RSS116F JBOD Rugged Storage System

Field tested, failsafe, and long life performance in extreme conditions. Crystal Group provides a 12G SAS direct attached storage array that is 21” deep. With an all aluminum chassis weighing in at 20.4 pounds fully loaded, the RSS116F provides high storage capability in a small package. Crystal Group’s turnkey Rugged Storage Systems combine high-capacity data storage and military-grade security in a reliable, rugged device that doesn’t sacrifice performance or critical data. Rugged Storage Systems, available in multiple form factors, feature high-bandwidth 12G SAS architecture and enterprise-class solid-state drives (SSDs). Crystal Group Storage products are specifically engineered to provide fast, reliable, and secure data storage in the most challenging military, industrial, and commercial applications on harsh land, sea, air, and space environments.


• All aluminum construction – less than 21 lbs.
• Easily installed on Crystal glides or fixed mounted
• Rugged 1U, rack mounted 21” depth
• Versatility with sixteen SSD media canister
• Redundant power input, power supplies, and data paths for maximum reliability
• Offers maximum airflow with five high speed, high volume, low noise fans

Please contact us to receive the reports, guides and drawings that best fit your requirements.


Environmental Standards
MIL-STD-810, Operational Temperature, Method 501/502 Procedure I/II

-40°C to +55°C, operational with SSD

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

4.63 GRMS, 5-2,000Hz, 60 min/axis with solid state drives + vibration kits

MIL-S-901, Grade A

With solid state drives + shock kits

MIL-S-901, Grade B
FAR 25.853(a)
Electromagnetic Compatibility Standards
Some standards may require an internal kit.
FCC Class A
Form Factor
1.75" (4.45cm)
17.5" (44.45cm) (Accepts Crystal Slides and Jonathan Rails) EIA-310 Rack Compliant
21" (53.34cm)
20.4 lbs ( 9.25 kgs ) Fully Loaded
External Bays
One - Sixteen removable SSD media canister

Five high speed, thermostatically controlled, low noise fans

Option 1

Crystal Glides

Option 2

Fixed mount, front and rear

Power Supply
325W AC, 110/220VAC 50/60Hz 1+1 with PFC, 115VAC 400Hz
Export Compliance
ECCN: 5A992 | Classification is dependent on configuration and is subject to change. Please contact your Program Manager to receive the classification of your product.