RCS7850-32Q Rugged Switch

Field tested, failsafe and long life performance in extreme conditions. These units are based on the Ruckus® ICX® 7850 series. These switches are enterprise class, stackable LAN solutions for small and medium size applications. Crystal switches provide intelligent, scalable edge switch technology with robust functionality and MIL SPEC environmental performance. Crystal Group Rugged Networking appliances bring plug-and-play functionality to demanding military, industrial, and commercial applications in air, land and sea. Top-of-the-line switches, firewalls, and routers are housed in rugged, lightweight, and compact enclosures, such as transit cases or 19-inch racks with strain-hardened aircraft aluminum, designed to survive extreme environments, extended temperature ranges, and high shock and vibration.



RCS7850-32Q Rugged Crystal Switch

  • Light weight construction from billet strain, hardened aluminum
  • Easy mounting in EIA-310 19” rack, Delrin glides, or fixed mount
  • 32 port designs in 19” chassis
  • Layer 2+ and Layer 3 capable
  • FCC and MIL-STD-461 EMC compliant
  • AC power input


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 +50°C

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

3 GRMS, 5-2000Hz, 60 min/axis

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)
19" (48.26cm)
19.98 lbs ( 9.06 kgs )
Switch Features
Fixed Ports: 40/100 GbE QSFP28
Thirty Two
Console Port
Out of band management port
Aggregated Stacking Bandwidth
9.6 Tbps
Maximum units per stack
Dynamic Pack Buffer Size
12.2 MB
Maximum Stacking Distance
10 KM
550ns 40 GbE-40GbE/ 2.9, US 10 Gbe-10GbE with license
Base Software
Layer 3 with static routes, upgradable to full L3 with license
Switching Capacity (Full Duplex)
6.4 Tbps
Forwarding Capacity (Full Duplex)
2 Bpps

Forced air convection via internal high reliability fans

Fixed or Delrin glides, mounts in standard EIA-310 rack
Power Specifications
100 - 240 VAC
Available with MIL-CIRC connector, for power
Export Compliance
ECCN: 5A991 | Classification is dependent on configuration and is subject to change. Contact a program manager to receive classification of your product.