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Rackmount KVM Drawer Integrated CAT5 RJ45

1RU rack mount LCD monitor keyboard mouse KVM switch How To

Rackmount KVM Drawer with KVM Switch via CAT5

How to Control up to 64 servers from 1RU of rack space.

Also known as: integrated KVM drawer and CAT5 KVM switch, KVM console drawer with built-in switch,
KVM switch in rack mount KVM drawer, 1RU rackmount LCD monitor shelf with KVM switch.

• 17", 20" LCD

• Control 64 Servers in 1RU

• Single-Person Installation

Additional Product Information

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 Single Person Installation Manual   Manual (PDF):
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 Cad Drawing   Keyboard Layouts:
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RACKMUX-V20-N-PRIMUX (Front & Back)

Designed and manufactured in the USA


Features & Applications

The RACKMUX® KVM Drawer with Built-In KVM Switch via CAT5 combines a rackmount LCD monitor, keyboard, touchpad mouse and NTI's PRIMUX® Zero-U KVM Switch via CAT5 into a space-saving 1RU industrial strength drawer.
  • Available with forward-folding 17", or 20" TFT/LCD VGA monitor.
    • 1280x1024 video resolution for 17" monitor.
    • 1600x1200 video resolution for 20" monitor.
  • Control up to 64 servers from 1,000 feet away through one built-in user console.
    • One platform-specific (PS2, SUN, USB or serial) HA-x host adapter is required for each computer.
  • Provides a simple daisy-chained wiring configuration.
  • Designed to be a one-person job when installing the drawer.
  • Interconnect multiple servers at different locations throughout a building. Servers can be of the same or differing platforms (PS/2, SUN, USB, or Serial).
  • Torque-friction hinges - monitor does not wobble, spring, or slam shut.
  • Compact, heavy-duty tactile keyboard with 17-key numeric keypad.
  • LCD auto-shutoff in closed position.
  • Drawer locks into place when open to prevent it from sliding out of the rack.
  • Dedicated microprocessors prevent CPUs from locking up, ensuring reliable control.
  • Keyboard available in: English(US).


  • 110 or 220 VAC at 50 or 60 Hz via IEC connector. (Country-specific power supply cable included.)
  • 17" Models WxDxH (in): 19x23.9x1.75.
    • Drawer is adjustable to various rack depths from 24" to 40" deep.
  • 20" Models WxDxH (in): 19x30.1x1.75.
    • Drawer is adjustable to various rack depths from 30" to 40" deep.
  • Handle adds an additional 1.5" to the depth when monitor is in closed position.
  • Rack ears are available for two post style telco rack mounting, select part number RL-T15-TEL.
Regulatory Approvals
  • CE, RoHS
  • Operating temperature: 32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C).
  • Storage temperature: -4° to 140°F (-20° to 60°C).
  • Operating and storage relative humidity: 20 to 90% non-condensing RH.
  • Two years

15"/17" Rackmount USB + PS2 KVM Drawer Specifications
20" Rackmount USB + PS2 KVM Drawer Specifications
PRIMUX KVM Switch via CAT5

Example application

KVM Drawers with CAT5 KVM Switch

NTI Part # Screen
Keyboard Features Price Each $ # to Quote # to Buy Power Cord Length Download
a PDF Manual
RACKMUX-V17-N-PRIMUX 17 Numeric Keypad 1,795 PDF Manual: How to Control up to 64 servers from 1RU of rack space

Quick Installation Guide
RACKMUX-V20-N-PRIMUX 20 Numeric Keypad 2,025
RL-T15-TEL Mounting bracket for
two-post style telco rack 

Host Adapters

Function NTI Part # Platform Size (In.)
Price $ # to Quote # to Buy
Host Adapter HA-PS2 PS/2 2.1x3.7x1 205
HA-USB USB 2.1x3.7x1 225
HA-SUN SUN 2.1x3.7x1 210
HA-RS RS232 2.1x3.5x0.9 205
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