RD2217 Rugged Rackmount Dual 17″ Display

Rugged and Dependable

Using our expertise in industrial and DoD electronics development, we have set the industry’s expectations in rugged computing performance. Designed for and proven in the harshest environments, the RD2217 boasts the highest up-time reliability in the industry. Whether mission critical or vital to your business, the RD2217 will exceed your expectations.


RD2217 Rugged Rackmount Dual 17″ 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 storage, sealed iKey keyboard option available
  • Easily mounted- Delrin glides, fixed mount, or Jonathan® rails
  • Light weight aluminum construction – 42 lbs.


Environmental Standards
Testing Standards *register to download certification reports Environmental Standards MIL-STD-810, Operational Temperature, Method 501/502 Procedure I/II

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

** LCD may be impacted by temperature, resulting in LC response time to be less than 250 ms 10/90 at -15°C.

MIL-STD-810, Storage, Method 501, Procedure I/II:

-55°C to +85°C

MIL-STD-810, Humidity, Method 507, Procedure II

240 hours with humidity kit

MIL-STD-810, Altitude, Method 500

12,500ft operation, 40,000ft transport

MIL-STD-810, Vibration, Method 514, Procedure I

3 GRMS, 5-500Hz, 75 min/axis

MIL-S-901, Grade B, Class 2, Type B

With vibration kits

Form Factor
3.5" (8.89cm)
17.75" (45.09cm)
23" (58.42cm)
42 lbs ( 19.05 kgs )
Manufacturer and type

AUO 17” diagonal , TFT TN, normally white


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
Accuride Slides with locking rails
Power Supply
120/240VAC w/PFC
Viewing Angle

+/- 60V, +/-60H minimum


1000 nits normal to display surface (excludes kit mods)

Contrast ratio


Rise and fall times (10/90 and 90/10)


Export Compliance
ECCN: 4A994 | Classification is dependent on configuration and is subject to change. Please contact your Business Development Manager to receive the classification of your product.


This product currently deployed on:

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

Seen in the motion pictureTerminator: Salvation

Reports, Guides & Drawings

RD2217 Rugged Dual 17 Inch Display - Outline Installation Drawing
RD2217 Dual 17" Display Hardware Guide
TST-00025 RD2217 Display December 2009 MIL-STD-810 Thermal In-House Test Report