Keysight (Agilent) Technologies E8401A Modular Products


13-slot, C-size, VXI Mainframe with 550W Power Supply and basic monitoring.

13-slot, C-size, VXI Mainframe with 550W Power Sup
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The Agilent E8401A C-size, 13-slot VXI mainframe is the lowest-cost mainframe in Agilent Technologies VXI mainframe family. It delivers innovative cooling technology, improved backplane design, high reliability, easy maintenance, and versatile accessories. The power supply in the E8401A VXI mainframe provides 500 watts of usable power, sufficient for most automated test applications. The innovative air distribution system provides extremely quiet and efficient cooling. Basic mainframe monitoring of the E8401A indicates normal operating conditions at a glance. A front panel diagnostics connector allows continuous local or remote system monitoring. This mainframe also complies with the VXI Specification by providing injector surface rails used by the Agilent QUIC easy module insertion and extraction system. Superior cooling, reliable design and system monitoring make the E8401A an excellent choice for most VXI test system applications.

Key Specification

  • 13-Slot, C-size
  • Low cost for general purpose applications
  • 500 watts of usable power
  • Efficient, quiet cooling improves VXI module performance
  • Basic mainframe monitoring for confident measurements
  • Compliant with VXIbus and VXI plug&play specifications
  • For complete detail, click on the Data Sheet link.

E8401A OPTIONS (36)
8120-2956 Power Cord Cable Assembly - Denmark
8121-1226 Power Cord Cable Assembly - Europe and South Korea C13, 10A, 250V
E8400-60004 Flush mount adapter kit. Use with support rail kit to flush mount the mainframe. (Order Replacement P/N E8400-80924).
E8400-60006 Cable tray kit
E8401A-0B0 Download the product manual from the Keysight website
E8401A-501 Power Cord - United States Right Angle
E8401A-900 Power cord - United Kingdom
E8401A-901 Power cord - Australia and New Zealand
E8401A-902 Power cord - Continental Europe
E8401A-903 Power cord - United States and Canada (120V)
E8401A-904 Power cord - United States and Canada (240V)
E8401A-906 Power cord - Switzerland
E8401A-912 Power cord - Denmark
E8401A-917 Power cord - India
E8401A-918 Power cord - Japan
E8401A-919 Power cord - Israel
E8401A-920 Power cord - Argentina
E8401A-921 Power cord - Chile
E8401A-922 Power cord - China
E8401A-927 Power cord - Thailand
E8401A-ABA English Documentation
E8401A-AXA Standard rackmount adapter kit. Use with support rail or rack slide kit.
E8401A-AXB Flush mount adapter kit. Use with support rail kit to flush mount the mainframe.
E8401A-AXC VXIplugplay (VPP-8) adapter for Keysight racks. For support rail or rack slide.
E8401A-AXD VXI Plug-and-Play compliant adapter kit for non-Keysight racks
E8401A-AXE Cable Tray Kit
E8401A-AXF Tinted Acrylic Door. Mounts in front of the Mainframe in a Rack Cabinet.
E8401A-AXG Air Filter Accessory Kit. User Installable
PS-S10 Remote scheduled productivity assistance. Select 1 to 999 hours.
PS-S20 Startup assistance
PS-S20-01 Recommended Startup assistance
PS-T11-VXI Introduction to VEE, 8 students, customer site H7218B-200
PS-T12-VXI Advanced VEE, 8 students, customer site- H7218B-300
R-51B-001-5Z Warranty Assurance Plan - Return to Keysight - 5 years
R-51C-001-1CU Onsite Warranty - 1 year
R-51C-001-3CU Onsite Warranty - 3 years
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