5.5 49.8/22.64
8U 18.32/46.53 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 39.0/17.73 12.5/5.6 51.5/23.41
9U 20.07/50.98 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 40.8/18.55 12.8/5.8 53.6/24.36
10U 21.82/55.42 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 42.4/19.27 13.2/5.9 55.6/25.27
11U 23.57/59.87 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 44.2/20.09 13.5/6.1 57.7/26.23
12U 25.32/64.31  22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 46.0/20.91 13.8/6.2 59.8/27.18
13U 27.07/68.76 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 47.8/21.73 14.1/6.3 61.9/28.14
14U 28.82/73.20 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 49.6/22.55 14.4/6.5 64.0/29.09
3400 Series: 30” Rack Depth
Outside Case Dimensions Height (in/cm) Width (in/cm) Depth (in/cm)
Case Weight (lbs/kg) Rack Weight (lbs/kg) Total Weight (lbs/kg)
3U 9.57/24.31 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 35.2/16 13.9/6.30 49.1/22.32
4U 11.32/28.75 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 36.6/16.64 14.2/6.44 50.8/23.09
5U 13.07/33.20 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 38.0/17.27 14.4/6.53 52.4/23.82
6U 14.82/37.64 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 39.5/17.95 14.7/6.66 54.2/24.64
7U 16.57/42.09 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 40.8/18.55 14.9/6.75 55.7/25.32
8U 18.32/46.53 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 42.2/19.18 15.2/6.89 57.4/26.09
9U 20.07/50.98 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 45.3/20.59 15.5/7.03 60.8/27.64

Options


Colors

  • Black (Standard)
  • Green (Optional)
  • Desert Tan (Optional)

Hardware Material

  • All Rack-Mount Case hardware is produced in Stainless Steel (Standard)
  • Black Oxide Coated Stainless Steel is available (Optional)

Optional Hardware Fixtures

  • Nut Bars SAE or Metric
  • Casters
  • Lift Rings
  • Stacking Latches

Lid Options

  • 3” (7.6 cm) Depth (Standard)
  • 5” (12.7 cm) Depth (Available as options on the 3U-9U cases only)
  • Pouches Single Lid, Both Lids
  • Lid Hangers
  • Lid Handles

Custom Features

  • Slide-Out Drawer
  • Slide-Out Shelf
  • Equipment Interface Panel (Entry and Exit)
  • Slide-Out Work Surface
  • AC Power Panel
  • Fan(s) on Mounting Plate
  • Stenciling
  • Humidity Indicator
  • Accessible Shock Indicator
  • ID Plate
  • Features

