Middle Atlantic QAR-12-20
Essex Quick Assembly Rack 12RU, 20" Deep QAR Series Knock Down Rack

OUR PART #  QAR-12-20


Middle Atlantic's Essex Quick Assembly Rack (model no. QAR-12-20) is an affordable, easy to build knock down rack. It features an innovative patent-pending snap-together design making it integration-ready in 5 minutes or less. The QAR Series provides a suitable foundation for entry level AV systems and can be outfitted with power and accessory options (sold separately) to suit the application.

Middle Atlantic Essex Quick Assembly Rack Features:

  • Patent-pending snap together design can save 30 minutes or more in assembly time 
  • UL Listed
  • 800 lb weight capacity
  • Attractive design with sleek metallic grey finish
  • Generous facilities for bottom cable entry
  • Bracket included for easy mounting of power and vertical lacing strips to the rear rail
  • Includes lockable casters; optional leveling feet (sold separately) for fixed installation
  • Passive ventilation designed into rack top
  • Other options include locking solid and plexi doors, locking side panels, and power kits/bundles (all sold separately)
  • Well suited for installation in closets, basements and equipment rooms

Middle Atlantic Essex Quick Assembly Rack Specifications:

  • Model Number: QAR-12-20
  • Finish: Metallic Grey
  • Gangable: Yes
  • Rackrail Type: 10-32
  • Mounting: Horizontal
  • UL Standards Tested: UL2416
  • Usable Depth: 17.25" (43.8 cm)
  • Usable Height: 21.06" (53.5 cm)
  • Capacity Weight: 800 lbs (363.6 kg)
  • Dimensions: 20" D x 27.79" H x 20.36" W (50.8 x 70.6 x 51.7 cm)
  • Rack Units: 12
Middle Atlantic D4-MID-ATLANTIC 4 Space Rack Drawer (3 space version shown)

Middle Atlantic D4-MID-ATLANTIC 4 Space Rack Drawer (3 space version shown)

The Middle Atlantic Products D4-MID-ATLANTIC drawer is fully enclosed with inside dimensions measuring 15 7/8" wide by 14 1/2" deep, the DC, D and TD series drawers feature spring-loaded latches and rugged, straightforward construction. ...
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Middle Atlantic D3-MID-ATLANTIC 3 RU Rack Drawer

Middle Atlantic D3-MID-ATLANTIC 3 RU Rack Drawer

Fully enclosed with inside dimensions measuring 15-7/8" wide by 14-1/2" deep, Middle Atlantic's D3 drawer features spring-loaded latches and a rugged, straightforward construction.  Faceplates come with a black brushed and ...
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Middle Atlantic D2-MID-ATLANTIC 2 Space Rack Drawer

Middle Atlantic D2-MID-ATLANTIC 2 Space Rack Drawer

The Middle Atlantic Products D2 is a fully enclosed two space rack drawer with inside dimensions measuring 15 7/8" wide by 14 1/2" deep, the DC, D and TD series drawers feature spring-loaded latches and rugged, straightforward ...
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Middle Atlantic SS Sliding Rackshelf, 1 RU

Middle Atlantic SS Sliding Rackshelf, 1 RU

A 50 lb. capacity and heavy-duty 16-gauge steel construction are two of the defining features which make our model SS sliding shelf both functional and rugged. Capable of latching in an open or closed position, the shelf slides on ball ...
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Middle Atlantic VSA1626 VSA-1626

Middle Atlantic VSA1626 VSA-1626

Unlike standard adjustable shelves, the entire VSA shelf telescopes to reach rear rail, providing a range of useable depths from 16” to 26”.  Providing the greatest useable depth in its class, the heavy-duty VSA is ideal for even ...
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Middle Atlantic PD815SC PD-815SC

Middle Atlantic PD815SC PD-815SC

The Middle Atlantic Products PD-815SC is an 8 outlet, single 15 Amp circuit power strip with surge/spike protector and cord. Middle Atlantic Products PD-815SC Specifications: Termination: cord with NEMA 5-15p ...
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Middle Atlantic SSL Low-Profile Sliding Rack Shelf

Middle Atlantic SSL Low-Profile Sliding Rack Shelf

Filling just a single rack space, Middle Atlantic's low profile SSL sliding shelf extends 11" on 3/4" nylon roller slides equipped with positive-stop lockouts. A telescopic rear support mounts to any rack. The shelf itself is ...
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Middle Atlantic PD2015R-NS 20 Outlet, 15 Amp Power Strip (with 9 ft. Power Cord, No Power Switch)

Middle Atlantic PD2015R-NS 20 Outlet, 15 Amp Power Strip (with 9 ft. Power Cord, No Power Switch)

