11 Protected & Filtered Power Outlets: The Panamax
MR5100 features 3 rear-panel banks of AC outlets and a convenient front-panel AC
outlet. All of the AC outlet (front & back) include surge protection and power
- "Always On" Linear Noise Filtration Outlets
(Bank 1): Bank 1 consists of 4 "Always On" AC outlets. These outlets
will only power off during a fault condition (under-voltage/over-voltage).
Power is cleaned from these outlets by a two-stage balanced Pi filter which
also provides noise isolation from the other outlet banks.
- "Switched" Linear Noise Filtration Outlets
(Bank 2): Bank 2 consists of two "Switched" AC outlets. These outlets
will turn on immediately and turn off after 10 seconds, via the unit's
front-panel Power button. LiFT EMI/RFI noise filtration is provided by a
two-stage balanced Pi filter which also provides noise isolation from the
other outlet banks.
- High Current Outlets (Bank 3): Bank 3 consists of four "High
Current" AC outlets. The unit's 4 High Current outlets
provide power from a low impedance noise filtration circuit that does not
limit the current to your equipment. Its output is noise isolated from all
of the other outlets.
Front-Panel AC Outlet: The MR5100
also features a protected and noise
filtered convenience outlet located on the front-panel. Perfect for
temporary gaming systems, portable electronics (such as music players or
smartphones), or other personal electronics. This AC outlet is Always On.
Protect or Disconnect Technology: The Panamax MR5100 employs exclusive
Protect or Disconnect technology for surge protection. This ultra fast
protection circuitry completely protects your equipment from surges such as
lightning. When overwhelmed with extreme catastrophic events, Panamax
permanently disconnects AC power to equipment.
Level 4 Power Cleaning & Linear Filtration: Level 4
Power Cleaning and Filtration eliminates common symptoms of contaminated power
(including loss of detail, pops, hisses, hums and visual artifacts) and allows
your A/V equipment to perform up to its full capability.
Automatic Voltage Monitoring (AVM): Panamax's patented Automatic
Voltage Monitoring (AVM) technology continuously monitors the incoming power. In
case of an under-voltage or brownout (too little electricity) or an over-voltage
(too much electricity) a flashing red lightning bolt will be displayed and power
to the equipment is automatically turned off. When voltage returns to a safe
level, power to the equipment is automatically reconnected.
Signal Wire Protection: Protecting a complete home theater system
requires that signal wires coming out of the wall be protected as well.
Universal ultra low-loss coaxial protection, as well as LAN/Ethernet protection
prevents signal lines from carrying damaging surges while maintaining full
high-definition and high-speed Internet signals to your equipment for your
- Telephone & LAN Surge Protection: There is one RJ-45 input and
one RJ-45 output for 10/100 baseT Ethernet lines, plus one RJ-11 input and
one RJ-11 output for standard telephone lines. LAN protection allows for
10/100 base-T Ethernet equipment to integrate into an audio/video system
without the risk of upstream surge damage from a gateway, switch, router or
other network device. Telephone protection protects your incoming telephone
- Cable & Satellite Surge Protection: There are two gold-plated
coaxial inputs and two gold-plated, threaded, female coaxial outputs for
connecting your satellite, cable or antenna TV signal lines. Coaxial
protection circuits prevent damaging surges from entering through signal
paths and have the smallest signal loss on the market; less than 0.5 db of
attenuation from 0Hz to 2.2GHz. Panamax coaxial protection has been
specifically designed to virtually eliminate signal loss. The clamping level
of 75V will meet and exceed the demands of both cable and satellite voltages
while minimizing exposure to damaging spikes and surges.
Digital Voltmeter: The MR5100 features a front-panel Digital
Voltmeter which monitors the voltage supplying your home theater equipment. If
line voltage drops below 95VAC, or if the line voltage exceeds 135VAC, the
display will turn off and the "unsafe voltage" indicator will flash indicating
and unsafe voltage condition.
USB Charging (0.5/5V): The MR5100 features a front-panel USB (type-A
port) rated at 0.5/5V for charging your Apple iPod/iPhone, Android smartphone,
or other USB-enabled electronic device.
8' Power Cord w/ Low-Profile Plug: The Panamax MR5100 is fitted with
an attached 8' power cord w/ a low-profile IEC 3-prong plug. This 45° angle low profile
plug allows your equipment to be as close as it can get to the wall outlet while
not blocking an adjacent outlets. The 8' power cord means your installation
location isn't restricted by wall outlet location.
Circuit Breaker: A circuit breaker is located on the back
panel of the MR5100. The circuit breaker will trip only if the total current
draw exceeds the maximum current rating (15A). This means that collectively, all
outlets must draw more than 15 amps before the circuit breaker will trip.
$5,000,000 Lifetime Connected Equipment Warranty: Panamax
will replace, pay to replace at fair market value, or pay to repair, up to
$5,000,000 of equipment that is damaged by an AC surge while connected to a
properly installed Panamax surge protector, if the surge protector shows signs
of surge damage or is operating outside of design specifications. For coverage
conditions and information on how to make a claim, please see the warranty
Rack Mountable: The Panamax MR5100 includes rack-mount brackets to
mount the unit in your AV rack (takes up 1U rack space).