We all own expensive electronic devices these days. Computers, printers, scanners, audio visual devices, modems, routers and LAN, expensive stuff is hooked directly to power all the time. Power surges can not only be external (as in a direct lightning strike) but also internal (when a heavy appliance switches power on and off). In the light of this, surge protection for your electronic devices becomes paramount. BESST Electrical Engineering services in Queensland share a few expert tips to protect your equipment.
LAN SURGE PROTECTORS LAN surge protectors provide protection to the database servers and local area network against power surges. The Gatekeeper GKLAN-UTP range from BESST electrical engineers, Brisbane has been designed to provide high energy surge protection for LAN/UTP applications. Being all mode devices, the protectors have been designed for mounting either in-line or in a network rack system. Surge Protection devices can protect LAN hubs, servers and routers from surges coming from coaxial cables.
POE (POWER OVER ETHERNET) SURGE PROTECTORS GKLAN POE (Power over Ethernet) protectors provide full multimode and multistage protection. The Gatekeeper GKLAN – UTP POE rack mount POE surge protector from BESST electrical engineering services is available in a 24-port configuration for 5, 12, 24 and 48 volt applications. These are specially designed to protect sensitive rack mounted electronics and the Ethernet port from electrical and lightning induced surges. The rack mount POE protectors provide dependable safety from a wide range of surges yet only use a little rack space. Easy to install and use, GKLAN POE surge protector is only truefully tested CAT 6 SPD available today.
WHOLE HOUSE SURGE PROTECTION To ensure 100 per cent protection of your equipment, you must also take care to protect to protect your entire house or building from surge as well. Whole house protection includes: