Rugged Displays



Hi Definition Rackmount LCD Monitors | HD-RACK

The rugged HD-RACK series has been designed for all rackmount applications including but not limited to the following:

  • Mobile Broadcast Industry
  • All Mobile and Fixed Military Applications
    including Shipboard
  • All Mobile and Fixed Industrial Applications

The wide format, high definition LED backlit monitor displays high contrast 1080p HD imagery and is daylight readable and night vision complaint. Multiple video inputs (3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI, DVI-I, RS170), resistive touchscreen option and configurable bezel buttons allow remote operation of any video management system

LCD Size Specifications Resolution Nits Viewing Angle Contrast Ratio Max. Power Consumption
9.0″ TFT AM LCD WXGA (1280×768) 800 nits 170° (H) x 170° (V) 1000:1 TBD
12.1″ TFT AM LCD WXGA (1280×800) 700 nits 160° (H) x 140° (V) 700:1 31 Watts
14.1” TFT AM LCD WXGA (1280×800) 800 nits 160° (H) x 140° (V) 700:1 TBD
17.5” TFT AM LCD WXGA (1280×768) 700 nits 160° (H) x 140° (V) 700:1 TBD
Technical Specifications
Display 8-bit color, 16,777,216 colors
Dimming Ratio 3000:1
Video Inputs (1) HDMI, (1) SMPTE 3G/HD/SD-SDI, (1) DVI-I, (3) RS170
Video Outputs (1) SMPTE 3G/HD/SD-SDI, (1) RS170
Connectors* MIL-C Connectors
Housing Milled AL, Black Hard Anodized
Rackmounts 9.0″ LCD: 4U, 12.1″ LCD: 6U, 14.1″ LCD: 7U, 17.5″ LCD: 8U
Wide Range
DC Power Input
10-36 VDC (12,24,28 VDC nominal)
Power Conditioning Protected against Internal Short Circuit, Load Dump,
Over Voltage and Reverse Polarity
Environmental Specifications
IP Rating IP68 Front Bezel, IP65 Rear Housing
Operating Temperature -30°C to 70°C (22°F to 158°F), -20°C (-4°F) with Touchscreen Option
Storage Temperature -50°C to 80°C (-58°F to 176°F)
Humidity 0-100%
Altitude 45,000 ft.

* Please note cables not included.

† The power range specified covers momentary environmental fluctuations generally found in a mobile environment while display is operating. For power initialization and continual operation, nominal voltages are required.


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Overview Drawings

Specific mount diagrams available upon request, contact DSE for more information.


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