Uninterruptible Power Supplies

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Type of UPS:

Standby/Offline

Offers basic protection such as surge protection and battery backup.

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Online, double-conversion

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What Pieces Of Equipment Are NOT Suitable To Be Plugged Into A UPS?

A device that exceeds the UPS's VA/Watt rating should not be plugged in, along with high drain devices, medical equipment, and aquatic equipment. An example of such items is shown below:

  • Laser printers
  • Space heaters
  • Copiers
  • Paper shredders
  • Vacuums
  • Curling irons
  • Steam cleaners
  • Hair dryers
  • Kettles