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A Merit Series Power Conditioner is the perfect low-cost AC power solution for any rack mount system. Install an M-8lx into the top slot of your rack, and the eight switched outlets in the rear panel will power up and protect all your equipment up to a 15-amp load. The M-8Lx features two slide out, swiveling light fixtures to provide discreet illumination of your equipment on stages, in studios, and in other dark places. A dimmer knob lets you adjust the lamp brightness to just the right level.
You've got a rack for your effects, preamps, tuner...You're going to plug that into the wall? One big spike and your rig is up in smoke. Furman's standard level surge/spike protection defends your gear from the spikes and surges that are so common at gigs and practice spots. With Furman's standard level RFI/EMI filtration, you'll get a quieter tone without pops, crackles, and the local radio station coming out of your amp. Plus, dual pull-out lamps let you see your rack without turning the house lights on, while the digital voltmeter lets you monitor incoming voltage.
Can't track down where that noise is coming from? Your mix sounding flat? With Furman's standard level RFI/EMI filtration you'll lower the noise floor caused by the dirty AC power coming into your console or DAW. Furman's standard level surge and spike protection keeps your sensitive digital equipment from acting funny or burning up due to everyday spikes and surges. You can even monitor voltage changes, as the digital meter allows you to keep an eye on the incoming line voltage. With a 15A capacity and nine total outlets, it's enough to power your whole home studio.
Bars, clubs and other event venues have some of the worst power out there - from air compressors turning on and off to light shows pulling current loads up and down, the AC power can be a strain on the circuits in your rig. Furman's standard level protection and filtration keeps the bad stuff out. The dual pull-out front panel lights also let you discreetly see your board and gear without distracting from the show on the dance floor.
When you're out there gigging, you never know what kind of power you're going to get. The wear and tear on mobile rigs eventually takes it toll - that's why it's smart to plug into Furman's standard level protection and RFI/EMI filtration. It keeps your equipment safe and sounding clean. It keeps your equipment safe and sounding clean, while the digital voltmeter lets you monitor incoming voltage. Whether you're setting up a show at the local club or powering up the church band for their next service, make sure you give them power they can trust.
Surge protection and why it is important:
This is the most important component you will have in your rack. The reason is because if you do not have a good surge protector that is reliable, all your equipment can easily blow out and stop working. A simple surge in voltage coming from the AC outlet can cause this to happen. Get the Furman M-8L and keep your expensive equipment protected!
AC noise filtering to reduce radio frequency and electromagnetic interference (RFI/EMI)
Spike & surge protection ensures equipment stays safe and your power stays clean
9 Total Outlets
8 rear panel outlets and 1 front panel convenience outlet
15 Amp Rating
15 amp rating, with circuit breaker
"Protection OK" Indicator
Front panel indicator LED lets you know that your equipment is being protected
Wall Wart Spacing Indicator
Rear outlets have been spaced to accomodate even the bulkiest of wall warts and adapters
Front Panel Pull-out Lights
Two retractable incandescent light fixtures with dimmer control for convenient rack illumination
There are 2 warranty options available on this product. We will exchange your product in-house, or you are covered under the manufacturers warranty since we are authorized Furman dealers.
|Maximum Output Current:||15 amps|
|Line Cord:||6 ft., captive, 14 AWG, with 3-conductor Edison plug|
|Lamps:||Two 120V incandescent bulbs, 4 watts each|
|Operating Voltage:||120VAC 60Hz|
|Spike Protection Mode:||Line to neutral|
|Energy Dissipation:||170 joules|
|Peak Impulse Current:||12,000 amps|
|Maximum Continuous Opterating Voltage:||130 VAC RMS|
|Let Through Voltage At 125 amps, 8/20uS waveform)||400 volts|
|Noise Attenuation:||Transverse mode: Greater than 26dB, 200Khz to 10 Mhz|
|Dimensions:||1.75” H x 19” W x 7.5” D|
|Warranty:||Merit Series units are protected by a limited three year warranty covering defects in materials and workmanship.|
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For over 30 years Furman has been the, hands-down leader, and most trusted brand name for AC Conditioning, AC Regulation, balanced Isolation transformers, Power Sequencing, and Power Distribution for audio, video, and broadcast professionals. Furman is used by the best studios, DJ's, clubs, professional musicians, contractors, and audio engineers across the world. They choose Furman because of reliability, quality, engineering expertise, and because Furman knows the specific needs of professionals who can't afford to have downtime or equipment failure.
We are giving away 16 rack screws so you can install this and all your other rack equipment without running around and looking for screws. These are top of the line rack screws, and they are standard sized. You do not need 16 screws to install this item, however we want you to be able to install your other rack equipment as well as the Furman conditioner!
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