First Name
Last Name
Email Address
Phone Number
Company
Country
State
Okay

Get in Touch

General
(508) 921-4600
Sales@ueidaq.com
Support@ueidaq.com

UEI GmbH
+49 (0) 171 945 8385
Salesemea@ueidaq.com

UEI United Kingdom
+49 (0) 171 945 8385
Salesemea@ueidaq.com

Visit this page for local offices and distributors.

Compact & Rugged 4-Slot I/O Chassis

UEIPAC BRICK4

Features

  • 4 I/O Slot MIL chassis style, with over 80+ I/O board options available.
  • -40 °C to 85 °C and 100g shock.
  • IP66/NEMA 4 (pending).
  • Sealed connectors.
  • Dual Ethernet connections through M12 connectors.
  • Power over Ethernet, and/or multiple power inputs for redundancy.
  • Support for most popular OS and software packages.
  • Long-term product availability with UEI’s industry-leading 10-Year Availability Guarantee.
  • 3-Year Standard Warranty, 5-Year available.
  • 100% COTS and made in the USA.
Compact & Rugged 4-Slot I/O Chassis
Software/Programming: How UEI solutions are used. Hosted - Connected to a PC with Windows, Linux, QNX, VxWorks, RTX, or similar OS. Hosted also is for OPC-UA, Modbus and EtherCAT. Standalone - Controller with Linux or VxWorks OS, Simulink I/O Target or UEILogger. Available options for this product are shown in the drop down menu.
CPU Configurations:
Solid State Hard Drive:
SD Card:
Software Deployment Options:
Quantity: $3850
Add to Cart

Due to worldwide shortages, the 32 GB SSD may be unavailable. Please inquire at sales@ueidaq.com about current lead times for this product.

UEIPAC BRICK4

The UEIPAC BRICK4 footprint is extremely small


The UEIPAC BRICK4 is the latest deployment of UEI’s popular RACKtangle® architecture. The IP66/NEMA 4 pending rating ensures it works in tough indoor or outdoor environments. The unit’s footprint is extremely small and is ideal for a huge assortment of commercial and military applications, including:

  • Jet engine test stands
  • Flight line systems
  • Oil drilling platforms and refineries
  • Heavy machinery
  • Many other areas that will be exposed to harsh elements

The UEIPAC BRICK4 offers slots for 4 I/O boards, and with over 80 unique UEI I/O boards, there is sure to be a configuration matching your application. Connections can be made using:

  • Sealed dSUB I/O connectors: ensure pinout compatibility with all of UEI’s popular DNx-series I/O boards.
  • Standard M12 connectors for Ethernet: ensure compatibility with industry standard cables
  • Standard 4 pair PoE++ (802.3bt) compatible Ethernet ports: may be used to power the UEIPAC BRICK4. PoE supplies up to 55W, though the UEIPAC BRICK4 consumes less than 30W
  • 25-pin dSub connector: redundant power sources may be used via this connector , and the primary source is programmable. For non-POE applications, the chassis requires 9-36 VDC

An optional AC/DC power supply is available (DNAPSU-60). Built-in power supply voltage monitoring offers health and usage monitoring. All this is housed in a 9.5" (wide), 7.06" (tall), 3.55" (deep) chassis, weighing approximately 7 pounds including I/O boards and typically consumes fewer than 25 Watts. Heat transfer from the internal electronics to the external chassis is designed such that no fans or rotary cooling is required. The lack of fans maximizes MTBF and mechanical reliability.

UEIPAC embedded deployment: The UEIPAC BRICK4 is electronically identical to the standard UEIPAC Series RACKtangle, and, as the unit is a UEIPAC deployment, it can run fully stand-alone and/or embedded. The standard firmware running on a traditional RACKtangle is replaced by either a Linux or VxWorks operating system. The user then writes the Linux/VxWorks application that runs on the UEIPAC BRICK4 hardware. For more information on the UEIPAC deployment, please see the UEIPAC Data Sheet or the Technical Specifications section of the UEIPAC BRICK4 Data Sheet.

UEIPAC iDDS series: This deployment can be configured to run the rapidly growing family of iDDS products. iDDS provides an ideal solution for applications where data needs to be shared across various chassis and also has the advantage of vendor independence. For more information, please visit our iDDs page.

