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|03-06-2013 09:08 AM|
|bored7one4||I have this hook up in my room and the other day i turn on the AC unit with TV and pc running as well. This thing started to beep with an alert then 30 later it shuts off. why is that? my unity power never went out.|
|02-18-2013 02:48 PM|
My main workstation UPS just died. Guess I better make a trip to Costco this week and get thet Cyberpower one. Beats the Tripplite 550 for $40 at Staples. We use the Tripplite 350 at work ( we buy them by the dozen literally and I swear they don't last as long as a comparable APC. Also they don't have a removable battery making disposal more of a hassle.
I wish Belkin had not left the UPS biz. Being in Tampa Bay, mine generally died within 2.5 years so well within the warranty period. Belkin would send me a new one for the cost of me shipping the old one back. Most of th time the new ones would be a bit powerful as well.
|02-18-2013 02:32 PM|
|02-18-2013 02:10 PM|
|02-18-2013 11:38 AM|
|mkz71||Yes, It is at this price for months since I look at it.|
|02-18-2013 09:22 AM|
|jttx||This is the Costco Regular Price All time i have 2 of these|
|02-18-2013 09:16 AM|
|Syndil||FYI the battery in a UPS will wear out, usually after 2-3 years, but they are replaceable. This should be common knowledge, but just in case...|
|02-18-2013 07:24 AM|
|chuck4rooke||hasn't it been this price for the past several years?|
|02-18-2013 06:26 AM|
|qkslvr221||While not a "pure" sine wave generator, their emulation tech is advanced enough to not damage APFC power supplies. Solid units. I use the 1500VA version on an HX1050 Gold.|
|02-18-2013 05:34 AM|
Living in Tampa Bay and being subjected to TECO's regular brown-outs, this is an absolute must. I lost a 3 month old LCD Tv a few years back as TECO subjected me to 3 succesive brownouts in 2 minutes. At the 3rd brownout, the TV's PSU gave up. Luckily Philips replaced it under warranty.
The LCD TV and HTB unit in my bedroom are on a same J25. Both gotten when WorstBuy had them for $99.
I rather replace a $99 UPS than $1500 worth of electronic equipment. With TECO's track record, almost everything electronic in the house is on one UPS or another.
|02-18-2013 04:10 AM|
|02-17-2013 08:41 PM|
I have one of these with a corsair HX1200 psu, works just fine
|02-17-2013 07:04 PM|
|02-17-2013 06:01 PM|
It will run all of the above for about 5-8 minutes, provided the TV is not on a pure white screen.
PS I used this UPS to charge my cell phone and run my fish tank's filter when hurricane Sandy hit and I lost power for 6 days. Not continuously of course. Ran it on and off and it lasted the 6 days. I have two of them.
|02-17-2013 05:46 PM|
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