Power Protection: Articles & Videos

Power protection buying guide

Power protection buying guide

by Ralph Graves

Power line surges and lightning strikes can damage or destroy your precious audio/video gear. Learn how to select the best power protection for you.

 
Video: Power Protection & Management

Video: Power Protection & Management

by Amanda P., Video Guest

Learn how the quality of the power in your home can affect the performance of your TV, DVR, and other audio/video gear. Watch cool hands-on demos to see what can happen when you don't have good power protection and conditioning at home.

 

Power Protection FAQ

by Ralph Graves

Does my power protection component have to be turned on to work? What is a ground loop? I only have a 2-prong outlet - can I use a power protection model with a 3-prong plug? Why should I buy one of your power protection components when I can get one at my local discount store for less than $15? Plus more...

 

Power Protection Glossary

by Ralph Graves

Learn about power protection features and technical specifications.

 
Video: Furman Elite & Reference Power Management

Video: Furman Elite & Reference Power Management

by Video Guest

Learn about Furman's Elite and Reference series power protection units, and how to pick the right one for your system.

 
Video: Panamax MB850 Uninterruptible Power Supply & Surge Protector

Video: Panamax MB850 Uninterruptible Power Supply & Surge Protector

by Chris Egner, Video Guest

Learn about Panamax's MB850, including how it can act as a battery backup for your audio/video gear, while also protecting your whole system from harmful power surges.

 
Video: Panamax M5400-PM power line conditioner and voltage regulator

Video: Panamax M5400-PM power line conditioner and voltage regulator

by Video Guest

Martha from Panamax shows the great features on the Panamax M5400-PM power line conditioner and voltage regulator.

 
Video: Panamax M5300-PM power line conditioner and surge protector

Video: Panamax M5300-PM power line conditioner and surge protector

by Video Guest

Martha from Panamax stopped by to show us some of the features on the Panamax M5300-PM power line conditioner and surge protector.

 
Home theater receiver placement tips

Home theater receiver placement tips

by David Brown

What's the best place to set up your receiver? This article tells you what you need to know before and after you buy one.