WARNINGS AND NOTICES

CAUTION: LITHIUM ION BATTERY INSIDE

This device contains a high power Lithium Ion battery inside for data backup and continued operation in the event of a power loss. Do not remove or replace this battery yourself under any circumstances. Use of another battery may lead to an unsafe operating condition resulting in the battery overheating and catching fire. 

Refer all problems to the factory. 

This unit does not operate on the battery power alone, the included AC Wall Mount Power Supply must be plugged into the wall outlet and be supplying power to the unit at all times during normal operation. 

 

BATTERY DISABLE SWITCH

Before transporting this unit and to avoid a hazardous situation while this unit is in transit, the internal battery must be disconnected from the circuitry by sliding the Disable Slide Switch at the bottom of the unit to the DISABLE position.

 

TEMPERATURE LIMITS

In order to maintain battery safety, the normal operating temperature is limited to the range of 10° C to 40° C. The unit will continue to operate in a limited state when the temperature is between 40°C - 50°C or between0°C - 10°C but the internal battery will not be charged. This will result in the unit shutting down when the battery charge runs low.

The unit will automatically go to sleep for safety if the temperature is above 50°C or below 0°C. Operating the unit outside this range is strictly prohibited. 

The storage temperature of the unit with the Battery Disable Switch at the bottom side of the unit set to the DISABLE position is limited to the range of -10° C to 60° C. Storing the unit outside this range may result in permanent damage to the unit.

POWER SUPPLY 

Use of any AC power supply other than the one supplied with the unit is strictly prohibited as it may subject the battery to an unsafe charging condition.

Failure to heed the above warnings may lead to an unsafe operating condition resulting in the battery overheating and catching fire and resulting in loss of life and/or property.

This unit has no user serviceable parts inside. Refer all problems with this unit or any accompanying materials to the factory. Opening the unit for any reason at all will void the warranty.

ATHOS HUB Data Sheet

POWER REQUIREMENTS

USE ONLY THE APPROVED POWER SUPPLY: Triad Switching Mode Power Supply, P/N WSU060-3000, Model WS8U059-3000, (UL/CSA Compliant Power Supply) 

AC 100VAC to 240 VAC, 50-60 Hz, 0.5A (max)

REGULATED OUTPUT SUPPLY VOLTAGE 6VDC @ 3A 

 

POWER CONNECTOR

 Locking barrel connector (2.1 mm), center pin is positive, ring is negative

 

MECHANICAL

CHASSIS DIMENSIONS

 14 inches x 7 inches x 3 inches (approximately 36 cm x 18 cm x 8 cm)

WEIGHT

 3 lbs (approximately 1.4 Kg) 

Installation space required with antennas in vertical position and cables plugged-in: 15 inches x 10.5 inches x 3.0 inches (approximately 38 cm x 27 cm x 8 cm)

Air vents at the front and back of the unit must be free of obstructions for at least 2 inches (approximately 5 cm).

 

CO-LOCATION REQUIREMENTS

If multiple Athos Hubs are located near each other, they must be placed at least 6 inches (approximately 15 cm) or more away from each other for best performance. 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL

INDOOR USE ONLY 

To avoid overheating, do not place the unit in direct sunlight. This unit is not water-proof. Avoid rain spatter or other water spray on the unit.

NORMAL OPERATING TEMPERATURE: 10°C to 40°C

LIMITED OPERATING TEMPERATURE: FOR A SHORT TIME 0°C to 50°C

STORAGE TEMPERATURE: -10° C to 60° C

RELATIVE HUMIDITY: Relative humidity 5% to 90% (non-condensing)

ALTITUDE: Altitude 12,000 feet (3,658 meters)

WIRELESS NETWORK CONNECTIVITY

WI-FI: 802.11a/b/g/n, Both Device Wifi and Access Point Wifi are present concurrently.

Note that the Athos Hub must be situated within 60 feet (20m) and within line of sight of the Wifi Router for best performance.

BLUETOOTH: Bluetooth 4.2 with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) support for both Central and Peripheral Modes

Note that the Athos Cores must be placed within 6 feet (2m) of the Athos Hub for best performance.

ANTENNAS: On-chassis, permanent, fixed antennas for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth BLE. 

The Antennas on this device are permanently affixed to the unit. Any attempt to remove the antennas will break the RF Connector assembly and render the unit useless. 

To maintain Radio Certifications and ensure Regulatory Emissions and Compliance Requirements, the use of any other antennas with this device is strictly prohibited. 

Make sure that the main antenna which is folded down for shipment is straightened out to the vertical position before operating the device.

 

RADIO APPROVALS: Operation of this device is limited to the US and Canada ONLY.

The following Radio Transceivers are contained within:

FCC ID: (to be assigned), IC ID: (to be assigned)

FCC ID: 2ABCB-RPI32, IC: 20953-RPI32Bluegiga - Raspberry Pi 3 Model B

FCC ID: 2ADUT-LGPAU06, No IC  - Panda Wireless PAU06

FCC ID: QOQ-BLED112 , IC: 5123A-BGTBLED112 - Silicon Labs Bluegiga BLED112, BLED112

 

 

FCC Statement of Compliance

This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:

-Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna
-Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver
-Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected
-Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help 

Industrie Canada Statement of Compliance

(to be added)

 

WIRED NETWORK CONNECTIVITY

On devices that are equipped with an Ethernet Port:

ETHERNET PORT: 1 x RJ-45 (10/100 Mbps)

Use only the Shielded CAT6 cable supplied with this unit to ensure that the unit continues to meet the RadioEmissions Compliance and Regulatory requirements.

The use of an unshielded twisted pair (UTP) Ethernet cable is prohibited with this device.

PERIHPERAL INTERFACE

On devices that are equipped with a USB Port:

USB PORT: 1 x USB Host (Type-A), USB 1.1 (12Mbps) Support Only

Use only the Shielded USB cable with the Ferrite EMI Suppressor supplied with this unit to ensure that the unit continues to meet the Radio Emissions Compliance and Regulatory requirements.

The use of other USB cables is prohibited with this device.

CONTROLS AND INDICATORS

LEDS: Power, Status, Internet Connection

BUTTONS/SWITCHES:Disable Slide Switch at bottom of unit, Power On/Off Pushbutton Switch at the side

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