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The Series 2000 Modular Console System: Infinite Variety From Standard Elements

Hammond Manufacturing 10/15/2012

Series 2000 Modular Console SystemThe Series 2000 console range from Hammond Manufacturing which enables complex control desks to be created from standard parts is now available in both RAL7035 light grey and stainless steel. The system allows units to be stacked in multiple combinations to provide equipment support and display functions exactly where they are required. The system is so versatile that the range of applications that can be served from the standard components and accessories is virtually unlimited. Full details and dimensioned drawings can be downloaded from www.hammfg.com/electrical/products/operator/s2000-configurations.

Systems are available in four standard widths: 24 inch (600mm), 36 inch (900mm), 48 inch (1200mm) and 60 inch (1800mm). There are three primary components. (1), the base unit, available with either single or dual access, (2) the desk unit with internal access via a lift-up sloping surface, and (3) the turret unit with angled front face and front/rear access. A stand-alone consolet unit with an integral sloping top is also available. Once the basic structure has been designed, external options such as plinths, footrests or window doors can be added. A huge range of internal accessories such as electrical mounting panels, 19 inch mounting rails, DIN mounting rails swing frames, cable entries, gas struts and many others are available.

The RAL7035 light grey units meet the requirements of NEMA Type 3R, 4 and 12, equivalent to IP66, enabling the consoles to be installed on the shop floor as well as in the control room. The stainless steel versions additionally meet NEMA 4X which make them ideal for various hose-down or corrosive environments.