RDS850 Dual-Door Data Cabinet

The RDS 850 is designed to meet the requirements of an exterior communications cabinet capable of mounting deeper 19-inch rack equipment with ample rack space (2 x 24U capacity).

The Rack Cabinet features dual doors, fitted front and rear for the best possible access during installation and for future maintenance and upgrades of the equipment inside the cabinet. Option to fit a shelf for backup batteries or other equipment.

Image is shown with optional accessories fitted (consumer unit, fans, tubular heater and thermostat, A3 document pocket and battery shelf).

Key Features:

  • Dual Doors – Front and rear
  • 19 Inch Rack x2 – Front and back with 48 U total rack mount space (24 U each) for mounting
  • IP24 Rating – Models with ventilation louvres (standard) are protected against +12.5 mm solid objects and water splashing according to BS EN 60529
  • IP46 Rating – Models without ventilation louvres are protected against +1 mm solid objects and powerful water jets according to BS EN 60529
  • IK10 Rating – Can withstand impact energy 20J according to IEC 62262.
  • Three-point locking system operated using an L-handle, padlocked and protected by a shroud.
  • Ventilation – Cabinet is ventilated using two intake vents and two exhaust vents on the sides.
  • Optional plinth – Can be installed on a matching plinth or a suitable concrete base.
  • Full perimeter door seal – Protects equipment from water ingress.
  • Cable Entry – All models are open at the bottom for cable entry. Must be sealed with grout.
  • Plywood Backboard – 12mm exterior grade backboard in each unit for mounting electrical equipment.
  • Lifting Lugs – All models supplied with detachable lifting lugs.
  • Automatic door stays with push button release.

Product Dimensions

EnclosureHeight (mm)Width (mm)Depth (mm)Working Depth (mm)Backboard (mm)No. of DoorsWeight (kg)
RDS8501280850650645550 x 500280


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Accessory Options

  • Plinth (Recommended)
  • Adjustable Battery Shelf
  • Heater Kit – Heater and thermostat
  • Cooling Kit – Two fans, filters and thermostat
  • LED Light Kit – Led light and switch
  • Consumer Unit – Must be added when using Kits
  • Double 3 pin socket with metal backbox
  • A3 Document Pocket

Modification Options

  • Access Panels
  • Cable Entry Holes
  • Alternative Locking Systems (subject to metalwork modification)
  • Removal of Louvre Vents (subject to metalwork modification)

Material Options

  • 4003 Grade Stainless Steel: Suitable for inland locations
  • 304 Grade Stainless Steel: Suitable for inland & coastal (<1 mile from coastline)
  • 316 Grade Stainless Steel: Suitable for coastline locations

Colour Options

  • RAL 9005 Black Gloss
  • BS4800 14C40 Dark Green Gloss
  • BS381C 631 Light Grey Gloss
  • BS381C 632 Dark Grey Gloss
  • Natural Finish* (304 & 316 Grades only)

Delivery and lead times from receipt of order* is 8 to 10 working weeks.

*Any orders received need to be paid before the order is processed and lead times start.

We always work to despatch orders sooner if we can.


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