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Inputs and Outputs
Design: This surge protector is a large,
component-sized unit which protects connected equipment from power surges, AC power line
noise, and noise generated from other components. Monster Cable uses Clean Power
v.2.0 Stage 2 in this unit, which includes isolation between outlets to reject any
noise generated by other components connected to this power center.
Isolated Video Filter: Six unswitched AC outlets have a special filter
circuit that reduces interference from video and digital components and keeps
noise from entering the
rest of your system.
Isolated Analog Audio Filter: Two switched AC outlets
are optimized to provide maximum noise rejection for sensitive analog audio
switched outlets are turned on with the main power button on the front of the
unit or one of the remote triggers. When the main power is turned off, there is
a delay (approximately 30 seconds) before the switched outlets are turned off,
this helps prevent "turn off thump".
Timed Outlets: Two timed outlets
are optimized for maximum noise rejection while providing maximum current to ultra-high current audio components such as
timed outlets come on approximately six seconds after the HTS2600 is turned on,
this helps prevent "turn on thump". They go off immediately when the
unit is turned off.
Remote AC Control: This feature allows you
to remotely activate the switched and timed outlets from a receiver or preamp. When
any external signal is feeding the remote AC jack the main power switch on the
front of the unit is disabled.
DC Input Jack: For use with a component that
uses a DC remote trigger (3-30V) with a 1/8" mini jack. When
any external signal is feeding the DC input jack the main power switch on the
front of the unit is disabled.
Telephone Connections: These
connections feature a surge arrestor that protects against damaging voltage
surges on the phone line.
Coaxial Inputs/Outputs: Ultra-low loss RF circuitry keeps insertion
loss minimized for the coaxial outputs.
Color coded: Color coded outlets and
cord labels help prevent accidentally disconnecting the wrong cord.
Power Cord: The eight foot
long high current power cord with 24k gold contacts is designed for maximum
Rack Mounting: The
included ears enable the system to be
- Cable: Threaded, gold plated
cable TV input and output
- Satellite: Threaded, gold plated
satellite (Direct Broadcast Satellite) input and output
- Antenna: Threaded, gold plated
antenna input and output
Telephone: One RJ11 (Phone) input and two
AC Outlets (all are three
Remote and Ground:
- Six unswitched AC outlets
with Isolated Video Filters: Labeled Cable/Sat, DVD, CD,
HDTV, VCR, and TV/Monitor
- Two switched AC outlets with
Isolated Analog Audio Filters: Labeled Receiver and Processor
timed AC outlets with Isolated
High Current Audio Filters:
Labeled Main Amp and Spare
- DC input:
- Ground post: Silver thumb screw
for any ungrounded components
- Remote AC control:
110V/0.3A, cable included
- Sequential Power Button: Turns
switched and timed outlets on/off
- Ground OK LED:
Indicates ground is correct
- Wiring OK LED:
Indicates polarity is correct
- Clean Power On
LED: Indicates Clean Power circuitry functioning
- Switched On LED: Indicates
switched AC outlets active
- Timed on LED: Indicates
AC outlets active
- Voltage Meter: Six
LEDs indicating input voltage
- Current Meter: Six
LEDs indicating incoming current
- Circuit breaker switch: Press to reset, 15
Connected Equipment Warranty: For 5 years from the date of purchase, Monster Cable
will replace, pay to repair or pay the fair market value of equipment that is damaged by
an AC power, cable, telephone or lighting surge while connected to a properly installed
Monster Cable PowerCenter. This warranty covers up to $400,000 worth of
connected equipment. In order for the warranty to be valid every wire leading
into or out of your equipment must be connected properly to the surge protector
and the unit must be connected to a properly grounded 3-wire