Installation Guide

This section guides you through the process of installation planning and execution.

Installation Locations

The ModuCop Edge Computer has been designed to be installed inside vehicles like buses, trams or trains with limited environmental exposure.

Installation in Buses

For installation in automotive environment, installation location has to be chosen to avoid moist, liquids and dust exposure above the limit of specified ingress protection IP20.

Installation in Railway Rolling Stock

For installation in railway vehicles, equipment location is defined according to EN50155:

Location acc. EN50155 Definition Examples
Loc 1 closed electrical operating area interior vehicle cubicle (weather protected); exterior vehicle cubicle (weather-protected) either under-frame or upper-roof
Loc 2 cabin and interiors passenger vehicle compartment and driver cabin

Do not install ModuCop in other vehicle locations as specified!

Please use Ci4Rail’s accessories for mounting

Installation Guidance

Installation to Wall

Make sure, you are using the correct accessory for wall mounting depending on your ModuCop configuration. For example, a 6-slot ModuCop must be mounted with the corresponding 6-slot wall mount brackets.

Accessories for wall and rack mounting are identical and differ only in the position to be fixed at ModuCop

  • S104-ACS03-: Wall/Rack mount brackets 4 slot
  • S104-ACS04-: Wall/Rack mount brackets 6 slot
  • S104-ACS05-: Wall/Rack mount brackets 12 slot

For guidance on mounting orientation, angles, keep free areas, please refer to Installation Requirements.

Assembly of Mounting Brackets

  • Make sure, threaded bars are properly positioned as shown in the figure below
  • Place brackets as shown
  • Fix brackets with two screws M2.5x25 (part of mounting kit) to the threaded bar.

    ModuCop Edge Computer

Assembly of ModuCop to Wall

  • Select clean and level ground.
  • Per mounting bracket use 2x appropriate screws depending on your underground.
  • Start mounting top bracket, then bottom bracket.

Installation to DIN Rail

Make sure, you are using the correct accessory and number for DIN rail mounting depending on your ModuCop configuration.

  • S104-ACS02-: DIN rail mounting kit (contains 2x DIN rail holders)

    • Use 1 mounting kit for ModuCop configurations of 3 to 6 slot width.
    • Use 2 mounting kits for ModuCop configurations above 6 slots width.

For guidance on mounting orientation, angles, keep free areas, please refer to Installation Requirements.

Assembly of DIN Rail Holder

  • Make sure, threaded bars are properly positioned as shown in the figure below
  • Place holder as shown
  • Use 2x screw M2.5x8 plus lock washer M2.5 (part of mounting kit) per holder to fix holder to threaded bar as shown in the following figure

    ModuCop Edge Computer

Assembly of ModuCop to 35 mm DIN Rail

  • Place the edge computer at an angle of approx. 10° upwards onto the upper edge of the DIN rail.
  • Press the device down slightly and snap it over the lower edge of the DIN rail.

Removal of ModuCop from 35 mm DIN Rail

  • Pull down flexible flanges of DIN rail holders (e.g. with screwdriver) simultaneously, turn ModuCop slightly upwards from bottom side and remove it upwards.

Installation to 19’’ Sub-Rack

Make sure, you are using the correct accessory for rack mounting depending on your ModuCop configuration. For example, a 6 slot ModuCop must be mounted with 6 slot rack mount brackets.

Accessories for wall and rack mounting are identical and differ only in the position to be fixed at ModuCop

  • S104-ACS03-: Wall/Rack mount brackets 4 slot
  • S104-ACS04-: Wall/Rack mount brackets 6 slot
  • S104-ACS05-: Wall/Rack mount brackets 12 slot

For details please refer to Installation Requirements.

Assembly of Mounting Brackets

  • Make sure, threaded bars are properly positioned as shown in the figure below
  • Place brackets as shown
  • Fix brackets with two screws M2.5x25 (part of mounting kit) to the threaded bar.

    ModuCop Edge Computer

Assembly of ModuCop into 19’’ Sub-Rack

  • Check 19’’ sub-rack for fitting threaded bars.
  • Use M2.5x6 screws per mounting bracket
  • Start mounting top bracket, then bottom bracket.

    ModuCop Edge Computer

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