Rack & Cabinet News

New Screws and Hardware Packaging

January 25, 2011 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

If you have ever dropped a 100-pack of our mounting hardware you may have been frustrated by the screws cascading across your floor. We listened to your concerns and we are pleased to introduce our new packaging for our entire mounting hardware line. When you place your next order of mounting [...]Read more...

Mod-of-the-Month - Cabinets with Work Station

January 25, 2011 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

From time to time we get requests for furniture applications. In late 2010 we received an inquiry from a test and measurement lab that wanted to ability to have a desk mounted to two cabinets. While looking at older designs from years back we decided to design a painted steel desk rather than [...]Read more...

Mod-of-the-Month - Cabinet Top Hat

January 18, 2011 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

2009 Mod-of-the-Month Archives In 2009 we were requested to modify an enclosure and include a top hat for cable management. This type of top hat is used to contain high voltage cabling and grounding. To order this mod-of-the-month or modify another product, please contact us today.Read more...

Mod-of-the-Month - 3-Bay Co-Location Cabinet

December 15, 2010 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

Last month we launched our new Co-Location Cabinet (CL Series). The product was an instant hit and we have been busy customizing the design for customers. This month's Mod-of-the-Month comes from a customer who has a cage full of our CL Series cabinets. The cabinet feature two (2) 10U bays [...]Read more...

Active vs Passive Cooling Solutions

December 15, 2010 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

At Data Center Dynamics in Toronto we came to realize that there is still some confusion when it comes to passive versus active air flow. I hope this will help demystify the confusion. At present Hammond offers two passive cabinet systems for your Data Center environment. These include the [...]Read more...

Data Center Cabinet with an Adjustable Passive Chimney

November 26, 2010 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

In October we completed a Data Center Cabinet that included an adjustable passive air-flow chimney. This passive top chimney features a knockdown design that can be assembled on-site. Features: Available in 24" or 30" Overall Widths. 48" Overall depth. 44RU Mounting Height. Solid side/bottom [...]Read more...

Environmental Material Raitings

November 26, 2010 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

Last month, we discussed our different material types used when manufacturing our data center infrastructure products. This month, we are expanding on Materials 101 by discussing the various levels of protection provided by different material types. One key benefit of choosing Hammond [...]Read more...

FWB Series - Economy Fixed Wall Bracket

October 29, 2010 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

The Hammond Fixed Wall Bracket (FWB Series) is a new light duty single hinged wall bracket. The FWB offers a simple design with universal keyhole wall mount provision and large rear cable access. Perfect for mounting keystone jacks and other narrow equipment, the FWB is available in mounting [...]Read more...

Mod-of-the-Month - Adjustable Side Panel for 4-Post Relay Rack

October 29, 2010 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

In September we completed a unique request for an adjustable side panel for our DC4R Series. Based on our C4 side panel, the adjustable side panel is a surface mount side panel that can adjust to the various depths of the four (4) post rack. Features: Split 41.5" height panels. [...]Read more...

Materials 101

October 29, 2010 in Racks & Rack Cabinets

At Hammond Manufacturing, we use several different materials when manufacturing our products. Our most popular material used for manufacturing racks and cabinets is mild steel. Mild steel is available in a variety of thicknesses. Rack and cabinet manufacturers use steel that is between 20 [...]Read more...

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