Docking Stations

An industry leader in design innovation, manufacturing high-quality Toughbook and Toughpad vehicle mounts and docking stations.

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Gamber-Johnson is an industry leader in design innovation, manufacturing high-quality Toughbook and Toughpad vehicle mounts and docking stations for use with Panasonic computers. Their building process includes extensive testing that results in the most rock-solid products on the market today.

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Certificates & Testing

• Panasonic Toughbook Certified
• MIL-STD 810G
• Operational Vibration Method 514.6, Procedure 1
• Non-operational Vibration Method 514.6, Category 24
• Non-operational Vibration (Sinusoidal) – 10‐200Hz Sine Sweep
• Non-operational Mechanical Shock safety Method 516.6, Procedure 1, 3 positive and 3 negative pulses each axis
• Shock Crash Hazard – SAE J1455, 20G, 135 ms.
• EMC Testing – EN 55022 (CISPR 22), EN 50498
• Cycle Testing Non-operational – 10,000 cycles of the docking connector, latching and locking mechanisms
• CE, FCC, RoHS compliant

Port Replicator:
• Serial (2) D-sub – 9 pin
• Dual Antenna Pass-Through TNC
• Ethernet (2)
• USB Ethernet RJ45
• True Ethernet* RJ45
• USB 2.0 (5) – 4 pin
• External video D-sub – 15 pin
• Headphones/speakers Stereo phono jack
• Microphone Mono phono jack

• 3 year limited warranty (printed circuit board, docking connector)
• Limited lifetime warranty on all non-electronic components (sheet metal)
• Optional 4 and 5 year extended warranty available

• Integrated 120W LIND power supply kit (Item No. 7160-0496). Upgrade non-powered docks.
• External 120W LIND power supply (Item No. 14103)
• Lind low-profile adjustable shutdown timer (Item No. 13792)
• Screen Support (Item No. 7160-0501)
• LED light assembly (Item No. 7160-0096)
• Trunk shelf mounting plate (Item No. 7160-0398)

Toughbook 30/31 Docking Station

Locking Type:
Standard Lock – Push, button key lock, to release docking connector. Locks are keyed alike.

5.50 lbs.

3.90”H x 12.40”W x 12.30”D

• Compatible with Toughbook 30 & 31 computers
• Panasonic electronics
• Light-weight composite/Steel design
• Interlock mechanism protects against connector damage & prevents engagement until properly mounted
• Floating dock connector for easy docking activation
• Forward facing ports for low mounting capability
• Simple, one-handed, docking mechanism:
• Pull side handle forward to dock
• Unlock the key button to release and undock computer
• Side LED indicator light can be used to troubleshoot in the field:
• Green: All ports are ready to use
• Orange: USB and LAN ports not functioning or external power is not connected
• Red: PC is not supported or connection is not made
• Red (Blinking): Error has occurred in firmware, contact Panasonic Technical Support
• Not Lit: PC not installed or PC is Off , Standby or Hibernation