RD2217 Rugged Rackmount Dual 17" Display

  • Designed to MIL-STD 810
  • High brightness; sunlight readable
  • Dual 17" displays; 22" depth drawer
  • SXGA   
  • 1000 nit

RD2217 17" Dual Display

  • Rugged 17" dual display in 2U EIA form factor
  • SXGA resolution, 1000 nit, low reflectance, high ambient contrast, full color TFT LCD
  • high brightness backlight and low reflectance cover glass yield sunlight readability
  • front mount for ease of use and stowage, sealed iKey keyboard option available
  • easily mounted- Delrin glides, fixed mount, or Jonathan rails
  • Light weight aluminum construction - 42 lbs.


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Compact and Powerful
With an all aluminum construction weighing in at 42 lbs., the RD2217 provides a small package with big capabilities. Unique folding design provides dual 17" LCDS in a user centric attitude for ease of use in a compact and rugged package. Don’t wait for the next “rugged” Intel architecture when you can make your program successful now!

Rugged and Dependable
Using our expertise in Avionics design and development, we’ve created the next generation in rugged computing. This game-changing technology provides enhanced compute power in the harshest of environments. We do not just design to these standards, we actually test to them. When we put our name on the RD2217, you can be sure it is both rugged and dependable.

High Reliability at a Fraction of the Cost
Innovative packaging techniques and attention to the important details makes our product run cooler and perform at wider temperature extremes. Design approach limits deflection and extends circuit board solder joint life. We provide incredible processing power, in a rugged package, with exceptional life at a fraction of the cost. 

Testing Standards *register to download certification reports
Operational Temperature, MIL-STD-810, Method 501, Procedure I/II

-15°C** to +55°C, lower temperatures available with heater kit

Storage, MIL-STD-810, Method 501, Procedure I/II -40°C to +85°C
Humidity, MIL-STD-810, Method 507 240 hours with humidity kit
Altitude, MIL-STD-810, Method 500 12,500ft operation, 40,000ft transport
Vibration, MIL-STD-810, Method 514, Procedure I
4.43 GRMS, 5-500Hz, 70 min/axis
 MIL-S-901, Grade B, Class 2, Type B  
Mechanical (2U)
Height 3.5” (8.89 cm)
Width 17.75” (45.1 cm)
Depth 23" (58.4 cm) fits in 24" transit case, extends 22"
Weight 42 lbs. (19.05 kg)
Manufacturer and type AUO 17” Diagonal , TFT TN, normally white
Resolution SXGA, 1280X1024
Active Area 337.920 (H) x 270.336 (W)
Pixel pitch 0.264 (per one triad) x 0.264
Pixel Configuration R.G.B. Vertical Stripe
Color Palette 16.2M colors (RGB 6-bits + FRC data)
Rise and fall times (10/90 and 90/10) 12ms at 25°C
VGA HD15 or DVI; selectable cable for each display
Sealed iKey Keyboard with touchpad - optional non-sealed. Trackball version available; 10-Key Numeric Pad; 24 function keys
Mounting Options
Accuride Slides with locking rails 
Power Supply
120/240VAC w/PFC
Viewing Angle +/- 60V, +/-60H minimum


600nits normal to display surface (excludes kit mods) 

* Crystal Group designs all LCDs to meet or exceed the specifications listed herein. Due to the sheer number of models and combinations of components (backlight options, kits, etc), it is not practical to test every combination of display offered. Please ask your Crystal Business Development Manager for data on qualification testing for configurations similar to the desired configuration for your application.    
** LCD may be impacted by temperature, resulting in LC response time to be less than 250 ms 10/90 at -15°C.

This product currently deployed on:

C-RAM (Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar) for US Army

Seen in the motion pictureTerminator: Salvation

Supporting Documentation Download
RD2217 - Spec Sheet download
More Documentation Download
RD2217 Rugged Dual 17 Inch Display - Outline Installation Drawing download
RD2217 Dual 17" Display Hardware Guide download