Channel Rack organizes data and communications equipment.

Press Release Summary:

Supplied in kit that enables assembly of 4 ft high system, Knock-Down Channel Rack offers weight capacity of 500 lb. It includes 2-post assembly with steel base and aluminum uprights. Extension kit, comprised of 1 and 2 ft channel extensions, link plates, and required hardware, can increase rack height to 5, 6, or 7 ft. Vertical rails, cross bars, and bases bolt together for assembly.

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Telect's New 'Knock Down' Channel Rack Provides Simple, Versatile Platform for Home Network Equipment

Expandable Rack Optimized for Data, Communications, Audio and Video Gear

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash., March 11 /- Telect, Inc., a worldwide supplier of power and connectivity solutions for the communications industry, has released an innovative, configurable equipment rack engineered specifically for home data and communications equipment. The new "Knock-Down" Channel Rack features a flexible design that enables simple, fast assembly, adaptability in configuration, and durability to hold all types of gear.

The new rack comes in a kit that enables the assembly of a 4-foot-high system -- sufficient size for most home applications. An available extension kit includes 1-foot and 2-foot channel extensions, link plates, and required hardware, which can increase rack height to 5, 6 or 7 feet.

Vertical rails, cross bars and bases simply bolt together for assembly. Components and connections are durable enough for commercial rack-mounted equipment as well, making the system ideal for a broad range of installations.

Key features include:
-- Two-post assembly with steel base and aluminum uprights
-- High weight capacity (approximately 500 lbs.) for its size
-- Basic kit includes all parts required for 19" or 23" floor-mount or wall-mount channel rack
-- Standard rack height is 4 feet; extension kit available
-- Ideal for indoor home applications including audio/video or computer networks

The new Knock-Down Channel Rack is available online at and through Telect sales channels.

Part of Telect's Complete Line of Equipment Rack Solutions
The new channel rack joins Telect's comprehensive line of equipment rack products, which includes unequal flange racks, network bays and global seismic frames, along with all standard accessories and hardware. Telect also engineers integrated, ready-to-deploy connectivity and power solutions in equipment racks or enclosures.

About Telect
Telect makes connecting and powering global communications networks simple. The company specializes in meeting the needs of global communications service providers in wireline and wireless, cable and broadcast television, enterprise network, and residential home market places. Telect designs, manufactures and markets fiber optic connectivity and management products, digital cross-connect systems, power distribution and protection products, equipment racks, cabinets, and integrated solutions. Telect sells worldwide through direct channels, distributors, OEM partners and online at

Headquartered in Liberty Lake, Wash., USA, Telect operates facilities in Plano, Texas; Guadalajara, Mexico; Southampton, United Kingdom; and Wroclaw, Poland.

CONTACT: Carrie Cook of Telect, Inc., +1-509-926-6000,

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