RCS7450-48 Rugged Switch

Field tested, failsafe and long life performance in extreme conditions. These 15.5” depth units are based on the Ruckus® ICX® 7450 series. These switches are enterprise class, stackable LAN solutions for small and medium size applications. Crystal Group switches provide intelligent, scalable, edge switch technology with enterprise class functionality and mil-spec environmental performance. The optional NIAP certified VPN Encryption Service Module is ideal for transport of sensitive data using standards-based and interoperable implementation requiring encryption from multi-site end-to-end secure data transfer.



RCS7450-48 Rugged Crystal Switch

  • Optional extended security, data confidentiality, and hardware-based acceleration for IP-sec
  • Layer 2+ and Layer 3 capable
  • Light weight construction from billet strain, hardened aluminum
  • Easy mounting in EIA-310 19” rack, Delrin glides, or fixed mount
  • 24 Copper, 48 Copper and 48 SFP port switch in 15.5” 1U chassis
  • Modular upgrade capability
  • AC/AC, AC/DC, and DC/DC 1+1 MIL-STD-461 EMC compliance
  • Optional MIL-CIRC connector I/O


You can find more information on the Crystal & Ruckus partnership by visiting the Ruggedized Switches page.

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

-40°C to +55°C

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

4.43 GRMS, 5-2000Hz, 60 min/axis -with solid state drives + vibration kits

MIL-STD-810, Shock, Method 516, Procedures I/V

20g, 11msec–functional shock; 40g, 11msec crash hazard shock

MIL-STD-810, Humidity, Method 507

with kit

MIL-STD-810, Altitude, Method 500

12,500ft operation, 40,000ft transport

Form Factor
1.75" (4.45cm)
17.32" (43.99cm)
15.5" (39.37cm)
17.55 lbs ( 7.96 kgs )
Switch Features
10/100/1000 Mbps RJ-45 Ports
10/100/1000 Mbps SFP Ports
Modular Slots
1 GbE SFP Ports
1/10 GbE SFP/SFP+ Ports
1/10GBASE-T RJ-45 Ports
40 GbE QSFP+ Ports
IPv4/v6 L3 Routing
With License
Stacking Bandwidth
960 Gbps
Stacking Density
Stacking Distance
10 km
Internal AC Power Supply Rating
2 X 250W
Internal DC Power Supply Rating
2 X 510W
Switching Capacity (Full Duplex)
336 Gbps
Forwarding Capacity (Full Duplex)
250 Mpps

Forced air convection via internal high reliability fans.

Fixed or Delrin Glides, mounts in standard EIA-310 rack
Power Supply
DC, EMI compliant to MIL-STD-461, CE102, RE102
AC, Auto Switching

90-246VAC, Auto-switching

DC, EMC compliant to MIL-STD-461, CE102, RE102

18-36VDC, 1+1 redundant

Non-rugged COTS


Available with MIL-CIRC connector, for power
Export Compliance
ECCN: 5A991 | Classification is dependent on configuration and is subject to change. Please contact your Program Manager to receive the classification of your product.