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) 3.5” or six (6) 2.5” drives
• Rear I/O for power and SAS connections
• Offers maximum airflow with three (3) 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

-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 (6) removable 2.5″ SATA or SAS HDDs

Option 2

Three (3) removable 3.5″ SATA or SAS HDDs


Three (3) 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.