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Installation Notes for the Cisco Redundant Power System 2300 Fan Module

Table Of Contents

Installation Notes for the Cisco Redundant Power System 2300 Fan Module

Contents

Fan Module Overview

Removing and Installing the Fan Module

Tools and Equipment

Installation Guidelines

Removing the Fan Module

Installing the Fan Module

Verifying the Installation

Technical Specifications

Obtaining Documentation

Cisco.com

Product Documentation DVD

Ordering Documentation

Documentation Feedback

Cisco Product Security Overview

Reporting Security Problems in Cisco Products

Product Alerts and Field Notices

Obtaining Technical Assistance

Cisco Technical Support & Documentation Website

Submitting a Service Request

Definitions of Service Request Severity

Obtaining Additional Publications and Information


Installation Notes for the Cisco Redundant Power System 2300 Fan Module


This document describes how to remove and install the fan module used with the Cisco Redundant Power System 2300 (RPS 2300).

For more information about using the fan module with the RPS 2300 and for the translated safety warnings that appear in this publication, see the Cisco Redundant System 2300 Hardware Installation Guide on Cisco.com.

Contents

This document includes these sections:

Fan Module Overview

Removing and Installing the Fan Module

Technical Specifications

Obtaining Documentation

Documentation Feedback

Cisco Product Security Overview

Obtaining Technical Assistance

Obtaining Additional Publications and Information

Fan Module Overview

The RPS 2300 fan module (BLWR-RPS2300=) is a field-replacable unit (FRU) that you insert into the middle slot on the front of the RPS 2300 front panel. Figure 2 shows the location of the fan module in the RPS 2300 chassis.


Note The fan module is hot swappable. When the RPS 2300 is not backing up an external device, you can remove and replace the fan module without disconnecting the system power.


Figure 1 Fan Module Location in the Cisco RPS 2300

1

Fan module


The fan module includes the system status LEDs, the DC output power LEDs, and the Select and the Standby/Active buttons for the RPS 2300 (Figure 2). The LEDs are described in Table 1 and Table 2. You can use the Select and Standby/Active buttons to select an RPS port and to place the RPS 2300 or an individual port in active or standby mode. For more information about these buttons, see the Cisco Redundant Power System 2300 Hardware Installation Guide.

Figure 2 Fan Module

1

DC output LEDs

5

Fan LED

2

Extraction handle

6

Temperature LED

3

Standby/Active button

7

STDBY/ACTIVE LED

4

Select button

   

Table 1 Status LEDs

LED
Off
Green
Blinking Amber
Amber

Standby/Active

Not powered on.

The RPS 2300 is in active mode and can back up a failed device.

The RPS 2300 is in select mode. The selected port is in standby mode and is not ready to back up a device.

The power supply modules are not compatible with each other, or the RPS 2300 is in an overtemperature or overcurrent condition.

Temp

Not powered on.

The RPS 2300 internal temperature is less than 113°F (45°C).

The RPS 2300 internal temperature is in the elevated range. 113 to 131°F
(45 to 55°C)

The RPS 2300 is in an overtemperature condition. Greater than 31°F (55°C).

Fan

Not powered on.

The fan module is operating properly.

The fan module is not operating properly.


The six DC output LEDs display the status of the six RPS output connectors that you use to connect the RPS 2300 to an external device. The output LEDs are numbered 1 to 6, which corresponds to the numbers on the DC outputs. Table 2 lists the LED colors and their meanings.

Table 2 DC Output LEDs 

Color
DC Output Status

Off

The RPS 2300 is not powered up, or no device is connected to the DC output connector.

Green

The RPS 2300 is connected to a device through this port and is ready to back up the connected device.

Blinking green

The RPS 2300 is backing up the connected device.

Blinking amber

The RPS 2300 is in standby mode.

Amber

The RPS 2300 is unavailable. It is providing power to another connected device.

Blinking amber and green

When you press the Select button, the DC output LEDs display the status of each port. When you select a port, the LED for that port blinks amber and green.


