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QUICK START GUIDE
RAM® 9000 Series
LTE, HSPA, EVDO & WiFi
UNPACKING INSTRUCTIONS
1
Unpack the Red Lion unit and verify the following
components are enclosed for the RAM 9xxx RTU:
Unit and Quick Start Guide.
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Power Supply, Antennas and accessories sold
separately.
cellular unit and connect to the cellular network. When this
has occurred the Signal Strength LEDs should light up (see
table on back). If signal strength is not lit or flashes slowly,
please refer to the User Manual at www.sixnet.com.
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Connect to the Ethernet RJ45 port for network connectivity.
ACCESSSING THE GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE (GUI)
1 Connect PC to the RAM 9000 Unit
Connect an Ethernet cable or a USB Cable between the
local PC and the unit’s Ethernet 0 port (E0). Verify the link
LED is lit.
2 Setup PC IP Address
For assistance with configuring your PC, see the appropriate
Microsoft Windows support webpage listed at:
http://support.microsoft.com.
2
3
Contact your cellular provider (carrier) and request a data
account. For EVDO models (RAM 96xx), give the ESN
number of the router to the carrier to activate the data
account. For LTE models (RAM 97xx) the carrier should
provide you with a SIM card to insert into the router, along
with the APN, username, & password for data connectivity.
Insert the SIM card (LTE models only):
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4
Locate the SIM Card(s) & Battery panel on the bottom
of the RTU. Open panel by removing single screw.
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Insert the card as shown on the silkscreen next to the
slot.
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Push the SIM card in until it clicks. Close panel and
secure with a single screw.
An antenna with an SMA-M connector should be connected
to the RTU directly or via a coaxial cable. This antenna
should meet the specifications listed below. Also see the
Hardware & Installation Guide for more information on
antennas.
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3G: Dual-band 800 & 1900 MHz
LTE: 700 MHz
3
WAN/ETH0
LAN/ETH1
IP address
192.168.0.2
192.168.1.2
Subnet mask
Default
gateway
Preferred
DNS
255.255.255.0
255.255.255.0
192.168.0.1
192.168.1.1
192.168.0.1
192.168.1.1
Access Graphical User Interface
Open a web browser and enter the following in the
address bar:
 WAN/ETH0:
http://192.168.0.1:10000/
 LAN/ETH1:
http://192.168.1.1:10000/
 USB:
http://192.168.111.1:10000/
LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS
• User Name enter:
admin (lowercase letters)
• For Password enter:
last six digits of the unit serial number (lowercase)
Nominal 50 ohm impedance
Voltage Standing Wave Ratio (VSWR) less than 2.5:1
Upon successfully logging in you will see the following screen :
Power is supplied to the RTU via the 6-screw plug on the
top. Device accepts 8-30 VDC power. (Power supply /
transformer not included)
Pin
Name
P1+
Power 1+
P1-
Power 1Chassis
Ground
Power connector
(top of unit)
6
PC to Ethernet Interfaces
Select “Use the following IP address” and fill in the blank
fields with the information below:
P2+
Power 2+
P2-
Power 2Chassis
Ground
Description
This is the primary power
source input(+)
This is the primary power
source input(-)
Tie to the panel or chassis
ground.
This is the secondary (backup)
power source input(+)
This is the secondary (backup)
power source input(-)
Tie to the panel or chassis
ground.
Please allow 1-2 minutes for the unit to recognize the
You are now connected to the Management GUI. If you
should see anything other than the GUI screen shown,
please refer to the Red Lion RAM 9000 Series User
Manual located at: www.sixnet.com.
Red Lion Controls • 20 Willow Springs Circle • York, PA 17406 • USA • +1 717 767 6511
www.redlion.net
QUICK START GUIDE
RAM® 9000 Series
LTE, HSPA, EVDO & WiFi
VERIFY CELLULAR CONNECTIVITY
INSTALLATION AND HAZARDOUS AREA WARNINGS
Confirm the following on the GUI (see Figure B) after logging into
the unit:
Activation: “Succeeded” or “Unavailable”
Connection: “Enabled”
IP Address: Populated with a network IP address
All power, input and output (I/O) wiring must be in accordance with Class
I, Division 2 wiring methods and in accordance with the authority having
jurisdiction.
Signal Strength has GREEN bars populated. If you see any RED
bars represented under the Signal Strength graphics, please
consult the User Manual. Ethernet (Eth0) should show “Up” and
show the network issued IP address.
NOTE: If “Unavailable” and connection “Unknown” browse to the
StatusEZ Config Wizard or Network Tab  Cellular
Connection  Configuration and input the APN field. EVDO
models will automatically try to activate on a periodic basis.
If you were unable to confirm this status on the Main page, please
refer to the RAM 9000 Software Guide for troubleshooting steps
at www.sixnet.com.
