Industrial Grade LCD Keyboard Drawers feature rugged design.

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Model CCI-17 and CCI-19 Rugged Industrial Grade 1U Rackmount LCD Keyboard drawers include 17 or 19 in. TFT LCDs, providing 1,280 x 1,024 resolution, with antiglare hard coat for protection. Silicon rubber keyboards, sealed to NEMA-4/IP65 standards, offer full travel with tactile feedback to simplify typing. Constructed of 5052-H32 aluminium alloy, units measure 24.4 in. deep and are resistant to shock and vibration. They are powered by native 12 Vdc and rackmount 110/220 Vac supply.

Original Press Release:

Chassis Plans CCI-17 & CCI-19 Rugged Industrial Grade 1U LCD Keyboard Drawers

San Diego, Calif - November 20, 2009 - Chassis Plans, The Original Industrial Computer Source®, a leader in providing rugged rackmount systems to the military and other challenging markets, today introduced the CCI-17 and CCI-19 Rugged Industrial Grade 1U Rackmount LCD Keyboard drawers. These products are designed and manufactured in the USA.

The displays are 17- or 19-inch TFT LCDs providing 1280x1024 resolution. An anti-glare hard coat is provided over the LCD for protection and better display clarity. Three industrial grade Genesis LCD controllers are available providing a mix of features with aRGB VGA, DVI-D, DVI-D and video inputs. Picture-In-Picture is supported in one of the controllers.

The silicon rubber keyboard provides full travel with tactile feedback for ease of typing. The keyboard is sealed to NEMA-4 / IP65 standards and is spill proof, important where Coke and coffee are routinely spilled on these in use. A sealed pointing device is built into the keyboard. A wrist pad is provided to make typing more comfortable.

Construction is of 5052-H32 aluminium alloy. The front panel is milled from a solid 1/4" billet for strength. Fasteners are stainless steel and thread into self locking nuts. The front handle folds to protect the user and captive screws hold the unit closed in the rack. The unit is 24.4-inches deep including the provided cable management arm. Rugged friction slides are provided. Friction slides were selected as more rugged than ball bearing slides and less prone to jamming due to dust and dirt in the balls. The systems are designed to meet and being tested to military shock, vibration, and environmental standards.

A family of rugged KVMs are available providing 4 and 8 ports of DVI-D or VGA inputs with USB and PS/2 keyboard/mouse connection. The KVMs can be controlled via the keyboard front panel membrane switch, via keyboard shortcut commands, or remotely via RS232 commands. Front panel LED port selection indicators are provided.

Native power is +12VDC and a rack mount 110/220VAC supply is provided. Options are available for a vehicular 12VDC transient filter, Mil-Std-704/1275 28VDC power, and -48VDC inputs.

All components were selected for long availability for assured consistent delivery through multi-year programs. Revision and configuration control are standard across Chassis Plans product lines.

The CCI-17 and CCI-19 LCD keyboard drawers are currently shipping in production quantities. For system pricing and availability, contact Chassis Plans at 858-571-4330 or email See for additional system information.

About Chassis Plans

Chassis Plans is a recognized leader in manufacturing fully configured turn-key military grade rackmount computer and display solutions for the industrial, rugged, and military markets. They manufacture a full line of industrial rack mount and panel mount LCD monitors and keyboard drawers. They also manufacture 1U to 6U ATX and Single Board Computer systems tailored exactly to customer application requirements.

Chassis Plans specializes in long-life product support offering unmatched in-house custom chassis design, long-life industrial motherboards and SBC's with strict revision control and material obsolescence management for trouble free program deployment. Key military customers include companies such as L3, Lockheed, and Northrop Grumman. Notable commercial customers include Siemens, Nikon, & General Electric. Chassis Plans' Systems are Engineered to Perform!® Please visit for more information or e-mail at

Press Contact:

David Lippincott

Chief Technologist

Chassis Plans

10123 Carroll Canyon Road

San Diego, CA 92131


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