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Charles Industries, LLC
An Amphenol Company

1450 American Lane
20th Floor
Schaumburg, IL
60173-5492 USA



CUBE Site Support Cabinets

Charles CUBE Site Support Cabinets allow providers to install highly efficient rectifiers and the latest in battery technologies in durable, robust and GR-487 compliant padmount enclosures. With support for VRLA or Ni-Cd batteries, various rectifier and power distribution options, and thermal management options; Charles' small, medium and large site support cabinets protect network integrity with an environmentally friendly, energy efficient solution. Large Site Support Cabinet solutions are part of Charles' Macro Site solutions set, combining with CUBE padmount (PM) and battery backup (BB) cabinets to form a complete site solution. Charles can also create custom designs that integrate specific power solutions, call for details. CUBE Site Support Cabinets are seismic Zone 4 rated.

CUBE Datasheet (.pdf)

Related Products:
CUBE Modular Series Ordering Guide (.pdf)
CPAD Mounting Pads


Charles CUBE Series
(click link for ordering guide)

Overall Dimensions (In.)


Height Width Depth

Small-Sized Site Support Cabinets

CUBE-RL207 Series 27 28 20 7RU Power Compartment; Battery Compartment for 100Ah Battery String; 580W 48VDC Heat Exchanger; 8 Position Load Center
CUBE-RL212 Series 39 26 20 12RU Power Compartment; Battery Compartment for 100Ah Battery String; 580W 48VDC Heat Exchanger; 8 Position Load Center

Medium-Sized Site Support Cabinets

CUBE-SS Medium 46 32 32 7RU Power Compartment with 23" Fixed Rail and 750W Heat Exchanger; 2 Battery Trays; 8 Position Load Center

Large-Sized Site Support Cabinets

CUBE-SS Large 74-90 32 32 7, 15, 23, 28, 31 and 35 RU Power Compartment with 23" Fixed Rail; Various Thermal Options; 2, 3 or 4 Battery Trays; 12, 16 or 20 Position Load Center
Cabinet Construction Welded .125" Aluminum Exterior
10 Gauge Steel Battery Racks
Powder Coated Off-White
Rack Mounting 23; 7, 15, 23 or 31 RU
Thermal Management

750W, 1889W Hx or 4K BTU, 10K BTU HVAC for Equipment Compartment
Direct Air or TEC for Battery Compartment (see ordering guides for details)

Door Latching 3-point latching with padlockable handle
Battery Termination Anderson Disconnects for Each String
Bus Bars (2) 2x14 Position Bus Bars
Cable Ingress/Egress

(11) Double Knockouts for 1.25/2.0" conduit on right-hand side, 
(11) Double Knockouts for 1.25/2.0" conduit on left-hand side, 
(2) Double Knockouts for 1.25/2.0" conduit on rear,
(6) Double Knockouts for 1.75/2.5" conduit on rear

Alarms Door Intrusion (2)
High Temp
Certifications Telcordia GR-487 and UL

Supported Battery Types

Manufacturer  Battery Model # Ah

C&D  TEL12-170F 170
C&D  TEL12-190F 190
C&D  TEL12-210F 210
East Penn Deka 12AVR-170ET 170
Enersys SBS170F 170
Enersys SBS190F  190
Fiamm 12UMTX170 170
GNB Marathon M12V180FT 180
Northstar NSB170FT 170
Saft  Tel.X 150 150
Saft  Tel.X 180  180

CUBE Site Support Cabinet shown as part of CRAN deployment solution

CPAD Macro Site Mounting Pads

Composite Material Mounting Pads for CUBE Site Support Cabinets

Additional CUBE Series

CUBE BBU Series Large-sized pad mount Battery Backup cabinets supporting lead acid (VRLA) or nickel cadium (Ni-CD) battery strings
CUBE ID Series Indoor cabinets of varying sizes for 19" and 23" rackmount equipment
CUBE MP Series Compact-sized multi-purpose enclosures with steel mesh or wooden backboards, NEMA rated
CUBE PM Series Large-sized pad mount enclosures with single or multiple chambers
CUBE RL Series Mid-sized multi- chamber cabinets with mounting rails for 19" and 23" rackmount equipment
CUBE SC Series Small Cell enclosures house Ethernet demarcation devices, AC/DC rectifiers, small cell equipment and batteries for backup



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