RSS13S17 JBOD Rugged 1U Storage System

Field tested, failsafe and long life performance in extreme conditions. Crystal Group provides a SAS Direct attached storage array that is 17” deep. With an all aluminum chassis weighing in at 10-12 lbs., the RSS13S17 provides high storage capability in a small package.


• All aluminum construction – 10-12 lbs.
• Easily mounted on Jonathan® rails, or Crystal glides
• Rugged 1U, rack mounted 17” depth
• Versatility with up to three 3.5” or six 2.5” drives
• Rear I/O for power and SAS connections
• Offers maximum airflow with three high speed, high volume, low noise fans
NAS capable – up to 42 TB with rotational drives or six SSDs

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

-15°C to +55°C,-40°C operational with temperature kit and 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
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
17" (43.18cm)
10 - 12 lbs ( 4.54 - 5.44 kgs )
External Bays
Option 1

Six removable 2.5″ SATA or SAS HDDs

Option 2

Three removable 3.5″ SATA or SAS HDDs


Three high speed, thermostatically controlled, low noise fans

Option 1

Jonathan rails

Option 2

Crystal glides

Power Supply
Option 1

250W AC, 120/240VAC 50/60Hz w/PFC, 115VAC 400Hz

Option 2

200W 18-36VDC

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.