card cage


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card cage

[′kärd ‚kāj]
(electronics)
A rack built into a computer to hold printed circuit boards and allow them to be installed or removed easily.

card cage

An enclosure into which printed circuit boards (cards) are inserted. The cage may be exposed to the outside for quick insertion and removal of cards, or it may reside behind a door or inside a larger cabinet.
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Other considerations include rack-and-stack or card cage architecture, the need for hardware expansion capabilities in the computing system, and the cost of system upgrade and maintenance.
An expansion card cage for maximum adaptability with full power capabilities and connection for up to 3 full-length or 6 half-length ISA or PCI expansion cards.
Cards easily plug into a 4, 8, 12 or 16 slot card cage that communicates with Windows computer via USB 2.
Elma's conduction-cooled ATRs feature a machined card cage that accommodates wedge locks to transfer heat from the boards to the machined platform walls within the integrated card guides.
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The TM-HD/R is a tuner module that slides into the card cage on a Niles IntelliControl ICS modular multizone receiver.
Made of lightweight, clear-anodized aluminum, this innovative enclosure system is the first of its kind to integrate a removable railed card cage sub-assembly designed for shock mitigation and simple card removal.
Unique in rugged computing and a next-generation release of one of the company's most successful products, the FieldWorks 8600 features an expansion card cage with full universal AC input and 10-30 VDC power supply.
Developed by BCI to modernize hotel and convention center connectivity, it offers twelve different audio, video and data (AVD) transport functions in a miniaturized card cage that installs into industry standard floor or wall boxes.
Stand-offs can be inserted into mounting holes for the adapter and adjacent PC/104 modules, or alternatively, the PC/104 card stack can be securely mounted in a PC/104 Railed Card Cage without any standoffs required.
Unique in rugged computing, the FieldWorks 8500 features an expansion card cage with full power supply and connection for up to three full-length or six half-length PCI expansion cards.
The Datamax A-Class family of advanced print engines include a number of innovative design features such as stainless steel hardware components, modular electronics card cage, field installable thermal transfer ribbon assembly, a remote control panel, and a full graphics display.