Kramer Electronics, Ltd. USER MANUAL Rack Adapter Models

Kramer Electronics, Ltd.
USER MANUAL
Rack Adapter Models:
RK-2WP
RK-22WP
RK-121WP
RK-WP16
Contents
Contents
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5.1
5.2
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Introduction
Getting Started
Overview
Recommendations for Best Performance
Your Rack Adapters
Installing Your Kramer Rack Adapters
Installing Wall Plates on the RK-121WP
Installing Inserts on the RK-WP16
Technical Specifications
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Figures
Figure 1: Installing the RK-121WP Rack Adapter
Figure 2: Mounting the RK-WP16 Rack Adapter
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Tables
Table 1: The Wall Plate Rack Adapters
Table 2: Rack Adapter Blank Panels – Part Numbers
Table 3: Technical Specifications of the Rack Adapters
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Introduction
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Introduction
Welcome to Kramer Electronics! Since 1981, Kramer Electronics has been
providing a world of unique, creative, and affordable solutions to the vast range
of problems that confront the video, audio, presentation, and broadcasting
professional on a daily basis. In recent years, we have redesigned and upgraded
most of our line, making the best even better! Our 1,000-plus different models
now appear in 11 groups1 that are clearly defined by function.
Congratulations on purchasing your Kramer RK-2WP, RK-22WP,
RK-121WP or RK-WP16 rack adapters, which are ideal for mounting 1
Gang and 2 Gang wall plates, or wall plate inserts in a 19" 2U rack.
The package includes the following items:
RK-2WP, RK-22WP, RK-121WP or RK-WP16 rack adapters
Additional mechanical parts (blank plates (or inserts), and screws)
This user manual2
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Getting Started
We recommend that you:
Unpack the equipment carefully and save the original box and packaging
materials for possible future shipment
Review the contents of this user manual
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Overview
You can mount a combination of Kramer 1 Gang and 2 Gang European wall
plates, or wall plate inserts in a 19" 2U rack.
3.1 Recommendations for Best Performance
We recommend that you:
Have a Philips screwdriver available
Avoid interference from neighboring electrical appliances and position your
rack adapter on the rack away from moisture, excessive sunlight and dust
1 GROUP 1: Distribution Amplifiers; GROUP 2: Switchers and Matrix Switchers; GROUP 3: Control Systems; GROUP 4:
Format/Standards Converters; GROUP 5: Range Extenders and Repeaters; GROUP 6: Specialty AV Products; GROUP 7:
Scan Converters and Scalers; GROUP 8: Cables and Connectors; GROUP 9: Room Connectivity; GROUP 10: Accessories
and Rack Adapters; GROUP 11: Sierra Products
2 Download up-to-date Kramer user manuals from the Internet at this URL: http://www.kramerelectronics.com
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Your Rack Adapters
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Your Rack Adapters
Table 1 defines the different rack adapters:
Table 1: The Wall Plate Rack Adapters
Rack Adapter:
RK-2WP
Wall Plates/Inserts
One 2 Gang wall plate
RK-22WP
Two 2 Gang wall plates
RK-121WP
One 2 Gang wall plate
Two 1 Gang wall plates
RK-WP16
Up to 16 single wall plate
inserts, or
Up to 8 double wall plate
inserts, or
A combination of the
above
Rack Adapter Diagram
The rack adapters do not have to be entirely full with mounted wall plates (or
inserts). You can use blank panels to fill the empty spaces (see Table 2).
Table 2: Rack Adapter Blank Panels – Part Numbers
Rack Adapter
RK-2WP
Part Number
2732-000432
RK-22WP
2 Gang (1 supplied)
2732-000432
RK-121WP
1 Gang (1 supplied)
2732-000433
2 Gang (optional)
2732-000432
Single wall plate Inserts (10 supplied)
2732-503112
RK-WP16
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Blank Panel Size
2 Gang (optional)
Installing Your Kramer Rack Adapters
This section describes how to install the:
RK-121WP1, see section 5.1
RK-WP16, see section 5.2
1 The RK-2WP and the RK-22WP are mounted in a similar way
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Installing Your Kramer Rack Adapters
5.1 Installing Wall Plates on the RK-121WP
The example in Figure 1 shows how to mount wall plates in the 19” 2U
RK-121WP rack adapter, including the optional insertion of blank plates.
Use the M3x10 flat-head screws (supplied with the unit) to install the required
wall plates on the rack adapter.
1 Gang WP (Europe)
2 Gang WP (Europe)
1 Gang WP (UK)
M3x10 FLAT HEAD SCREW
2 Gang Blank Plate
(Optional)
1 Gang Blank Plate
Figure 1: Installing the RK-121WP Rack Adapter
Instead of inserting a wall plate, you can use a blank plate to cover the
relevant opening. If required, you can order additional blank plates to cover
other openings.
After installing the wall plates, the unit is ready to be mounted on a 19” rack
shelf.
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Installing Your Kramer Rack Adapters
5.2 Installing Inserts on the RK-WP16
The example in Figure 2 shows how to mount single and double inserts in the
19” 2U RK-WP16 rack adapter, including optional insertion of blank inserts.
Use the M3x8 screws (supplied with the unit) to install the required inserts on
the rack adapter.
