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Cisco VPN 5002 Concentrator FRU Installation and Replacement Notes
This document provides information about installing and replacing field-replaceable units (FRUs) for the Cisco VPN 5002 concentrator. For more information on VPN 5002 concentrator hardware, see the Cisco VPN 5002 Concentrator Hardware Guide.
This document describes how to install the rack-mounting options that are available for the VPN 5002 concentrator, including:
Warning Only trained and qualified personnel should be allowed to install, replace, or service this equipment.
For a complete list of translated safety warnings, refer to the Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for the Cisco VPN 5002 and 5008 Concentrator.
Rack-Mounting KitProduct Number: ACS-CVPN5002-RM
Figure 1 Mounting Bracket Hardware
Figure 2 Mounting Screws
Mounting in a Standard Rack
The VPN 5002 chassis requires 4 rack units of rack space. You must provide:
•At least four screws or clips to attach the brackets to the rack
Complete the following steps to attach the provided brackets and handles to the chassis and to mount the chassis in the rack.
Step 1 Remove the front three pan-head screws from each side of the chassis (Figure 3).
Figure 3 Removing the Screws from the Chassis
Step 2 On each side of the chassis, attach the bracket using three provided black 10-32 flat-head screws (Figure 4).
Figure 4 Attaching the Brackets to the Chassis
Step 3 On each bracket, attach a handle and spacer using two provided 10-32 undercut flat-head screws (Figure 5).
Figure 5 Attaching the Handles to the Brackets
Step 4 Move the chassis into the rack and attach the brackets to the rack using your screws (Figure 6).
Figure 6 Attaching the Chassis to the Rack
Mounting in a Standard Rack for Earthquake Safety
If the platform is located in an area prone to earthquakes, we strongly recommend that you use the earthquake brackets for mounting the device. The VPN 5002 chassis requires 4 rack units of rack space. You must provide:
•At least eight screws or clips to attach the brackets to the rack
Complete the following steps to attach the provided brackets and handles and to mount the chassis in the rack.
Attaching the Back Brackets to the Rack
To attach the back brackets to the rack
Step 1 Determine which back brackets, long or short, fit in your rack by sliding the front bracket into a back bracket and measuring the assembly against your rack.
Figure 7 Installing the Back Brackets
Attaching the Front Brackets and Handles to the Chassis
To attach the front brackets and handles to the chassis
Step 1 Remove the 12 pan-head screws from both sides of the chassis and the two bottom corner pan-head screws from the back of the chassis (Figure 8).
Figure 8 Removing the Pan-Head Screws
Step 2 On each side of the chassis, attach the front bracket with six provided black 10-32 flat-head screws (Figure 9).
Figure 9 Attaching the Front Brackets
Step 3 On the back of the chassis, fasten each bracket tab with one provided 6-32 pan-head screw (Figure 10).
Figure 10 Attaching the Bracket Tabs
Step 4 On each bracket, attach a handle and spacer with two provided 10-32 undercut flat-head screws (Figure 11).
Figure 11 Attaching the Handles to the Brackets
Mounting the Chassis in the Rack
To mount the chassis in the rack
Step 1 While supporting the chassis, slide the front brackets into the installed back brackets.
Step 2 Fasten the front brackets to the rack with your screws or clips (Figure 12).
Figure 12 Mounting the Chassis in the Rack
Step 3 Fasten together the front and back brackets using the 10 provided 4-40 pan-head screws (Figure 13).
Figure 13 Joining the Front and Back Brackets
Mounting in a Telco Rack
The chassis requires 4 rack units of rack space. You must provide:
•At least four screws or clips to attach the brackets to the rack
Complete the following steps to attach the provided brackets and to mount the chassis in the rack.
Step 1 From each side of the chassis, remove the bottom center pan-head screws (Figure 14).
Figure 14 Removing the Pan-Head Screws
Step 2 On each side of the chassis, attach the brackets using three provided 10-32 flat-head screws (Figure 15).
Figure 15 Attaching the Brackets to the Chassis
Step 3 Fasten the brackets to the rack using your own screws or clips (Figure 16).
Figure 16 Mounting the Brackets to the Rack
Wall-Mounting the Chassis
To mount the chassis sideways and flat against a wall, you must provide:
•24-inch x 24-inch x ½-inch minimum mounting board
•Your own hardware to attach the board to the wall
Complete the following steps to attach the provided brackets and to mount the chassis to the wall.
Attaching Brackets to the Chassis
To attach the brackets to the chassis
Step 1 Remove the bottom three pan-head screws (total of six) from each side of the chassis (Figure 17).
Figure 17 Removing the Screws from the Chassis
Step 2 On each side of the chassis, attach the bracket with three provided black 10-32 flat-head screws (Figure 18).
Figure 18 Attaching Brackets to the Chassis
Installing the Chassis on a Board
To install the chassis on a board
Step 1 Place the chassis on top of the board and mark the four bracket screw locations on the board.
To determine the screw locations, refer to Figure 19, which shows the chassis positioned sideways and flat against the wall at eye level.
Figure 19 Determining Screw Locations
Step 2 To make inserting the screws easy, predrill the screw locations.
Step 3 If you have not already mounted the board flat against the wall:
a. Locate the wall studs and mark the screw locations so that the chassis is at eye level and you can see the LEDs.
b. Using your own hardware, attach the mounting board to the studs.
Step 4 While supporting the chassis, fasten the chassis to the board using the four provided wood screws. Start with the top bracket and then fasten the bottom bracket (Figure 20).
Figure 20 Attaching the Chassis to the Wall
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