Scalar 224-234-424-434-448-458

  • Scalar 224 Library


Library Interface: SCSI-2, Fast SCSI-2, Differential Serial
Media Type: DLT ½-inch, metal-particle cartridges
Indicators/Controls: 8 key keypad with LCD menu display, 2 LOCKED LEDs, to monitor and control system status, diagnostics, and configuration
Drive Type:
  • Quantum model DLT2000XT
  • Quantum model DLT4000
  • Quantum model DLT7000


Factor  Specifications 
Dimensions: 19.0" (w) x 23.0" (d) x 40.5" (h)”
Weight: 151 lb. (Scalar 458 w/2 drives)
Shipping Weight: 307 lb. (Scalar 458 w/2 drives)


Electrical: 100-120/220-240 VAC, 4.0/2.0 Amps, 50/60Hz
Temperature: 25 to 40° C operating
-40 to 70° C storage and shipping
Humidity: 5 to 80% RH non-condensing operating
90% maximum storage and shipping


Library MTBF: Greater than 50,000 power-on hours
Library MSBF: Greater than 1,000,000 cartridge changes (net, drive, and media) with scheduled maintenance
Library MTTR: 30 minutes
Power Consumption: Less than 100 Watts
Maintenance: Use cleaning cartridge whenever Use Cleaning Tape message is announced on a drive front panel.

There are no downloadable drivers for this product.

The current library firmware version and drive firmware versions are listed below. Please Contact Quantum Support if you need the latest firmware version and you have an active Warranty or Service Maintenance Contract.

  • Scalar_224,version_1.27

  • Scalar_234,version_1.27

There are no diagnostic downloads for this product.