PDU’s or to call them by their full title: Power Distribution Units are an essential tool for for any business not wishing to be hit by an unexpected power overloads. A PDU will warn you before any critical data centre failures occur.

We love a good countdown here at Comms Express and with our new blog we investigate the Top Ten PDU’s here at Comms Express. So without further ado here we go…with a couple more thrown in for good measure!

10. APC Switched Rack AP8953 PDU 32A – Buy Now

APC Switched Rack AP8953 PDU 32A

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Features include:

  • User Interface display for local access
  • Environmental monitoring port for external temperature/humidity probe

Related Links: APC Switched Rack PDU

9. APC Basic Rack AP6020A PDU – Buy Now

 

APC Basic Rack AP6020A PDU

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Features include:

  • The Rack PDU has thirteen (13) C13 outlets.
  • Power cord – The Rack PDU has an IEC-320 C20 inlet and can be used with a detached power cord (not provided).

Related Links: APC Basic Rack PDU

8. APC Rack PDU Switched 1U 16A 208/230V 8C13 – Buy Now

 

APC Rack PDU Switched 1U 16A 208/230V 8C13

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Features include:

  • Rack-Mountable – Includes horizontal, vertical, and tool-less mount varieties. Puts power where it is needed most – in the racks near the equipment.
  • Wide range of input and output connections – Product family includes a variety of input and output connections to distribute 120V, 208V, or 230V power to multiple outlets. Having a variety of inputs and outputs allow users to adapt to varying power requirements. APC offers units that bring up to 14.4kW using a single branch whip

Related Links: APC Switched Rack PDU

7. APC Metered Rack AP8853 PDU 32A – Buy Now

 

APC Metered Rack AP8853 PDU 32A

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Features include:

CAN In/Out ports for network port sharing 3 metre power cord terminates with an IEC309 32A input connector

Related Links: APC Metered Rack PDU

6. Horizontal PDU With C19 Sockets – Buy Now

 

Horizontal PDU With C19 Sockets

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Features include:

Tough 1.5U aluminium extrusion Shrouded switch with switch cover

Related Links: Standard Rack PDU

5. 18 Way Mixed Socket PDU – Buy Now

 

18 Way Mixed Socket PDU

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These Mixed Socket PDU’s provide a space saving solution where both IEC C13 UK Sockets are required. All PDU’s are provided with a 3mt inport lead and Neon switch with protective cover.

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4. 6 12 and 16 way PDU with IEC C13 Locking PDU Socket – Buy Now

 

6 12 and 16 way PDU with IEC C13 Locking PDU Socket

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Features include:

  • Comms Express offers a range of PDU’s with IEC C13 and C19 sockets with an integrated locking feature.
  • Built within the socket housing, the integrated locking mechanism is protected against vibration & external elements that can easily dislodge external locking clips or guides.

Related Links: Locking Socket PDUs

3. APC Rack PDU Switched 1U 12A/208V 10A/230V 8C13 – Buy Now

 

APC Rack PDU Switched 1U 12A/208V 10A/230V 8C13

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Features include:

  • Device power, peak power, apparent power, power factor and energy.
  • Various levels of access: Super User, Administrator, Device User, Read-Only, Outlet User, and NetworkOnly User (These are protected by user name and password requirements).

Related Links: APC Switched Rack PDU

2. PDU with IEC C13 Plug Sockets – Buy Now

 

PDU with IEC C13 Plug Sockets

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Features include: 

  • Robust all aluminium housing
  • IEC 320 C13 Sockets

Related Links: Standard Rack PDU

1. PDU with UK 13Amp Plug Sockets – Buy Now

 

PDU with UK 13Amp Plug Sockets

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Features include:

3 metre input lead Compatible with all our cabinets

Related Links: Standard Rack PDU

Honourable mentions

So hopefully one of the above recommended PDU’s are able to meet your requirements but should you have any more questions please get in touch with one of the Comms Express team who will be more than happy to discuss your requirements with you.

Until Next Time