BEE2 Setup Guide



Introduction


Parts List


Power

5V DC power supply

Should be capable of output >300W @ 5V, optimally with remote sensing

Suggested: Lambda GENH 6-100

Suggested:Xantrex XHR 7.5-130

Acceptable: Meanwell SP-480-5 (Remote sense terminal crimp, Remote sense terminal housing) Please note that this is not an isolated power supply has been shown to be a significant EMI source.

Power Cable

Cable used should be at least 10AWG and be kept as short as possible if power supply has no remote sensing

Crimp terminals: Molex 42815 series -0031 tin 8AWG, -0032 gold 8AWG, -0011 tin 10/12AWG, -0012 10/12AWG

Crimp housing: Molex 42816-0212

Memory

DDR2 SDRAM DIMMs

Should be 1GB unregistered ECC memory rated for 200MHz operation with CAS latency 3

Suggested: Crucial CT12872AA53E.18F or CT12872AA53E.E18F (1GB dual rank DIMMs, Note that parts ending in .9XX will not work)

Suggested: Micron MT18HTF12872AY-40E

Suggested: Micron MT18HTF12872AY-53E

Suggested: Micron MT18HTF12872AY-667

Video

HDMI male to DVI male cable

Suggested: LCD Panel Samsung 731B

Example: DigiKey WM19082-ND

Example: DigiKey 290-1915-ND

High Speed Serial

10GbE/InfiniBand cable

Should be 3 meters or shorter

Suggested: Gore IBN6800-0.5 -1 or -3

Suggested: Fujitsu FCD-ZZ00016 or FCD-ZZ00019

10Gb Fiber Optic cable

Requires tranceiver and spool of fiber cable, tested up to 100 meters

Suggested: Fujitsu FPD-010R008-0E + FOC-CCxxxx

Low Speed Serial

RS232 serial cable

Custom null-modem RS232 with DB9 female to 5x1 0.100" (2.54mm) female header connector

Wiring diagram

Storage/Boot/Debug

CompactFlash card

Any size from 16MB up to 2GB from any CF vendor

Suggest at least 512MB for Linux boot from CF

PIV programming cable

9 pins single row, 2.54mm pitch flat ribbon cable

Suggested: DigiKey A9BBG-090xF-ND

Real Time Clock

CR1220 3V 12.5mm coin battery

Suggested: DigiKey N033-ND

Suggested: DigiKey P033-ND

Manual Inspection


Connecting the BEE2


Bee2Setup (last edited 2007-02-21 01:27:29 by hchen05)