Battery Backup for a projector

Discussion in 'Hardware Lounge' started by chad, Jun 25, 2007.

  1. chad

    chad Well-Known Member War Zone Member Top Poster

    There have been some mysterious power outtages here recently and I want to do something to protect my stuff! How big of a battery backup system should I look for? I want it mostly for my projector but would like to be able to plug in my HD A2 and Onkyo receiver.

    I don't want a battery to continue watching but to give me a chance to properly shut down my system.
     
  2. Mike B

    Mike B Well-Known Member Donor War Zone Member Top Poster

    A UPS would be good to allow the fan to run and cool the lamp on the PJ, but I don't see why you would need to keep the reciever and the player up to do this.

    Maybe a table lamp so you can see the controls to shut down the PJ?

    Just size the unit to a little over the rating of what you want to connect.
     
  3. total wattage of equipment to plug in X 80% = lowest size UPS
     

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