    Features

    • Durable GMT (Glass Mat Thermoplastic) composite case exterior
    • Slide-out riveted aluminum CEA 310 rack with a minimum of eight multi-axis shock mounts
    • 10-32 nut-bar fasteners for optional equipment panels
    • Two removable covers and external draw pull latches
    • Watertight closures
    • Molded-in, case-to-case stacking standard
    • Recessed hardware
    • Available from 3U-14U in rack height with case front-to-back depths of 24” (60.9 cm) and 28.5” (72.3 cm) with rack depths of 20” (50.8 cm) and 24” (60.9 cm).
    • Also available in 3U-9U rack heights at 34” (86.4 cm) case front-to-back depth and 30” (76.2cm) rack depth.
    • Durable at temperatures exceeding -20° F (-53.88° C) to +185° F (85° C)
    • Designed for equipment weights up to 120 lbs (54.4 kg) standard
    • Series 3400 cases may be custom reinforced to accommodate equipment weights up to 180 lbs (81.6 kg). maximum payload weight is 240 lbs (108.8 kg).
  • Specifications
    2400 Series: 20” Rack Depth
    Outside Case Dimensions Height (in/cm) Width (in/cm) Depth (in/cm)
    Case Weight (lbs/kg) Rack Weight (lbs/kg) Total Weight (lbs/kg)
    3U 9.57/24.31 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 27.9/12.68 10.5/4.7 38.4/17.5
    4U 11.32/28.75 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 29.1/13.23 10.8/4.8 39.9/18.14
    5U 13.07/33.20 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 30.9/14.05 11.1/5.0 42.0/19.09
    6U 14.82/37.64 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 34.1/15.5 11.4/5.1 45.5/20.68
    7U 16.57/42.09 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 36.1/16.41 11.8/5.3 47.9/21.77
    8U 18.32/46.53 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 37.6/17.09 12.1/5.4 49.7/22.59
    9U 20.07/50.98 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 39.5/17.95 12.4/5.6 51.9/23.59
    10U 21.82/55.42 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 41.2/18.73 12.7/5.7 53.9/24.5
    11U 23.57/59.87 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 43.1/19.59 13.0/5.8 56.1/25.5
    12U 25.32/64.31  22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 45.0/20.45 13.3/6.0 58.3/26.5
    13U 27.07/68.76 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 46.9/21.32 13.6/6.1 60.5/27.5
    14U 28.82/73.20 22.53/57.22 30.0/76.2 48.8/22.18 14.0/6.3 62.8/28.55
    2800 Series: 24” Rack Depth
    Outside Case Dimensions Height (in/cm) Width (in/cm) Depth (in/cm)
    Case Weight (lbs/kg) Rack Weight (lbs/kg) Total Weight (lbs/kg)
    3U 9.57/24.31 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 29.1/13.23 11.0/4.9 40.1/18.23
    4U 11.32/28.75 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 30.5/13.86 11.3/5.1 41.8/19
    5U 13.07/33.20 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 32.3/14.68 11.6/5.2 43.9/19.95
    6U 14.82/37.64 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 35.5/16.14 11.9/5.3 47.4/21.55
    7U 16.57/42.09 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 37.6/17.09 12.2/5.5 49.8/22.64
    8U 18.32/46.53 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 39.0/17.73 12.5/5.6 51.5/23.41
    9U 20.07/50.98 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 40.8/18.55 12.8/5.8 53.6/24.36
    10U 21.82/55.42 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 42.4/19.27 13.2/5.9 55.6/25.27
    11U 23.57/59.87 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 44.2/20.09 13.5/6.1 57.7/26.23
    12U 25.32/64.31  22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 46.0/20.91 13.8/6.2 59.8/27.18
    13U 27.07/68.76 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 47.8/21.73 14.1/6.3 61.9/28.14
    14U 28.82/73.20 22.53/57.22 34.50/87.63 49.6/22.55 14.4/6.5 64.0/29.09
    3400 Series: 30” Rack Depth
    Outside Case Dimensions Height (in/cm) Width (in/cm) Depth (in/cm)
    Case Weight (lbs/kg) Rack Weight (lbs/kg) Total Weight (lbs/kg)
    3U 9.57/24.31 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 35.2/16 13.9/6.30 49.1/22.32
    4U 11.32/28.75 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 36.6/16.64 14.2/6.44 50.8/23.09
    5U 13.07/33.20 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 38.0/17.27 14.4/6.53 52.4/23.82
    6U 14.82/37.64 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 39.5/17.95 14.7/6.66 54.2/24.64
    7U 16.57/42.09 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 40.8/18.55 14.9/6.75 55.7/25.32
    8U 18.32/46.53 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 42.2/19.18 15.2/6.89 57.4/26.09
    9U 20.07/50.98 22.53/57.22 40.14-101.95 45.3/20.59 15.5/7.03 60.8/27.64
  • Options

    Options


    Colors

    • Black (Standard)
    • Green (Optional)
    • Desert Tan (Optional)

    Hardware Material

    • All Rack-Mount Case hardware is produced in Stainless Steel (Standard)
    • Black Oxide Coated Stainless Steel is available (Optional)

    Optional Hardware Fixtures

    • Nut Bars SAE or Metric
    • Casters
    • Lift Rings
    • Stacking Latches

    Lid Options

    • 3” (7.6 cm) Depth (Standard)
    • 5” (12.7 cm) Depth (Available as options on the 3U-9U cases only)
    • Pouches Single Lid, Both Lids
    • Lid Hangers
    • Lid Handles

    Custom Features

    • Slide-Out Drawer
    • Slide-Out Shelf
    • Equipment Interface Panel (Entry and Exit)
    • Slide-Out Work Surface
    • AC Power Panel
    • Fan(s) on Mounting Plate
    • Stenciling
    • Humidity Indicator
    • Accessible Shock Indicator
    • ID Plate
  • Literature
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