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Furman PL-8 C Classic Power Conditioner
The latest generation of Furman’s PL8 C 15 amp power conditioners, SMP+, LiFT, and Retractable LED Lights.
- Delivers a stable 120 ±5 VAC whenever the input AC line voltage is between 97V and 141V
- Eight outlets on the back panel, one on the front
- Output capacity 15 amps
- Eight-tap toroidal autoformer
- 10-LED bar-graph Input Voltage meter
- Extreme overvoltage/undervoltage causes instant shutdown, protecting equipment
- Extreme Voltage Shutdown indicator LED
- Output In Regulation indicator
- Low stray magnetic field leakage
The Classic Series from Furman brings together superior protection and outstanding performance in a sturdy, rack-mountable design. The Classic Series features Furman’s revolutionary Series Multi-Stage Protection (SMP), Linear Filtering Technology (LiFT), and Extreme Voltage Shutdown (EVS). Together, these technologies comprise what is, without question, one of the world's most advanced and comprehensive transient voltage surge supressors.
Furman’s SMP+ (Series Multi-Stage Protection Plus) surge suppression virtually eliminates service calls. Traditional surge suppression circuits “sacrifice” themselves when exposed to multiple transient voltage spikes, requiring the dismantling of your system, and repair of your surge suppressor. With Furman’s SMP+, however, damaging transient voltages are safely absorbed, clamped and dissipated. Furman’s SMP+ technology does not depend on sacrificial components and therefore has an unlimited joule rating.
Unique to Furman’s SMP+ is its unparalleled clamping voltage. While other designs offer clamping voltages that are well above 300Vpk, Furman’s SMP+ clamps at 188Vpk, 133 VAC RMS even when tested with multiple 6000Vpk - 3000 amp surges! This unprecedented level of protection is only available with Furman’s SMP+ technology. Additionally, Furman’s trusted over-voltage circuitry protects against all too frequent accidental connections to 208 or 240VAC, by shutting off the incoming power until the over voltage condition is corrected.
Maximum Output Current: 15 amps
Line Cord: Captive 3/14 AWG, 10 ft. black cord with NEMA 15 plug
Pull-out Lights: Two multi-LED, dimmable lamps
BNC Socket w/Switch: Rear rack lamp, 12VAC 500MA maxx (lamp not included)
Operating Voltage: 90 to 139 VAC
Spike Protection Mode: Line to neutral, zero ground leakage
Spike Clamping Voltage: 188 VAC peak @ 3,000 Amps
Response Time: 1 nanosecond
Maximum Surge Current: 6,500 Amps
Noise Attenuation: 10 dB @ 10 kHz, 40 dB @ 100 kHz, 50 dB @ 500 kHz
Dimensions: 19” W x 10.5” D x 1.75” H
Weight: 12 lbs.
Power Consumption: 12 watts
Safety Listing: cTUVus
Furman's exclusive SMP technology provides the highest level of surge & spike protection available.
LiFT offers AC power filtering to ensure clean power for unequaled audio & video clarity.
Advanced EVS circuitry detects dangerous voltage irregularities and safely powers down itself and connected equipment in unsafe conditions.
Dual smooth track pull-out retractable LED lights illuminate equipment in your rack.
LED status indicators warn you when voltage is outside of nominal range or when protection has been compromised.
Isolated outlet banks minimize inter-component interference and noise contamination.
Three widely spaced outlets accommodate bulky AC power Wall Wart transformers.
15 Amp rating featuring a high inrush magnetic circuit breaker for added protection.
Nine total outlets (8 rear panel outlets and one front panel convenience outlet).
Rear panel BNC connector powers any standard gooseneck lamp for rear rack illumination
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 advanced Series Multi-Stage Protection defends your gear from the spikes and surges that are so common at gigs and practice spots. With Furman's advanced Linear Filtering Technology, you'll get a quieter tone without pops, crackles, and the local radio station coming out of your amp.
Can't track down where that noise is coming from? Your mix sounding flat? With Furman's advanced Linear Filtering Technology you'll lower the noise floor caused by the dirty AC power coming into your console or DAW. Furman's advanced advanced Series Multi-Stage Protection keeps your sensitive digital equipment from acting funny or burning up due to everyday spikes and surges. With a 15A capacity and eleven 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 advanced Series Multi-Stage Protection and LiFT keeps the bad stuff out and the dual pull-out front panel lights 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 advanced Linear Filtering Technology. It keeps your equipment safe and sounding clean. 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.