Double Wall Insert
M3x8 SCREW
Single Blank Wall Insert
Single Wall Insert
Figure 2: Mounting the RK-WP16 Rack Adapter
Instead of installing an insert, you can use a blank insert to cover the relevant
opening. If required, you can order additional blank inserts to cover other
openings.
After installing the wall inserts, the unit is ready to be mounted on a 19” rack
shelf.
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Technical Specifications
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Technical Specifications
Table 3 includes the technical specifications:
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Table 3: Technical Specifications of the Rack Adapters
DIMENSIONS:
WEIGHT:
ACCESSORIES:
OPTIONS:
RK-2WP, RK-22WP, RK-121WP: 19-inch (W), 0.39-inch (D) 2U (H)
RK-WP16: 19-inch (W), 0.49-inch (D) 2U (H)
RK-2WP, RK-22WP, RK-121WP: 0.6kg (1.32lbs) approx.
RK-WP16: 0.5kg (1.1lbs) approx.
RK-2WP: four M3x10 flat screws
RK-22WP: eight M3x10 flat screws, one 2 Gang (Europe) blank plate
RK-121WP: eight M3x10 flat screws, one 1 Gang (Europe) blank plate
RK-WP16: four M3x8 screws, 10 blank inserts
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Blank plates
1 Specifications are subject to change without notice
2 See Table 2
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LIMITED WARRANTY
Kramer Electronics (hereafter Kramer) warrants this product free from defects in material and workmanship under the
following terms.
HOW LONG IS THE WARRANTY
Labor and parts are warranted for seven years from the date of the first customer purchase.
WHO IS PROTECTED?
Only the first purchase customer may enforce this warranty.
WHAT IS COVERED AND WHAT IS NOT COVERED
Except as below, this warranty covers all defects in material or workmanship in this product. The following are not covered
by the warranty:
1. Any product which is not distributed by Kramer, or which is not purchased from an authorized Kramer dealer. If you are
uncertain as to whether a dealer is authorized, please contact Kramer at one of the agents listed in the Web site
www.kramerelectronics.com.
2. Any product, on which the serial number has been defaced, modified or removed, or on which the WARRANTY VOID
IF TAMPERED sticker has been torn, reattached, removed or otherwise interfered with.
3. Damage, deterioration or malfunction resulting from:
i) Accident, misuse, abuse, neglect, fire, water, lightning or other acts of nature
ii) Product modification, or failure to follow instructions supplied with the product
iii) Repair or attempted repair by anyone not authorized by Kramer
iv) Any shipment of the product (claims must be presented to the carrier)
v) Removal or installation of the product
vi) Any other cause, which does not relate to a product defect
vii) Cartons, equipment enclosures, cables or accessories used in conjunction with the product
WHAT WE WILL PAY FOR AND WHAT WE WILL NOT PAY FOR
We will pay labor and material expenses for covered items. We will not pay for the following:
1. Removal or installations charges.
2. Costs of initial technical adjustments (set-up), including adjustment of user controls or programming. These costs are the
responsibility of the Kramer dealer from whom the product was purchased.
3. Shipping charges.
HOW YOU CAN GET WARRANTY SERVICE
1. To obtain service on you product, you must take or ship it prepaid to any authorized Kramer service center.
2. Whenever warranty service is required, the original dated invoice (or a copy) must be presented as proof of warranty
coverage, and should be included in any shipment of the product. Please also include in any mailing a contact name,
company, address, and a description of the problem(s).
3. For the name of the nearest Kramer authorized service center, consult your authorized dealer.
LIMITATION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES
All implied warranties, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, are limited in duration to
the length of this warranty.
EXCLUSION OF DAMAGES
The liability of Kramer for any effective products is limited to the repair or replacement of the product at our option. Kramer shall
not be liable for:
1. Damage to other property caused by defects in this product, damages based upon inconvenience, loss of use of the product, loss
of time, commercial loss; or:
2. Any other damages, whether incidental, consequential or otherwise. Some countries may not allow limitations on how long an
implied warranty lasts and/or do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above
limitations and exclusions may not apply to you.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights, which vary from place to place.
NOTE: All products returned to Kramer for service must have prior approval. This may be obtained from your dealer.
This equipment has been tested to determine compliance with the requirements of:
EN-50081:
EN-50082:
CFR-47:
"Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC);
generic emission standard.
Part 1: Residential, commercial and light industry"
"Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) generic immunity standard.
Part 1: Residential, commercial and light industry environment".
FCC* Rules and Regulations:
Part 15: “Radio frequency devices
Subpart B Unintentional radiators”
CAUTION!
Servicing the machines can only be done by an authorized Kramer technician. Any user who makes changes or
modifications to the unit without the expressed approval of the manufacturer will void user authority to operate the
equipment.
Use the supplied DC power supply to feed power to the machine.
Please use recommended interconnection cables to connect the machine to other components.
* FCC and CE approved using STP cable (for twisted pair products)
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For the latest information on our products and a list of Kramer
distributors, visit our Web site: www.kramerelectronics.com,
where updates to this user manual may be found.
We welcome your questions, comments and feedback.
Safety Warning:
Disconnect the unit from the power supply before
opening/servicing.
Caution
Kramer Electronics, Ltd.
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