Regardless of your application, the UEIPAC BRICK4 is an ideal solution for any I/O system that is going to be subjected to the elements or otherwise be exposed to either liquid or particulate contamination.

Additional information on UEI and UEIPAC can be found in our Software Support section.

Deployment Options Overview

The UEIPAC BRICK4 is also available in different deployment options, including UEISIM, UEIMODBUS and UEIOPC.

More information on these deployment options can be found below.

UEISIM series: Simulink users will appreciate the ability to use Simulink Coder to compile and deploy their models on the UEISIM hardware. It’s an ideal platform for testing models on actual hardware. Once the model is proven, it can be deployed using the exact same hardware. For more information, please see the UEISIM Data Sheet.

UEIMODBUS series: Users needing a compact, rugged Modbus TCP I/O server will appreciate UEIMODBUS. The rugged, IP66/NEMA 4 sealed unit allows you to deploy your I/O system in the field, without any additional enclosure and protection. For more information, please see the UEIMODBUS Data Sheet.

UEIOPC series: A rugged and standalone OPC-UA server (not dependent on Windows), supporting the OPC-UA Historian functionality. System configuration is made easy by an intuitive, easy to use web/HTML interface. For more information, please see the UEIOPC Data Sheet.

Related Media

Our Latest Hardware For Applications In the Toughest Environments

Your application is important. That’s why we’ve developed the compact BRICK4 – the next step in UEI’s commitment to build some of the most rugged, reliable DAQ and control hardware on the market today. #chassis #rugged #compact #military #harsh #environment #sealed

The Amazing UEIPAC

The ability to input and convert a wide variety of data then export it the way you want makes UEI hardware an ideal fit for your DAQ and Control application. Find out more at www.ueidaq.com. #IO #flexible #reliable

Explore UEI's embedded system solutions at https://www.ueidaq.com/program...

Why Choose the UEIPAC?

The UEIPAC is a stand-alone data acquisition controller capable of being embedded almost anywhere. This new video highlights the primary features which make these devices an ideal solution for any of your measurement and control applications. #standalone #flexible #synchronization #sync #IO #eclipse #gnu

Explore UEI's embedded system solutions at https://www.ueidaq.com/program...

Installing UEIPAC | UEI Minute Video

UEI provides a development kit that allows you to develop applications for the UEIPAC (programmable automation controllers). Here is a brief video the shows you how to install it on a Linux PC or a Linux virtual machine. #setup #howto #guide #software

Explore UEI's embedded system solutions at https://www.ueidaq.com/program...
Explore UEI's software and programming options at https://www.ueidaq.com/support...

Using a UEIPAC as a PC


Our compact UEIPAC embedded controllers not only work independently from a PC, they can also take the place of a computer controlling a network of UEI PowerDNA cubes and RACKtangles. #control #linux #qnx #vxworks #software

Lean more about UEI's embedded system solutions at https://www.ueidaq.com/program...
Explore UEI's software options at https://www.ueidaq.com/support...

How to Wirelessly Connect to a UEIPAC Shared Data Server

See how quick and easy it is to connect an iPad, smartphone, or laptop to a wireless data server using a UEIPAC Linux-based 3-slot Cube. #embedded #howto #guide #demo #IO

Learn more about the UEIPAC-300 at https://www.ueidaq.com/product...
Explore UEI's embedded system solutions at https://www.ueidaq.com/program...

Create an SD Card for the UEIPac | UEI Minute Video

Creating an SD card for the UEIPac is as easy as running a script in the root file system. We’ve made this short video to show you how to do it. #software #howto #guide

Explore UEI's embedded system solutions at https://www.ueidaq.com/program...

UEIPAC Linux Based Programmable Automation Controller with built in Logger Functionality

The UEIPAC offers an unprecedented combination of flexibility, high performance, low cost and small size. The unit is an ideal solution in a wide variety of measurement and control applications including: Temperature control, Remote/unmanned vehicle control, Hardware in-the-loop (HIL) and more. #software #linux #demo #flexible #IO

Explore UEI's embedded system solutions at https://www.ueidaq.com/program...

UEI Application Video - Cube in Space

The UEIPAC data acquisition and control Cube on the International Space Station (ISS).