Caution: tight 1650 rails

Michael E Brown michael_e_brown at
Tue Apr 30 23:29:01 CDT 2002

On Tue, 30 Apr 2002, Jeremy Stoltz wrote:

> Rapid Rails for Dell Rack - Made for 4 post racks with square holes. The
> rails just snap in and require no tools.
> Rails for 3rd Party Rack - This is what I think my servers came with, the
> box calls then V-Rails ;) They use 6 screws to mount in the rack. The rails
> have a threaded plate which goes on the inside of the rail. I have a third
> party rack with square holes so the rapid rails would of worked. These work
> too just require tools. They look like they would work in an HP rack with

> round holes fine as well. They won't work in a 4 post rack with threaded
> holes similar to a telco rack.

Are you sure? Just screw directly into the rack and forget about using the
threaded plate.


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