Can I temporarily remove UPS Batteries?

temporarily remove UPS batteries - UPS battery trays

Quite frequently, I get calls with clients asking “Can I┬átemporarily remove UPS batteries from their pre-installed cabinets? These things are heavy!”. This is a frequent question that comes up because it’s not uncommon for Continue reading “Can I temporarily remove UPS Batteries?”

Eaton’s 9170+ Refresh is Finally Here! – Eaton 9PXM UPS

9PXM 12 Slot

If you’ve been around UPS systems even a little bit over the years you’ve surely seen a 9170. The original design was a white/beige but for a while now, they’ve been black. It’s been a solid system, and was a very forward-thinking modular design, way before Continue reading “Eaton’s 9170+ Refresh is Finally Here! – Eaton 9PXM UPS”

Eaton 93PM UPS Bypass Panel with Distribution – Plano, TX

To reduce costly downtime for scheduled maintenance and to speed up replacement of a UPS System down-the-road, a remote-mount maintenance bypass panel can be a great choice. This is because having a completely separate bypass cabinet will let the end-user
or service provider completely and safely route utility / generator power around and away from the UPS cabinet in a make-before-break fashion = no loss of load.

To understand how the bypass works from a one-line perspective, here’s a quick sketch
that was put together during the preliminary design stage.

One line sketch

For this particular project, we designed a custom maintenance bypass with integral power distribution breakers to function seamlessly with an Eaton 93PM UPS. Not only Continue reading “Eaton 93PM UPS Bypass Panel with Distribution – Plano, TX”

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