2-Post Open Frame Racks

Designed for use in communication data centers and telecommunication rooms, 2-Post Open Frame Racks satisfy basic functional requirements for structuring cable. 2-Post Open Frame Racks can be ganged together or with 4-Post Open Frame Racks to expand existing systems. 

2-post racks

2-Post Open Frame Racks


  • Range of heights from 4 ft. to 7 ft. (24U to 45U) to match capacity requirements
  • Rails are tapped with 12-24 UNC threads for quick installation
  • Universal EIA mounting pattern (5/8” x 5/8” x 1/2”) matches industry standards
  • U markings on both front and back of uprights make it easier to mount equipment
  • Ships flat for convenient transport via UPS or FedEx
  • Includes complete assembly instructions



Frame is a strong and lightweight aluminum (6063-T6 alloy), extruded or formed, with U markings on both front and back of uprights


RAL 9005 black polyester powder paint 

Load Rating

Do not exceed the following recommended load ratings.

  • Floor Mount Rack – 1000 lb. (453.6 kg)
  • One Sided Solid Shelf – 150 lb. (68.0 kg)
  • Double Sided Shelf – 300 lb. (136.1 kg)
  • One Sided Vented Shelf – 150 lb. (68.0 kg)
  • Double Sided Vented Shelf – 300 lb. (136.1 kg)
  • Adjustable Vented Shelf – 60 lb. (27.2 kg)
  • Keyboard/Monitor Shelf – 200 lb. (90.7 kg)

Industry Standards

  • EIA 310-D



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