Ethernet Bridge Radios: No communication, Server power LED not lit; Failed radio circuitry

Potential Symptoms

  • Server radio power light is not lit.
  • Cable pulled out of server radio and is damaged.
  • No lights are lit on the server radio even though proper voltage (~18 VDC) is getting to the server radio.
  • "Unable to communicate to the display." alert in Venus 1500.
  • Network Connections/LAN show "Network Cable Unplugged".

Environment

  • Product: Ethernet Bridge Radios (EBR)
  • Component: 
  • Control System: Venus Control Suite, Venus 1500 V4

Cause

  • Server radio's power circuitry has failed.

Resolution

KB ID: DD2088201


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