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Rugged 21.3" Display Monitor

Rugged 21.3" Display Monitor

ArgonFDS offers a 21.3” rugged display that is particularly suitable for Command & Control applications where maximum viewable surface area is needed in the smallest mounting possible. The ARD21’s extremely light weight, small bezel size, flexible mounting configurations, configurable I/O, and universal AC/DC power supply make it a valuable solution for many mission critical applications.

About The Product


The ARD21 display is suitable for airborne applications, naval C&C consoles, combat & tactical vehicles, mobile shelters, and other applications. ArgonFDS offers the customer a variety of standard options and is ready to customize to ensure that the product meets your exacting requirements. It is a FFF replacement for many of the legacy, obsolete 20.1" rugged displays.



  • 19" Rack Mounting, 8U/9U Height and 2.8" Depth
  • 65W Power Consumption at 450 nits
  • LED Backlighting System (no Hazardous Materials)
  • Low Weight (15.7lbs)
  • Analog RGB and DVI Inputs Standard
  • Military or Commercial Connectors
  • Fully Enclosed Unit; No Holes or Fans
  • Mil-S-901D Qualified

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Technical Specs

Viewable Area

21.3 Diagonal

Display Type

TFT LCD w/ LED Backlight



Contrast Ratio 1400:1
Brightness 400 nits Typical, 750 nits with High Brightness Option
Touch Screen Optional, Ruggedized, Analog Resistive
Video Inputs Analog RGB, DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort
Communication Ports USB or RS232 for Touch Screen or Bezel Button Option
Input Voltage 18 to 36 VDC
Power Consumption 65W Typical
OSD Yes, OSD Control Buttons
Bezel Buttons Optional
Typical Dimensions

18.85" x 14.2" x 2.8"

479mm x 361mm x 71mm


± 15.7 lbs / ± 7.12 kg

Enclosure Alumnium, Enclosed
Handles N/A
Other Customizations and Adaptations Available on Request
Standards MIL-STD-461 and MIL-STD-810
Temperature -10°C to +55°C (-40°C Optional)
Vibration MIL-STD-167A, MIL-STD-810, Method 514
Shock MIL-S-901D, MIL-STD-810, Method 516
Humidity Operating & Storage - 95% @ 25°C, Non-Condensing
Altitude Up to 40 kft Operating, Non-operating
Water Tightness IP65
Salt Fog Resistant to Salt Fog, Unit is 100% Enclosed
EMI Tested to MIL-STD-461
Other On Request

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