SERVICE - since 1981 we have been exceeding the expectations of our customers. EXPERTISE - we one of just a handful of true UPS refurbishers. UPSes are all we do. VALUE - we offer products at nearly 70% off with a rock solid 15 month warranty
1)VA - similar to watts. Its amount of stuff you plan to power. 2) VOLTAGE– regular household 120volt or will you have high 208 or 240volt power to energize the UPS. 3) RUNTIME - if you want more than 20min of runtime, look for a XL/R rated units. 4) TOPOLOGY– if I am running servers, “Good” or Line interactive UPSes are ideal. For equipment “Best” or online UPSes may be necessary)
Everyone knows APC, but we think many other brands are better. EATON Powerware is known for great 5kva units. LIEBERT is arguably the best quality online unit. HP and TRIPPLITE offer amazing value. Remember all our units come with a 15month warranty.
We sell not only the UPS systems, but all the accessories and services to complete your system. Ask about Extended Warranties, PDUs, Preventive Maintenance and Turnkey Installation.
Ok, but now the unit is just a 1500va unit. VA is based on the amperage you provide it.
Put a 15a plug on my 3000 UPS
Ok, but they wont work in the US. In the US we just have 208volt and 240volt power.
I need a 220v UPS
Then make sure your UPS is "XL/R" capable. These allow you to add batteries & runtime
I need more than 20min runtime
Then call us now and ask for FirstLightUPS delivery. Its overnight and surprisingly cheap
I need the unit now
We stock them, but there are better brands and better values.
I only want a APC UPS