Home Computer Under Monitor Surge Protector 6 Outlets Switches 6 ft Cord 1440 Joules Coax

6-outlet, 6-ft cord, 1440 joules, Tel/Modem protection, Under-Monitor Protect It! Surge Suppressor

Model Number: TMC-6


  • 6 outlets / 6-ft. cord
  • 1440 joule rating
  • Tel/modem surge protection
  • Individual switches
  • $50,000 Ultimate Lifetime Insurance (U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico only)

Tripp Lite's TOUCHMASTER COMPACT surge suppressor offers complete AC and phone line surge suppression for comprehensive protection of workstations, desktop PCs, telecom systems and other sensitive electronics. Heavy grade AC surge suppression shields connected equipment from damage and performance problems due to transient surges. RJ11 telephone line suppression jacks protect dialup and DSL modem lines, fax machines, cordless phones and more. TOUCHMASTER COMPACT offers 6 total outlets, 6 foot cord and LEDs to warn of power and wiring problems. Heavy grade AC suppression rated at 1440 joules shields equipment from surges and line noise. Attractive, slim design is perfect for use under desktop computer monitors or notebook computers. Individual switches offer power control over connected equipment. $50,000 Ultimate Lifetime Insurance (U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico only).

PLUG/OUTLETS: Input: NEMA5-15P/Output: 6 NEMA5-15R/6-ft. AC line cord
ELECTRICAL: 120V AC, 50/60Hz, 15A (Requires NEMA5-15R wall receptacle)
FORMAT: Slim, compact design perfect for use under desktop monitors and notebook computers
SUPPRESSION: AC: 150V RMS Clamping/1440 joules/400V UL1449 3rd Edition

Key Features

  • 6 outlets
  • 6-ft. cord with space-saving right-angle plug
  • Built-in RJ11 jacks prevent surges from damaging your modem/fax equipment; 6-ft. telephone cord included
  • Surge suppression rating: 1440 joules
  • EMI/RFI noise filtering
  • 15 amp resettable circuit breaker
  • Diagnostic LEDs confirm suppressor "protection present" (green), "grounded" (red) status and "power on" (green)
  • Always-on outlet provides power for equipment you always need on, even when the "master" switch is off
  • Includes full normal mode (H-N) and common mode (N-G/H-G) line surge suppression
  • Allows for the computer to be controlled by the "master" switch and other outlets to be controlled either the "master" switch or corresponding switch on the front panel
  • $50,000 Ultimate Lifetime Insurance (U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico only) covers connected equipment

Typical Applications

  • Ideal for PCs, notebook computers, peripherals and home electronics

Package Includes

  • TOUCHMASTER COMPACT surge suppressor
  • 6-ft. phone cord
  • Instruction manual and warranty information

OVERVIEW

Intended Application Home/Office
Style Under Monitor

OUTPUT

Frequency Compatibility 50 / 60 Hz
Output (Watts) 1800
Circuit Breaker (amps) 15
Outlet Quantity / Type 6 NEMA 5-15R
Number of Outlets 6

INPUT

Nominal Input Voltage(s) Supported 120V AC
Recommended Electrical Service 120V (110-125V)
Input Connection Type NEMA 5-15P input plug
Input Plug Features Space-saving right angle input plug
Input Cord Length (ft.) 6
Input Cord Length (m) 1.8
Input Cord Gauge Type 14 gauge, SJT
Voltage Compatibility (VAC) 120
Maximum Surge Amps 84000

LEDS ALARMS & SWITCHES

Switches Includes 5 front panel AC power switches. 4 switches control individual outlets and 1 serves as a main power switch that controls all but the one marked "unswitched" on the back panel
Diagnostic LEDs Built-in LEDs confirm suppressor "protection present" (green) and "grounded" (red) status

SURGE / NOISE SUPPRESSION

AC Suppression Joule Rating 1440
AC Suppression Response Time < 1 ns
Protection Modes Includes full normal mode (H-N) and common mode (N-G / H-G) line surge suppression
Clamping Voltage (RMS) 150V
UL1449 Let Through Rating 400V - UL Verified

DATALINE SURGE SUPPRESSION

Telephone/DSL Protection Yes
Telephone/DSL Protection Details 1 line
Cable (Coax) Protection No
Network (Ethernet) Protection No

PHYSICAL

Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.) 2.25 x 12.5 x 14
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / cm) 5.72 x 31.75 x 35.56
Shipping Weight (lbs.) 3.4
Shipping Weight (kg) 1.54
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.) 1.75 x 11.5 x 12
Unit Dimensions (hwd / cm) 4.45 x 29.21 x 30.48
Unit Weight (lbs.) 2.8
Unit Weight (kg) 1.27
Material of Construction Plastic
Housing Color Black
Receptacle Color Black
Color (AC Line Cord) Black
Form Factors Supported Supports under monitor placement as a power control center for an entire PC system with peripherals

SPECIAL FEATURES

Right-Angle Plug Yes

WARRANTY

Product Warranty Period (Worldwide) Lifetime limited warranty
Connected Equipment Insurance (U.S., Canada & Puerto Rico) $50,000 Ultimate Lifetime Insurance

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TMC-6 4.9 5 42 42
Easy to use All your switches in one place, no hunting around. October 20, 2014
This outstanding product simplifies computer usage. This fine Tripp-Lite product is everything I expected it to be. It truly simplifies computer boot-up and shut-down procedures. More importantly, it gives me assurance of protection to my devices in the event of power outages, surges or other issues. I like it's size and design. Thanks for a great product that didn't cost me a lot of money. October 16, 2014
Quality Quality product at a reasonable price. Great protection warranty. October 11, 2014
Excellent Desktop Power Station The TMC-6 is a replacement of an older product by another manufacturer. What I love about this unit over the other unit is that it includes LEDs that let me know which switches are on or off (my old one just had up/down switches which were not as easy to tell in the dark or at a quick glance). In regards to the switches, they have a very nice solid feel to them without being too heavy when you push them in. They feel like they will last a good while. This unit also includes surge protection for a phone line, so my DSL modem is protected (at least until I replace it with a cable modem). I also like the one un-switched outlet which provides constant power to my modem. October 5, 2014
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The red light means your wall plug is wired correctly.
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Thank you for your inquiry. The red LED means there is a problem with the wiring or there is a ground fault.
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Should the wiring status light be RED?

Presumably it should be green like the light above it - wondering if this is indicative of a possible problem.
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I would prefer two green lights.
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If the TMC-6 is grounded a red light should be illuminated.

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But my TMC-6 description says "The red LED asssures wll outlet is grounded and surge protection can function." Which is it? Is a lit LED good or bad?
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Thank you for your inquiry. Your manual is correct. The previous response was incorrect. We apologize for the mistake.
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What are the dimentions of the unit?

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The unit dimensions of the TMC-6 in HWD are 1.75" x 11.5" x 12".
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[FAQ-1128] What does red light mean on the TMC-6 under wiring status?

The red light means your wall plug is wired correctly.[Last Updated: Nov 4, 2013]

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