Pentair redesigns MIDAS cabinets

  • September 13, 2010
  • Pentair, Inc.
 Pentair redesigns MIDAS cabinets
Pentair redesigns MIDAS cabinets

September 13, 2010 - Pentair Technical Products redesigned Schroff brand MIDAS cabinets. Housing a variety of 19- or 23-inch rack-mount equipment, MIDAS cabinets deliver high value and functionality. MIDAS cabinets feature a fully-welded, heavy-gauge steel frame, providing the ability to mount equipment, cable management, active cooling and other accessories. Pre-configured models are available in six standard sizes and engineered solutions are also available.Models range in size from 23RU to 48RU (1200- to 2100-mm) high, 600- to 700-mm wide and 800- to 1000-mm deep. The 700-mm wide communication cabinets can accommodate either 19- or 23-inch equipment and cables, and can be easily changed in the field. The 600-mm wide server configurations offer square-hole rack angles for 19-inch rack-mount equipment. Cabinets without windows are UL 1863 rated to a loading capacity of 1000 lbs., with a 4X factor, and all MIDAS cabinets are RoHS compliant.MIDAS cabinets can be used to house and protect 19- or 23-inch rack-mount equipment, providing high aesthetics and improving the look of equipment in a variety of markets and industries, including:

  • OEMs
  • VARs
  • Networking
  • Security
  • Information Technology
  • Test and Measurement
  • Medical
  • General Electronics
  • Fan kit provisions are included with all MIDAS cabinets, and a comprehensive range of accessories are available, including vertical and horizontal cable managers, shelves, PDUs, thermal management accessories, castors and levelers. Door options include window, perforated and split-perforated, and a wide range of modification services are available to suit specific application requirements.‚ÄúThe MIDAS cabinet is an economical and versatile solution for protecting network or other 19-in. rack-mount equipment,‚Äù said Marc Caiola, Pentair Technical Products‚Äô market manager. ‚ÄúWhen costs are paramount, MIDAS cabinets‚Äîwhich are made in a global facility and can be deployed worldwide‚Äîprovide great value, as well as functionality.‚Äù Caiola adds, ‚ÄúThese general-purpose cabinets are ideal for a broad range of applications, including small to mid-size companies, schools and universities, remote network equipment applications and for basic network equipment protection.‚ÄùAbout Pentair Technical ProductsPentair Technical Products, a Pentair global business unit, is the leading provider of worldwide product and service solutions for enclosing, protecting and cooling electrical and electronic systems. Its industry-leading brands‚ÄîHoffman, Schroff, McLean Cooling Technology, Calmark, Birtcher, Aspen Motion Technologies and Taunus‚Äîprovide a broad variety of standard, modified and engineered solutions to the commercial, communications, energy, general electronics, industrial, infrastructure, medical, and security and defense markets.

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