[rescue] Power Strip

Mike Hebel nimitz at nimitzbrood.com
Fri Oct 20 13:11:25 CDT 2006

Thus spake Ethan O'Toole:
>> Hi people.  I'm looking for a 1U rackmount power strip that does 220v
>> (split) in and 110v out.  Anyone know who makes one?  Thanks.
>> Peace...  Sridhar
> I think your neutral will need to be twice as big all the way back to the
> box. Can anyone verify?

No.  If he uses proper 220VAC wire for the current he's drawing then both
110V "legs" should total the max current for the incoming 220V wire.


220V, 30A = 110V, 20A+ 110V, 10A

220V, 30A = 110V, 15A+ 110V, 15A

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