Logo Caen



Desktop single-slot VME64X Crate


  • Desktop form factor
  • Single slot for 1-unit VME 6U x 160mm modules
  • VME64 and VME64X power compliance (VME protocols not supported)
  • Low-noise air cooling system
  • Hardware selectable high and low fan speed
  • Mains powered 100 – 240 V AC (130 W) @ 50 / 60 Hz
  • 19” rack mount kit included


The μ-Crate is a mains-powered (100 – 240 V AC (130 W) @ 50 / 60 Hz) desktop device with low-noise cooling vents system. The single-slot backplane is mechanically and electrically compliant to 1-unit VME 6U x 160mm modules in the VME64 and VME64X standards that meet the provided voltage and current specifications. Optional mounting into 19” racks is possible by metal brackets that are provided with the device.
According to the operating conditions, the User can manually set high and low fan speed level by hardware button.

Technical Specifications


Desktop: 337 W x 96 H x 278 L mm³ (with no board in)


Environment:                                            Indoor use
Operating Temperature:                          0°C to +40°C
Storage Temperature:                             -30°C to +80 °C
Operating Humidity:                                10% to 90% RH non condensing
Storage Humidity:                                    5% to 90% RH non condensing
Altitude:                                                    <2000m
Pollution Degree:                                      2
Overvoltage Category:                             II
EMC Environment:                                   Commercial and light industrial
IP Degree:                                                 IPX0, not for wet location

Max. output current

10.5A @+3.3V;     10 A @+5V;     2 A @+12V;     2A @-12V

Mains Input

100 – 240 V AC (130 W) @ 50 / 60 Hz

Cooling Airflow
  • Low-noise cooling vents
  • Adjustable speed by hardware button (2 steps: low speed, high speed)
  • EMC: CE 2014/30/EU Electromagnetic compatibility Directive
  • Safety: CE 2014/35/EU Low Voltage Directive

Ordering Options

Code Description
WUCRATEX001A µ-Crate - Desktop single-slot VME64X Crate   RoHS


Great to have you back!