a decent surge protector

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by osososo, Feb 26, 2010.

  1. osososo

    osososo OSNN Sexual Deviant

    Glad to find that Amazon has Belkin 12-Outlet Home/Office Surge Protector with Phone/Ethernet/Coaxial Protection and 10ft Cord for $20.

    look like a decent surge protector, I like the different plugs angle on it. useful
  2. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    I like to use APC products personally, they have been in that type of business for a long time.
  3. chastity

    chastity Moderator Political User

    Arizona near the Grand Canyon
    That might work, depending on what your going to hook up too it.

    A computer or home theater system I would go with a ups which is both a surge protector and a battery backup that generally will do a better job of protecting that type of gear.

    Otherwise its a decent surge protector
  4. LeeJend

    LeeJend Moderator

    Fort Worth, TX
    Go with APC. Belkin is jut buying some chinese crap and slapping their name on it. APC are power rpotection experts.
  5. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

  6. Xie

    Xie - geek - Subscribed User Folding Team

    NY, USA
    If for your computer I would go with APC also, and get a UPS that has power filtering. Power surges are not what always kills your computer, as it doesn't protect against brown outs and things.