Energy Efficiency

Magnetek Unveils High Power-Density Front-End Converter

Magnetek, Inc. introduced a high power-density “front-end” power supply available for energy-intensive applications. The company’s new HPD-800™ converter packs 800W of 12V dc power into a package 9.84 inches long by 2.36 inches wide by 1.65 inches deep, equating to over 20W per cubic inch.

Such high power density is impressive in front-end power supplies. In addition, the HPD-800 provides power conversion efficiency in excess of 90% under full load at 230V ac input, minimizing energy consumption as well as system size in broadband, data storage and other power-hungry installations.

Integral air cooling enables HPD-800 converters to operate reliably in ambient temperatures up to 50°C over a wide ac input range (85 to 264V), delivering 67 amps of 12V dc output in distributed power architecture systems. Operating singly or in parallel, their ultra-compact “1U” form factor and “hot plug” ability facilitate “hot swap” system design flexibility, while I2C (or optional RS485) communications afford completely automatic remote system monitoring and control.

Magnetek Inc.
To Top

Join 50,000+ Power Pros

 

  • Keep pace with relentless innovation
  • Influence the conversation
  • Take your insights to another level

You have Successfully Subscribed!