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Reviews Categories | DC Power Supply Distribution Panels | Saratoge Amateur Products PowerPanel 8 Help


Reviews Summary for Saratoge Amateur Products PowerPanel 8
Saratoge Amateur Products PowerPanel 8 Reviews: 13 Average rating: 4.5/5 MSRP: $59.95
Description: The Saratoga Amateur Products PowerPanel 8 is designed to provide convenient, safe and reliable power distribution for all the radios and accessories in you shack or mobile installation. It utilizes the RACES/ARES standard Anderson PowerPole connectors and makes connections fast and easy. Simplify the shack and install standard Anderson PowerPole connectors on all your 12 VDC rigs and accessories. The PowerPanel 8 has one input port and seven output ports.

Features
- 8 Port DC power distribution panel
- Each port is individually fused and filtered
- Uses standard mini ATC automotive fuses
- Over-voltage protection
- 30 Amp Rating
- UL94 V-0 housing material
- 3.75 X 3.5 X 1.4
Product is in production.
More info: http://www.saratogaham.com
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KE6TFS Rating: 5/5 Oct 5, 2003 13:50 Send this review to a friend
Great Product and Best Value  Time owned: 6 to 12 months
We have two Powerpanels and they power all the equipment in our shack and mobile installations. The Powerpanels are extremely well made and the price is better than the competition.
 
W2RBA Rating: 3/5 Sep 29, 2003 19:28 Send this review to a friend
Good product, lousy customer service  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
I ordered the kit version of the PowerPanel 8 and found the LEDs and resistors missing. Oh well, I figured it was an oversight and thought a quick email or two would bring the missing parts pronto. Well, my emails were simply ignored. The kit went together easily enough (although the resulting power pole connectors are a little skewed, they work just fine). I was disappointed not in the product itself but in the level (non-existent!) of customer service.
 
W6RQ Rating: 5/5 Sep 29, 2003 17:05 Send this review to a friend
great product  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
This power distribution panel uses the ARES/RACES standard Anderson Powerpole connectors, and the new standard mini auto fuses. A nice feature is the over-voltage (surge) protection, which (along with the small overall size) distinguishes this unit from competing products. The kit is easy to build -- they also sell it ready made. Great product!!!
 
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