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Part II. Ground the Chassis and Connect Power

 

To connect earth ground to a QFX5200-32C or QFX5200-32C-L: chassis:

  1. Secure the provided protective earthing terminal bracket through the mounting bracket to the chassis with the nut provided. The posts on the protective earthing terminal bracket should point to the left. See Figure 4.
    Figure 4: Connecting a Grounding Cable to a QFX5200-32C and QFX5200-32C-L
    Connecting
a Grounding Cable to a QFX5200-32C and QFX5200-32C-L
  2. Connect one end of the grounding cable to a proper earth ground, such as the rack in which the switch is mounted.
  3. Place the grounding lug attached to the grounding cable over the protective earthing terminal on the protective earthing terminal bracket.
  4. Secure the grounding lug to the protective earthing terminal with two nuts.
  5. Dress the grounding cable and ensure that it does not touch or block access to other device components and that it does not drape where people could trip over it.