Removing and Installing the Fan Module

This section describes how to remove and install a new or replacement fan module in the RPS 2300. See these sections:

Tools and Equipment

Installation Guidelines

Removing the Fan Module

Installing the Fan Module

Verifying the Installation

Tools and Equipment

Obtain these necessary tools and equipment:

Ratcheting torque screwdriver with a number-2 Phillips head that exerts up to 15 pound-force inches (lbf-in.) or 240 ounce-force inches (ozf-in.) of pressure. The screwdriver shaft length should be at least 6-inches long.

Installation Guidelines

Observe these guidelines when removing or installing a fan module:

Do not force the fan module into the slot. This can damage the pins on the RPS 2300 if they are not aligned with the unit.

A fan supply module that is only partially connected to the RPS 2300 can disrupt the system operation.

The RPS 2300 supports hot swapping of the fan module when an external device is connected to it. When the RPS 2300 is not backing up an external device, you can remove and replace the fan module without disconnecting the system power.

Make sure that all fan module captive screws are tightened before moving the RPS 2300.


Warning Do not reach into a vacant slot or chassis while you install or remove a module or a fan. Exposed circuitry could constitute an energy hazard. Statement 206



Warning Only trained and qualified personnel should be allowed to install, replace, or service this equipment. Statement 1030



Warning Do not work on the system or connect or disconnect cables during periods of lightning activity. Statement 1001


Removing the Fan Module


Caution Replace the fan within 2 minutes to avoid overheating the RPS 2300.

Follow these steps to remove the existing fan module from the RPS 2300:


Step 1 Use a number-2 Phillips screwdriver to loosen the two captive screws at the upper edge of the fan module that secure the fan to the RPS 2300 chassis.

Step 2 Remove the fan module from the fan slot by pulling on the extraction handle.


Installing the Fan Module

Follow these steps to install the new fan module into the RPS 2300.


Step 1 Insert the new fan module into the fan slot, and gently push the module into the slot (Figure 3). When correctly inserted, the fan module is flush with the RPS 2300 front panel.


Warning Do not reach into a vacant slot or chassis while you install or remove a module or a fan. Exposed circuitry could constitute an energy hazard. Statement 206


Figure 3 Inserting the Fan Module

Step 2 Align the two captive screws with the screw holes in the RPS 2300 front panel. Using a ratcheting torque screwdriver and a number-2 Phillips screwdriver bit, torque each screw to 5 lbf-in. (80 ozf-in.)


Verifying the Installation

Follow these steps to verify that the fan module is installed correctly:


Step 1 Listen for the fan; you should immediately hear it operating. If you do not hear it, make sure that the fan module is completely inserted in the RPS 2300 chassis and that the faceplate is flush with the RPS front panel.

Step 2 Confirm that the active/standby and fan LEDs on the fan module are green. See Table 1 for a description of the LEDs.

Step 3 If the fan does not operate, or if you experience trouble with the installation (for instance, if the captive installation screws do not align with the chassis holes), contact the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) for assistance.

Technical Specifications

This section includes the technical specifications and agency approvals for the fan module.

Table 3 Fan Module Environmental and Physical Specifications 

Environmental Ranges

Operating temperature

23 to 113° F (-5 to 45° C)

Storage temperature

-40 to 158° F (-40 to 70° C)

Relative humidity

10 to 95% (noncondensing)

Operating altitude

Up to 10,000 ft (3000 m)

Physical Specification

Dimensions (H x W x D)

1.65 x 6 x 11.9 in. (4.2 x 10.16 x 30.23 cm)

Operating Specification

Airflow

45 cubic feet per minute (CFM) with full load at 113° F
(45° C) and 10,000 ft (3000 m) ambient temperature


Table 4 EMC Approvals

EMC

FCC Part 15 Class A

EN 55022 (CISPR22)

EN 55024 (CISPR24)

VCCI Class A

AS/NZS CISPR22 Class A

CE

MIC

GOST

China EMC Certifications


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