Removing the shipping bracket

Use this information to remove the shipping bracket.

To remove the shipping bracket, complete the following steps:

  1. Read the safety information that begins on Safety and Installation guidelines.
  2. Turn off the compute node and peripheral devices and disconnect the power cords and all external cables.
  3. Remove the rear support brackets:
    1. Remove the four M5 hex head screws on the lower support bracket and remove the lower support bracket.
    2. Slide the chassis away from the rack rails.
    3. Remove the three M5 hex head screws on either left or right of the support bracket from the screw holes on the rack.
    4. Remove the support bracket from the rack.
    5. Repeat steps c and d for another side of the support bracket.
      Figure 1. Rear support brackets removal
      Rear support brackets removal