RS114PS18 Rugged 1U Carbon Fiber Workstation

Field tested, failsafe and long life performance in extreme conditions. As processing performance continues to improve, Crystal Group is dedicated to minimize the SWaP envelope of the RS114PS18. High-end computing performance in a 1U chassis with a depth of 18” (45.7cm) fits most any rack space.


RS114PS18 1U Rugged Carbon Fiber Server
  • Ultra light weight carbon fiber chassis – 12-14 lbs.
  • Up to 512 GB of memory
  • Easily mounted – Delrin glides or Jonathan® rails
  • Rugged 1U, rack mounted 18” depth
  • Versatility with up to six (6) removable 2.5” drive bays
  • Expandable with one (1) slot
  • Leading edge Intel® Haswell or Broadwell CPU options


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

-40°C to +55°C w/SSD

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

-40°C to +85°C

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

240 hours with humidity kit

MIL-STD-810, Operating Altitude, Method 500, Procedure II

12,500 ft

MIL-STD-810, Vibration, Method 514, Category 13

5.5 GRMS, 10-2000Hz, 60 min/axis with solid state drives + vibration kits

MIL-STD-810, Crash Hazard Shock for Flight Vehicle Equipment, Method 516, Procedure V

40G 11 ms

MIL-S-901, Grade B
MIL-S-901, Grade A

With solid state drives & shock kits

Electromagnetic Compatibility Standards
Some standards may require an internal kit
AC, FCC compliant
AC, MIL-STD-461, RE102, CE102 compliant
DC, MIL-STD-461, RE102, CE102 compliant
RTCA DO-160 Section 21, Category M
14 CFR 25 - Airworthiness Standards
Flammability Airworthiness Test 14 CFR Part 25

Amendment 25-83 and 25-116, Appendix F, Part I, Para a(1), subparagraphs i, ii, and iv

Form Factor
1.75" (4.45cm)
17.5" (44.45cm) [accepts Crystal Slides and Jonathan Rails] EIA-310 Rack Compliant
18" (45.72cm)
12 - 14 lbs ( 5.44 - 6.35 kgs )
Intel® CPU architecture options from Intel embedded long-life roadmap
Haswell or Broadwell LGA2011 R3, X10SRL-F, X10DRL-I or X10DRL-CT
Expansion Slots
One (1) PCIe full or half height slot (motherboard dependent)
External Bays
Option 1

Four (4) removable SATA or SAS 2.5″ HDDs

Option 2

Six (6) removable SATA or SAS 2.5″ HDDs

Option 3 (can be combined with HDD option)

One (1) CD/DVD/BD (R/W)

16 GB - 512 GB DDR4

High speed, high volume fans (6) CPU temperature controlled

Option 1

Mounted on Delrin glides

Option 2

Jonathan rails

Power Supply
Option 1

460W 120/240VAC 50/60Hz w/PFC, 115VAC 400Hz

Option 2

505W 18-36VDC

System Board
Option 1

X10DRL-I, Dual LGA2011 R3 Xeon®, ATX, 2LAN1000, VGA, 1 PCI-E X16, IPMI,

Option 2

X10SRL-F, Single LGA2011 R3 Xeon®, ATX, 2LAN1000, VGA, 1 PCI-E X16, IPMI,

Option 3

X10DRL-CT, Dual LGA2011 R3 Xeon®, ATX, 2LAN1000, 2 10GBase-T, VGA, 1

Software Compatibility
Accepts Windows 10®, Windows Server 2012®, VMware®, Linux® or Windows Server 2016®
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.


This product is deployed on the following programs:

CorvusEye surveillance for military and intelligence platforms

Reports, Guides & Drawings

TST-00068 RS114PS18 Feb 2013 RTCA DO-160G Electromagnetic Compatibility Record
TST-00072 RS114PS18 March 2013 Environmental Test Report
RS114PS18 November 2012 Flammability Testing
RS114P 1U Carbon Fiber Server - Outline Installation Drawing
RS114PS18 1U Carbon Fiber Hardware Guide
TST-00069 RS114PS18 Feb 2013 MIL-461F Electromagnetic Compatibility Record
TST-00073 RS114PS18 August 2013 Shock and Vibration Dynamics Test Report
TST-00093 RS114PS18 April 2013 MIL-STD-810 Altitude Test Report
TST-00093 RS114PS18 April 2013 MIL-STD-810 Altitude Test Report
RS114P 1U Carbon Fiber Server - X10 Outline Installation Drawing