Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis Element BKCMCR1ABA

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Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis Element BKCMCR1ABA

Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis Element BKCMCR1ABA

  • Modular carrier board designed to work with an Intel® NUC Compute Element
  • Sturdy and expandable, this chassis element is tailor-made for harsh and extreme environments
  • Designed for edge analytics and offers design flexibility
  • Integrated graphics support with Intel®HD Graphics Technology
  • Supports display emulation HDMI ports to enable remote access to the system in a headless configuration

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Product Details


Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis Elements are modular carrier boards and housings designed to work with an Intel® NUC Compute Element. This NUC Rugged Chassis Element consists of a NUC Rugged Board Element and a passive enclosure. The Rugged Board Element consists of a connector for the Intel® NUC Compute Element to plug into, along with input and output connectors and headers.


Key Features of the Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis Element BKCMCR1ABA

This sturdy and expandable Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis + Board Element is tailor-made for harsh and extreme environments. The expandable board – with two headers and serial DV9 – is designed for edge analytics and offers design flexibility.

The NUC Rugged Chassis Elements have input/output connectors on the front and back panels, including:

  • 3 x USB 3 Ports
  • 1 x USB 2.0 Port
  • Ethernet Connector (RJ-45)
  • 2 x HDMI Ports
  • 2 x Antenna Connectors
  • Expandable Back Panel*

* The expandable back panel area has cut-outs for two DB9 serial port connectors.  The expansion area back plate can be replaced with a custom-designed expansion back panel plate for use with other connector types.

The Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis Element uses a supplied AC to DC power adapter with a six-foot attached cable with a barrel connector:

  • 90-264 Volts AC input, 47-63 Hz
  • 19 Volts 4.74 Amps DC output
  • 3-pin AC power cord (options include no AC power cord, US AC power cord or EU AC power cord)
  • Delayed AC start is supported

The NUC Rugged Chassis Element has 2 M.2 connectors:

  • The M.2 connector parallel to the 300-pin connector has support for both PCIe NVMe and SATA storage solutions.
  • The M.2 connector perpendicular to the 300-pin connector has support for PCIe NVMe storage solutions only.

Display Emulation
NUC Rugged Chassis Element support the emulation of displays utilising the HDMI ports so the system can be remotely accessed in a headless configuration or be capable of tolerating display connectivity interruptions without the operating system redetecting and rearranging the overall display layout.

Version Summary
There are three different versions of this model of Intel® NUC Rugged Chassis Element available, we’ve highlighted the key differences between each version below:

Version HDMI Ports M.2 Connectors LAN USB 2 Ports USB 3 Ports USB 2.0 Headers USB 3.0 Headers Serial Port Headers
CMCR1ABA 2 2 1 1 3 2 1 1
CMCR1ABB 2 2 2 3 3 0 1 1
CMCR1ABC 6 2 1 1 3 2 1 1

Please note, both the NUC Rugged Board Elements and Chassis Elements require a compatible NUC Compute Element to operate.

Technical Specifications

  • Graphics Output
Integrated graphics support with Intel®HD Graphics Technology


  • Two HDMI 2.0a
  • Built in CEC for all HDMI ports
  • High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection support for content protection

o   HDCP 1.4 and 2.2 supported via HDMI

  • Resolutions and refresh rates supported

o   Up to 4K @ 60Hz

o   Up to 1080p @ 120Hz

Audio Intel® High Definition (Intel®HD) Audio via HDMI
  • One M.2 22×80 Key M slot for PCIe x4 NVMe or SATA SSDs
  • One M.2 22×80 Key M slot for PCIe x4 NVMe or PCIe add in devices
Wireless LAN Intel® NUC Compute Element supplies the solution, antennas provided
Wired LAN Intel® Ethernet Connection I219-LM (Support for Intel® vPro™ Technology when using a vPro™ enabled NUC Compute Element)
USB 2.0 Ports 1 Front Panel
USB 3 Ports 3 (1 Front Panel, 2 Back Panel)
Serial Port Header 2 Internal Headers (can be used on CMCR1ABA expandable back panel)
Operating Systems Support (64-bit only)
  • Windows 10 Home
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • Windows 10 Enterprise
  • Windows 10 Education
  • Windows 10 IoT Enterprise
  • Some Linux operating systems may be compatible.  Check with the specific Linux distribution to make sure that support is available for this platform.
Connector Supported Lotes APCI0468-P001A01 Edge Mount Connector
Thermal Solution Passive
Sustained Operation (24×7 usage) Sustained Operation is defined as 24×7 operation for 5 years with 50% system utilization on average, with an expected service rate of 1% per year during this period.
Dust Protection IP50 as defined in IEC 60529 (Ed. 2.1), clause 4.1.
Dimensions 254mm x 152.4mm x 36mm









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