Designed to optimize space and efficiency in power management, the new single circuit, 15 Amp rackmount power distribution system provides 20 total outlets within a shallow depth.Features: Versatile design allows for the unit to be ...
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Middle Atlantic U2V  2-Space Vented Universal Rack Shelf

Middle Atlantic U2V 2-Space Vented Universal Rack Shelf

Featuring fully ventilated bottom and sides for heat dissipation, these fully welded, easy-to-install shelves fit all components up to 17-3/8" wide to quickly meet all of your rackmounting needs.  Made from 16-gauge steel, each unit ...
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Middle Atlantic U1V  1-Space Vented Universal Rack Shelf

Middle Atlantic U1V 1-Space Vented Universal Rack Shelf

Featuring fully ventilated bottom and sides for heat dissipation, these fully welded, easy-to-install shelves fit all components up to 17-3/8" wide to quickly meet all of your rackmounting needs.  Made from 16-gauge steel, each unit ...
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Middle Atlantic LB-2A-4PK  4-Pack of Essex L-shaped Lacing Bars, 2" Offset

Middle Atlantic LB-2A-4PK 4-Pack of Essex L-shaped Lacing Bars, 2" Offset

Middle Atlantic's LB-2A-4PK is a 4-pack of 2" offset Essex Horizontal Lacer Bars with a black powdercoat finish.Essex Horizontal Lacer Bars relieve cable stress from connections when lacing individual cables or small bundles. This ...
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Middle Atlantic HP 100-Pack of 10-32 x 3/4" Phillips Head Screws with Nylon Washer

Middle Atlantic HP 100-Pack of 10-32 x 3/4" Phillips Head Screws with Nylon Washer

Middle Atlantic's HP series rackscrews are 3/4" long with 10-32 threads and feature an attractive Phillips truss-head for a clean modern appearance. All screws have a self-guiding pilot point, include factory installed nylon washers for ...
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Middle Atlantic HTX 50 Pack Torx Star-Post screws and washers

Middle Atlantic HTX 50 Pack Torx Star-Post screws and washers

These 10-32 by 3/4" security screws feature a star post drive. All screws have a self-guiding pilot point, black oxide finish and come with factory installed nylon washers in lots of 50. Star post drive bits available.
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Middle Atlantic FBPANEL-1U-2PK  2-Pack of Essex Blank 1U Rack Panels

Middle Atlantic FBPANEL-1U-2PK 2-Pack of Essex Blank 1U Rack Panels

The Middle Atlantic Products FBPANEL-1U-2PK is a 2-pack of Essex blank 1U rack panels which are ideal for achieving effective thermal management of the rack system. Designed to fit perfectly in any Essex rack, these panels help ensure that ...
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Middle Atlantic SBIT HS Security Screw Driver Bit (Square-Head)

Middle Atlantic SBIT HS Security Screw Driver Bit (Square-Head)

Square drive bit to drive HS security screws.
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Middle Atlantic UPS-S1500R Select Series UPS Backup Power System, 2RU, 1500VA

Middle Atlantic UPS-S1500R Select Series UPS Backup Power System, 2RU, 1500VA

Middle Atlantic's UPS-S1500R is a 2RU Select Series UPS backup power system.Select Series UPS models are available in compact form factors when space is at a premium, and in a wide range of capacities to support a wide range of ...
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Middle Atlantic UQFP-4DRA Designer-Inspired Ultra-Quiet Fan Rack Panel (4 Fans, Black)

Middle Atlantic UQFP-4DRA Designer-Inspired Ultra-Quiet Fan Rack Panel (4 Fans, Black)

The two-rackspace Designer-Inspired Ultra-Quiet Fan Panel features a unique on-board processor that controls fan speed in direct proportion to equipment temperature.  The ideal thermal management solution for media rooms, screening ...
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Middle Atlantic QBP-2A Quiet Blower Panel, 1sp

Middle Atlantic QBP-2A Quiet Blower Panel, 1sp

The Most Powerful One Space Blower You probably Won't Hear The QBP-2 is quieter, yet puts out more CFM than other 1 space fan panels. This unit uses a pair of custom-designed blowers, in a single rackspace. For smaller rack systems and ...
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Middle Atlantic UQFP-4 Ultra-Quiet Fan Rack Panel (4 Fans)

Middle Atlantic UQFP-4 Ultra-Quiet Fan Rack Panel (4 Fans)

The two-rackspace Ultra Quiet Fan Panel System provides cooling and monitoring that ensures a reliable installation in areas where fan noise is not an option (boardrooms, classrooms, offices, houses of worship, etc).  Proportional ...
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Middle Atlantic UQFP-2 Ultra-Quiet Fan Rack Panel (2 Fans)

