Like all electronic and electrical equipment, A UPS needs sufficient maintenance in line with the manufacturer’s guidelines to ensure optimal reliability. However, a UPS located in harsh environmental conditions can fail even if it is well-maintained. The number one way to keep your UPS up and running is to schedule regular maintenance checks. Here are […]
A study by the Electric Power Research Institute found that businesses lose between $104 billion and $164 billion per year due to power interruptions, and another $15 billion to $24 billion in from other power quality problems. It’s not hard to see how the numbers add up. Just consider what an outage of a day […]
Researching about UPS and running into a bunch of technical jargon that feels confusing? UPS terms can be complex, technical, and sometimes do not have much of an impact on the quality of the UPS. KVA Vs. KW What’s really important for the typical UPS user is to know that when comparing capacity of different […]
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The common components of a UPS include; The Main Board; The Central board is the main heart of the UPS. Like the brain, it controls the whole signals. The Rectifier; The rectifier converts D.C to A.C. The rectifier has two main functions. One is to charge the batteries (like an alternator in a car) so your […]
The much anticipated workshop has kicked off today. The workshop is aimed at discussing relevant skills, new discoveries and standards of operations in UPS, STABILIZERS and INVERTERS. Major topics covered so far by the facilitator includes; Common Components of UPS and their features, 5 questions to ask before selecting a power protection for critical system, […]
Actolog presents 2 days Training for UPS repair (Industrial UPS, Inverters and stabilizers) for Power Engineers The workshop is free but registration ia compulsory. To register, contact email@example.com or call +2341327334.
As much as 65% of all UPS back-up system power failures are battery related. That’s a staggering number, but is easier to understand when you consider all the potential issues that can affect UPS batteries. Power anomalies, overheating, improper charging or low electrolyte levels for certain types of batteries can all cause serious issues for the […]
Nothing can be done to prevent a battery from eventually reaching its end-of-service life. However, avoiding the following mistakes can help ensure a maximum lifespan. Poor storage of unused batteries– Even as a battery sits unused, its lifetime begins to decrease. That’s because lead-acid batteries automatically discharge small amounts of energy. To prolong a battery’s […]