19 Inch Wall Cabinet

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When do I need a 19 inch wall cabinet - wall distributor?


19-inch wall distributors, also known as wall housings, are used to establish a node for the further distribution of data lines. The assembly takes place at strategic distribution points.

In general, hardly any active components are used. Therefore, most wall distributors are only equipped with perforations for passive ventilation.

The depth of the wall distributors is usually small. As with most 19-inch cabinets, the height of the wall enclosure is specified in height units (1HE=44.45mm). Starting at 4 U, up to a height of 18 U.

Advantages of the 19 inch wall cabinet  

  • Small lightweight housing
  • Very cost-effective
  • Passively ventilated
  • 19 inch mounting rails for 19" technology
  • Space-saving due to simple wall mounting


Selection aid 19 inch wall distributor

1. which device or technology do you want to install? The depth is important. Selection of the wall cabinet depth.
2 How many units must be installed. Plan enough space (1HE = 44,5mm) and some reserve. 3.
3. the installed technology needs cooling? Is passive ventilation sufficient? Should the wall distributor be quiet?


What are the differences between 19 inch wall housings?


One-piece wall distributors
There are one-piece wall distributors which consist of a compact housing. The one-piece 19" wall distributor is the standard wall enclosure which is used in most applications.


Two-piece wall distributor
This wall distributor version is used when the access to the cable management behind the installations has to take place more frequently. The front part of the two-part wall distributor can easily be folded forward to have direct access behind the 19 inch elements.

10" wall distributor
If even less space is required to bundle the cabling, the smallest version of wall-mounted distributors is ideal.

Hybrid enclosures
is a wall distributor in which 19 inch or 10 inch technology can be installed. The 19 inch mounting rails are designed for vertical use of the technology.

Accessories for 19 inch wall cabinets can be found in our online shop: 19 inch accessories