Middle Atlantic UQFP-2 Ultra-Quiet Fan Rack Panel (2 Fans)

The two-rackspace Ultra Quiet Fan Panel System provides cooling and monitoring that ensures a reliable installation in areas where fan noise is not an option (boardrooms, classrooms, offices, houses of worship, etc).  Proportional ...
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Middle Atlantic UQFP-4RT  4-Fan Ultra Quiet Thermostatically Controlled Rack Fan Unit

Middle Atlantic UQFP-4RT 4-Fan Ultra Quiet Thermostatically Controlled Rack Fan Unit

Features: 100 CFM cooling capacity Thermostatically controlled Front panel mounted switch Black powdercoat finishSpecifications: Number of fans: 4 Free Air Rating: 100CFM Max. sound level: 27 dB Voltage: 110V
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Middle Atlantic D5-MID-ATLANTIC 5 Space 8.75" Rack Drawer

Middle Atlantic D5-MID-ATLANTIC 5 Space 8.75" Rack Drawer

Fully enclosed with inside dimensions measuring 15 7/8" wide by 14 1/2" deep, the DC, D and TD series drawers feature spring-loaded latches and rugged, straightforward construction. Faceplates come with a silver brushed and anodized, ...
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Middle Atlantic LT1RA  Dimmable Rackmount LED Light (Anodized Black with Dimmable Logo)

Middle Atlantic LT1RA Dimmable Rackmount LED Light (Anodized Black with Dimmable Logo)

Middle Atlantic's LT-1RA rackmount light occupies 1RU and provides ambient lighting to front and rear of rackmount componentsFeatures: Provides evenly distributed illumination for component viewing Retractable light shelf with dimmable ...
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Middle Atlantic FC-DC  Essex Thermostatic DC Fan Control

Middle Atlantic FC-DC Essex Thermostatic DC Fan Control

The Middle Atlantic FC-DC Essex Thermostatic Fan Control signals fans to turn on when a certain temperature is reached. It is designed to be energy efficient and work with quiet DC fans. RoHS and Greenguard compliant.Dimensions: 1.515" D x ...
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Middle Atlantic DOOR-S12  12RU Solid Front/Rear Door for Essex Series Racks

Middle Atlantic DOOR-S12 12RU Solid Front/Rear Door for Essex Series Racks

Middle Atlantic's DOOR-S12 is a 12RU solid front/rear door for Essex MMR Series and QAR Series racks.PLEASE NOTE: Essex Locking Side Panels (sold separately) are required on QAR Series racks when installing front or rear doors.
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Middle Atlantic SIDE-12-20 Essex Side Panels 12RU, 20" Deep Locking Side Panels for Essex QAR Series

Middle Atlantic SIDE-12-20 Essex Side Panels 12RU, 20" Deep Locking Side Panels for Essex QAR Series

Middle Atlantic's Essex Side Panels (model no. SIDE-12-20) are a pair of 12RU, 20" deep locking side panels designed for the Essex Quick Assembly Rack.Middle Atlantic Essex Side Panels Specifications: Finish: Metallic GreyDimensions: ...
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Middle Atlantic U4V  4-Space Vented Utility Rack Shelf

Middle Atlantic U4V 4-Space Vented Utility Rack Shelf

Featuring fully ventilated bottom and sides for heat dissipation, these fully welded, easy-to-install shelves fit all components up to 17 3/8" wide to quickly meet all of your rackmounting needs.  Made from 16-gauge steel, each unit ...
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Middle Atlantic U3V  3 RU Vented Rack Shelf

Middle Atlantic U3V 3 RU Vented Rack Shelf

Featuring fully ventilated bottom and sides for heat dissipation, Middle Atlantic's fully welded, easy-to-install U3V shelf fits all components up to 17-3/8" wide in order to quickly meet all of your rackmounting ...
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Middle Atlantic HG  Premium Rack Screws (100 Count, with Washers, Black Gloss Finish)

Middle Atlantic HG Premium Rack Screws (100 Count, with Washers, Black Gloss Finish)

Premium rack screws provide the best bit engagement. HG hardware features a salt-resistant spray plating that slows rust build-up and is ideal for marine and high-humidity installations.  Features truss-head hardware.  ...
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Middle Atlantic HSK Square Post Screws,100pc, Security w/Washer

Middle Atlantic HSK Square Post Screws,100pc, Security w/Washer

Available exclusively from Middle Atlantic Products! Our highest security screws feature a unique square post drive. 10-32 by 3/4", all screws have a self-guiding pilot point, and include factory installed nylon washers, in lots of 100. ...
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