Lifetime Warranty
Manufacturer: Cisco
Product ID: WS-C6506-E
Product Description: Catalyst 6500 Enhanced 6-slot chassis,12RU,no PS
Shipping: Typically ships within 2-3 days
Warranty: Lifetime Warranty
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Pre-Owned, Used And Refurbished Cisco WS-C6506-E

The Cisco WS-C6506-E is the enhanced 6-slot chassis offers enhancements that increase the overall system power capacity for industry-leading power over Ethernet (PoE) port-density scalability. The WS-C6506-E fully supports for all existing supervisors, line cards, switch fabrics, and software releases making upgrading from the WS-C6506 easy. The 6- and 9-slot chassis, including the refurbished or new WS-C6506-E, are designed to scale beyond 4000W power supply configurations. In the future they will support 6000W power supplies. The minimum power supply required is 2500W or higher (AC or DC) for the WS-C6506-E.

The Cisco WS-C6506-E available is just one of the many options available in the extensive MULTI-LINK (MLCP) switch equipment inventory. Because we maintain a large, diverse WS-C6506-E inventory, MULTI-LINK can often ship within 1-2 days or even on the same day you order!

We provide an extensive selection of current and previous generation equipment, ranging from interface cards to fixed-configuration and modular switches, to other insert components. Whatever your Cisco switch requirement, MULTI-LINK strives to build a relationship with you that will last for years to come.

At MULTI-LINK, we guarantee all used and refurbished WS-C6506-E will be tested to factory specifications by our onsite technicians, and we'll back it with our standard lifetime warranty. If you would like to request a quote for a new, refurbished or used WS-C6506-E, simply add it to your quote cart or call us directly at 1-800-TO MULTI (866-8584) to speak with a representative!

We buy surplus! If you have surplus WS-C6506-E or other network equipment, visit our Investment Recapture page to review various buy-back options, list your equipment on our Sell Us Your Surplus form or call us directly for assistance at 1-800-TO MULTI (866-8584).

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General Information
Manufacturer: Cisco
Product ID: WS-C6506-E
Product Description: Catalyst 6500 Enhanced 6-slot chassis,12RU,no PS
Product Type: Switch Chassis
Marketing Information

The 6-slot Cisco Catalyst 6506-E Switch provides intermediate port densities, ideal for many wiring closet and core network deployments. Catalyst 6506-E supports Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series end-to-end operational consistency benefits.

I/O Expansions
Number of Total Expansion Slots: 6
Network & Communication
Layer Supported: 2
Physical Characteristics
Height: 17.5"
Width: 21.6"
Depth: 18.2"
Weight (Approximate): 50 lb
Additional Information:
  • Supports up to five Catalyst 6500 series modules

Backplane Bandwidth:

  • 32 GBps shared bus
  • 720 GBps switch fabric

Supervisor Engines:

  • Supervisor Engine 1 and Supervisor Engine 2 are installed in slot 1 or slot 2
  • Supervisor Engine 32 and Supervisor Engine 720 are installed in slot 5 or slot 6

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