Medical Power Supply has pre-approved, configurable design.

Press Release Summary:

Medically approved Powerstax MM series, available in 2 sizes, provides 1,000, 600, and 400 W output, with 46,656 possible output configurations from up to 12 isolated outputs. Modular design provides power outputs from 1.45-28 V with individually controlled signals. Offering serial and parallel capability, products have Class B conducted emissions and can be stacked for up to 2,000 W output power. Low-leakage current is under 300 µA.

Original Press Release:

New Pre-approved, Configurable Medical Power Supply from Powerstax.

Powerstax plc (formerly called Advanced Power Conversion) of Farnborough, England, announces the new pre-approved, configurable Medically Approved power supply - the Powerstax MM series. The multiple output power units help reduce costly safety agency approval and shorten design time, dramatically reducing time-to-market.

Available in 2 industry standard sizes, the Powerstax MM range provides 1,000W, 600W and 400W power output, with 46,656 possible output configurations from up to 12 isolated outputs. The full user configurability of the MM series offers a flexible and cost effective solution to your exact medical power requirements.

Incorporating, universal input, Class B Conducted Emissions and 12mm Creepage, the MM range has Low leakage current of <300uA current with an optional Ultra Low leakage version of less than 150uA.

The modular design of the Powerstax MM series provides power outputs ranging from 1.45 to 28V that have individually controlled signals that offers literally millions of power solutions from the isolated and adjustable outputs.

The MM range has both series and parallel capability and can be stacked for up to 2000W output power. Zero load operation and Dual fused versions are also available.

Each Powerstax MM unit comes complete with 3 year warranty and are CE marked, EN60601-1, UL2601-1, IEC601-1 approved and fully compliant to EN61000-3-2.

Providing an unparalleled solution for system designers in a wide range of medical, laboratory and dental applications including drug infusion, chemical analysis equipment.

The Powerstax MM series are typically priced at $275 for a four-slot, 400W unit, $360 for a six-slot 600W supply and $399 for a six-slot 1000W supply in quantities of 50. Individual modules are typically $60 / 70. Lead time including factory configuration is typically under 3 weeks.

For more information contact;

Mark Carter
Advanced Power Conversion plc.
Unit B5, Armstrong Mall, Southwood Summit Centre, Farnborough, Hants. GU14 0NR. England.
Tel: +44(0)1252 407800 Fax: +44(0)1252 407810 e-mail:

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