The instructions provided here are insufficient for completing a working ACD installation. While the subject of attaching a supply cable to the ACD is. The Furman ACD Power Distro is a compact rack mount power distribution system that is ideal for touring PA systems, touring musical and theatrical acts. Find great deals for Furman Acd AC Power Distribution ACD Shop with confidence on eBay!.

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The ACD supplies standard spike and rise reductions, with steel oxide varistors MOV’s connected between the hot and neutral conductors of each circuit. See any errors on this page?

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Test for polarity too. These are two separate topics. I imagine it is usually going to be a tie in. But that is just me. The ACD’s design afd-100 four oversized busses, allowing wiring for V or V single phase, or V three phase power. Right now you are running all of your equipment on one 15Amp circuit if you are using your furman pl plus C for your whole system. Most of them are lazy and sometimes they don.

Tom Bennett Newbie Offline Posts: How many of us sound guys out there that use a distro are qualified electricians? I also have a bare pigtail for having an electrician tie me in. Be the first to review this item. If you’re lucky, some venues furmna have this Hubble plug already.

Important Safety Tips Meet the seller in person and inspect items before paying. You get potential trouble. It looks like what I need. I am saying that it is dangerous, illegal, and for the level of most folks reading this thread, above them in regard to safety.


I think you are going to acd–100 troubles finding any amp connector connections.

Furman ACD 100 ac power distro

I now have dedicated usually relatively clean power. Again, that’s 80 AMPS! You keep asking about a distro but you keep bringing up the word “protection”.

Previous 1 2 3 4 Next. Pay attention and do things right. Lot’s of combo’s, but hey, if I can picture it, it can happen. Mike Pyle Audiopyle Sound Dealer: You don’t get safety with an arrangement like that. You’d also have to combine your scenario with another lost grounding conductor from its supply furnan, on that one “floating high” circuit load.

Update Unrecognized Zip Code. In many cases, the distro will need to be tied directly into a service panel by an electrician.

The distro will offer you several 20A circuits to run your system on but it will not offer you protection from power anomalies. Each circuit has a neon status indicator that lights up when its breaker is turned on, and a 20 amp duplex ad-100 on the rear panel. I don’t believe any of the clubs around here use 3 phase drops. Designated trademarks and brands are the property of their respective owners.

Breakers can be reset as soon as the overload is corrected, there is no cool down delay time required. Why does everyone ask this? Do you color code your cords? In my area, the acd-1000 place I’ve done sound that has these installed are the ballrooms at the Hollywood Park race track.


It’s unreasonable to think you or the venue is going to provide an electrician to you every time you arrive to set up. I made my own 20 amp X four circuit distro using the same above principle, and it has proven itself over and over for a couple of years now in the most noisiest nightclubs ever known to man. So make sure you have some bare wire tails. The ACD can handle up to amps of incoming power, distributing it to five 20 amp, V circuits.

I use 30 amp v twist locks for the pigtails.

The PA is getting bigger and I need a distro. Cable television termination is a simple process of cracking out and stripping the specific conductors and connecting them with established screws, then tightening the pressure comfort clamp.

Nothing else sounds quite the same. Do you end up with power cords run for long distances? The Furman ACD Power Distro is a compact rack mount power distribution system that is ideal for touring PA systems, touring musical and theatrical acts, mobile recording facilities, on location film and video shoots, or any situation where AC power must be distributed to multiple circuits and a hard wired, built in system is missing, inadequate, or impractical.

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