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Overview: The MIW-SURGE Max In-Wall Surge Protection System provides
safe, protected AC power to flat panel TVs, ceiling-mounted projectors, and
powered subwoofers without the bulky power strips or hanging power wires. The
plug hides discreetly behind the component for a neat, professional
Design: The MIW-SURGE provides a single, surge-protected AC outlet for
your equipment, plus a low-voltage signal bay for connecting or passing through
audio and video cables. The port can accommodate optional installation solutions
by using the supplied Decora adapter, pass-through insert, or Keystone 2-port
adapter. Optional MIW Signal Line Modules (sold separately) can also be used.
AC Power Adapter: The included 11" flat power plug adapter goes
between the component's AC plug and the wall outlet so you can install the
equipment as close as 1" from the wall.
Note: Because the width of the plug adapter, the MIW-SURGE is not
recommended for use with the Samsung TV Ultra Slim Wall Mount (305WMN1000).
The wall mount reduces the gap between the TV and the wall to 5/8".
Low Voltage Signal Bay: You can use the low-voltage signal bay to pass
through the component's video and audio cables. You can use the MIW Pass-Through
insert, which comes installed on the mounting bracket, and cut a hole in the
rubber grommet so that it fits tightly around the cable. If you want terminals
at the wall plate, you can use the supplied Decora adapter or Keystone module
insert, along with the appropriate terminal modules (sold separately). Another
option is to use a Panamax MIW signal-line module (sold separately), such as the
MIW-5RCA, MIW-DATA, MIW-SVIDEO, or MIW-VGA.
Surge Suppression Specifications: The AC outlet has the following
- Line Voltage: 120V, 50/60Hz
- Protection Modes: L-N, L-G, N-G
- Energy Dissipation: 1350 Joules
- Peak Impulse Current: 60,000A
- Catastrophic Surge Circuit: Yes
- Thermal Fusing: Yes
- Total Current Capacity:
- UL 1449 2nd Ed. Suppressed Voltage Rating: 330V (@500A)
- UL 1449 3rd Ed. Voltage Protection Rating: 400V (@3,000A)
- UL 1449 3rd Ed. Nominal Discharge Current: 5,000A
- Rating @ 500A: 330V