Can be mounted horizontally or vertically
Available in black, grey or silver
BS6396 compliant and CE marked*
Based on the PowerBox range, RackBox may be supplied to suit most configurations of power, data and telecom connectors.
Equipment may be protected with a range of safety devices including MCBs, RCDs, surge protection and Master-Slave switching when required. ‘Clean’ and ‘Dirty’ power sockets can be indicated by colour coding for added protection.
The illustration shows a horizontally mounted unit, Powerbox may also be configured in a vertical format.
Finished in black, grey or silver and black, with other colours available to complement rack finishes subject to order quantity
All OE Electrics’ products are manufactured to enable compliance with BS6396 or BS7671 where relevant.
Please call or email for further information
RACKBOX apertures may be configured with the following AC power options from the OE modular range or our class leading OE TUFA+C5A:Twin USB Fast charger, plus one or more Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6A data, USB, HDMI, VGA and sound connections.
Power: UK, European and International power sockets and/or OE TUFA+C5A:Twin USB Fast charger
Data : Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6a or Cat7 data connection options, with colour coded port identification.
USB: USB2.0 or USB 3.0 type A for PC connection. For USB charging specify the OE TUFA+C5A:Twin USB Fast charger
AV: VGA, HDMI, DVI-D and Display Port AV connection options.
Earthed aluminium extruded chassis in lengths up to 3meters
Fire retardant moulded socket and data/AV fascias
OE anti-flex system of interlocking socket fascias guarantees unit integrity regardless of length
Internal 2000V protective insulating membrane
Internal segregation between Power and Data/AV components
Main body – natural anodised extrusion
Endcaps – black
Socket fascia – black
Cable/wieland – black
To enable compliance to BS6396 UK sockets are fitted with 5 x 20mm anti-surge ceramic fuses, with colour-coded fuse clips to denote the rating (3.15A/5A). RACKBOX can also be ordered with unfused UK sockets for instance when power is fed from a floor power track and BS6396 does not apply.
A rewireable external earth terminal allows the removal/change of earth bonding leads without dismantling the unit.
Power cord options:
RACKBOX can be supplied with a GST18/3 power in connector for attachment of a suitable power supply cable, or with a hardwired power cord to mains AC plug or male Wieland GST connector.
Rackbox is fitted with two flanged endcaps with suitable mountings for a 19inch rack – standard height. The flanged endcaps also allow the Rackbox to be flush mounted in other situations.
Quality and Testing:
All RACKBOX units are manufactured using ISO9001 quality controlled components and practices and are 100% tested before dispatch:
- Visual: Configuration and appearance.
- Power sockets: Continuity, polarity, insulation & earth
- USB charger: Output voltage and resistance
- All sockets continuity tested with batch performance testing
“We test every pin on every connection in every socket”
All units built with UK and European socket types are CE marked by OE Electrics as complying with:
- Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive 2014/30/EU
- Low Voltage Equipment Directive 2014/35/EU
- RoHS2 Directive 2011/65/EU
AC power socket: The fitted sockets will be certified to the appropriate national/international standard eg: BS1363/5733, IEC60884-1, CCC, AS/NZS3112.
OE TUF5A: Independently certified to IEC60950-1/UL60950-1.
Cable, connectors & mains plug: Independently certified to the appropriate national/international standard.
Rackbox is fitted with two flanged endcaps with suitable mountings for a 19inch rack – standard height. The flanged endcaps also allow the Rackbox to be flush mounted in other situations. If the standard mounting options do meet the requirements please call OE Electrics design team for alternative solutions.