Suitable for use in Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C and D hazardous
locations, or non-hazardous locations only.
WARNING – EXPLOSION HAZARD – SUBSTITUTION OF COMPONENTS
MAY IMPAIR SUITABILITY FOR CLASS 1, DIVISION 2.
WARNING – EXPLOSION HAZARD – WHEN IN HAZARDOUS
LOCATIONS, DISCONNECT POWER BEFORE REPLACING OR WIRING
MODULES.
WARNING – EXPLOSION HAZARD – DO NOT DISCONNECT EQUIPMENT
UNLESS POWER HAS BEEN SWITCHED OFF OR THE AREA IS KNOWN
TO BE NONHAZARDOUS.
WARNING – EXPLOSION HAZARD – BATTERIES MUST ONLY BE
CHANGED IN AN AREA KNOWN TO BE NON-HAZARDOUS.
These products are operator interface units to be used within control
panels. These devices are intended for use in Class I, Division 2,
Hazardous Locations, industrial control applications. The enclosure shall
be suitable for the location.
For more information to set up Modbus features, please refer to
the RAM 9000 User Guide available at www.sixnet.com.
A minimum IP54 rated enclosure is needed for ATEX unless an
equivalent degree of protection is supplied by the location.
These products are to be used within control panels in hazardous
locations. The enclosure shall be suitable for this location. Hot-swapping
is not for use in hazardous locations.
If you are able to confirm this status, then your unit is
successfully connected to the cellular network.
AVERTISSEMENTS POUR INSTALLATION ET ENDROITS
DANGEREUX
RED LION WIRELESS TECHNICAL SUPPORT
If you have followed all of the instructions up to this point, have
verified with your carrier that you are not having an authentication
problem, have verified that you have adequate cellular signal
reception, and your unit is still not communicating, then it is time to
contact Red Lion Wireless Technical Support at
support@redlion.net or 1-877-432-9908 and we will be happy to
assist you in getting your unit operational.
HARDWARE STATUS LEDs
LED
P1/P2
GPS
RESET
WAN
STATUS
State
Description
ON
OFF
ON
OFF
ON
OFF
ON
OFF
ON
OFF
FLASH
Power is applied to the associated input
Power is not being applied to the associated input
Position fix available
No position fix available
Unit is booting. Not Ready
Unit is functioning normally
Cellular connection is established
Cellular Connection is not established
Unit is booting up.
Normal operation
Unit entering reflashing mode. Do not disturb.
STROBE
System erros Contact Red Lion support.
Tout courant, câblage entrée et sortie (I / O) doit être conforme aux
méthodes de câblage à la Classe I, Division 2 et conformément à
l'autorité compétente.
Cet appareil est adapté pour utilisation en Classe I, Division 2, Groupes
A, B, C, D endroits dangereux ou endroits non-dangereux.
AVERTISSEMENT – RISQUE D’EXPLOSION – LA SUBSTITUTION DE
TOUT COMPOSANT PEUT NUIRE À LA CONFORMITÉ DE CLASSE I,
DIVISION 2
AVERTISSEMENT – RISQUE D’EXPLOSION – LORSQUE DANS DES
ENDROITS DANGEREUX, DÉBRANCHEZ LE CORDON D'ALIMENTATION
AVANT DE REMPLACER OU DE BRANCHER LES MODULES.
AVERTISSEMENT – RISQUE D’EXPLOSION – NE DÉBRANCHEZ PAS
L'ÉQUIPEMENT À MOINS QUE L'ALIMENTATION AIT ÉTÉ COUPÉE OU
QUE L’ENVIRONNEMENT EST CONNU POUR ÊTRE NON DANGEREUX.
WARNING – RISQUE D’EXPLOSION - LES BATTERIES DOIVENT ÊTRE
REMPLACÉES DANS UNE ZONE CONNUE COMME ÉTANT NONDANGEREUSE.
Ces produits sont des unités d'interface opérateur qui doivent être
utilisés à l'intérieur des panneaux de commande. Ces appareils sont
destinés à une utilisation en Classe I, Division 2, zones dangereuses,
applications de contrôle industriel. L'enclos doit être adapté à
l’environnement lieu.
Un boîtier IP54 minimum est nécessaire pour ATEX à moins qu’un degré
équivalent de protection est fourni par l'emplacement.
Lorsque dans des endroits dangereux, ces produits doivent être utilisés
dans des panneaux de contrôle. Pas de remplacement à chaud des
modules dans les zones dangereuses.
*See the RAM 9000 Series Hardware & Installation Guide for more
information on LEDs.
Red Lion Controls • 20 Willow Springs Circle • York, PA 17406 • USA • +1 717 767 6511
www.redlion.net
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