PDU Power Distribution Unit 15A 1U NEMA 5 15R Outlets NEMA 5 15P Plug Single Phase

1.8kW Single-Phase Basic PDU, 120V Outlets (13 5-15R), 5-15P, 15ft Cord, 1U Rack-Mount

Model Number: PDU1215

  • Basic single phase 15A 120V PDU
  • 1U horizontal rackmount installation
  • NEMA 5-15P input; 15 ft. / 4.5m line cord
  • 13 NEMA 5-15R outlets (1 front / 12 rear)
  • Switchless design prevents accidental shut-off
  • Reversible housing; 4.5 in. / 11.4 cm depth
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Tripp Lite's PDU1215 1.8kW 15A Single-Phase Basic Power Distribution Unit (PDU) is a dependable, space-saving, cost-effective way to deliver 120V power to wiring closets, server rooms and equipment racks from a UPS system, generator or utility wall outlet in high-density IT environments. With 13 NEMA 5-15R outlets (1 front, 12 rear), a rugged all-metal housing and a switchless design to prevent accidental shutoff, the PDU1215 is a basic power distribution unit for networking, PC systems, telecommunications, audio/video, security, sound reinforcement, and other similar applications. The PDU1215 includes hardware for 1U rackmount installation. Other mounting configurations include vertical 0U rackmount (with compatible racks and PDUSIDEBRKT accessory, sold separately), wall-mount, workbench and under-counter installations.

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Key Features

  • 1.8kW 15A 120V single phase Basic Power Distribution Unit / PDU
  • 1U horizontal 19 inch rackmount form factor installs in one rack space
  • NEMA 5-15P 15A 120v input plug with 15 ft. / 4.5m line cord
  • 13 NEMA 5-15R outlets (1 front / 12 rear)
  • Adjustable mounting brackets enable installation in 2 or 4 post racks, plus additional support for wallmount and under-counter mounting
  • Mounting ears are reversible for front or rear facing rackmount installation
  • Optional PDUSIDEBRKT enable 0U vertical installation in compatible racks
  • Back-panel grounding lug
  • RoHS-compliant

Typical Applications

  • Multi-outlet power distribution unit is the ideal means of powering multiple loads in 19 inch rackmount, wallmount and under-counter applications, such as internetworking, PC systems, telecommunications, audio/video, security, sound reinforcement and more. Ideal for distribution of UPS, generator or commercially derived AC power to protected equipment.

Package Includes

  • PDU1215 Rackmount Power Strip
  • Warranty information
  • Instruction manual


PDU Type Basic


Output Capacity Details 1.8kW (120V), 1.9kW (127V), 1.5kW (100V); 15A maximum.
Frequency Compatibility 50 / 60 Hz
Output Receptacles (13) 5-15R
Output Nominal Voltage 100-127V nominal, single phase
Overload Protection 15A breaker
Outlet Type NEMA 5-15R
Individual Outlet Switching No


PDU Input Voltage 100; 120; 127
Recommended Electrical Service 15A 120V
Maximum Input Amps 15
PDU Plug Type NEMA 5-15P
Input Cord Length (ft.) 15
Input Cord Length (m) 4.57
Input Phase Single-Phase


Switches No power switch


Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.) 2.2 x 20.4 x 9.3
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / cm) 5.6 x 51.8 x 23.6
Shipping Weight (lbs.) 5.2
Shipping Weight (kg) 2.4
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.) 1.75 x 17.5 x 4.5
Unit Dimensions (hwd / cm) 4.44 x 44.5 x 11.4
Unit Weight (lbs.) 4.9
Unit Weight (kg) 2.2
Material of Construction Metal
Form Factors Supported 1U rackmount, 0U vertical rackmount, wall-mount and undercounter installation supported
PDU Form Factor Horizontal (1U, 2U, etc)
Outlets Measurement (Center to Center) 30.2mm


Storage Temperature Range 5 to 122F (-15 to 50C)
Relative Humidity 5 to 95% non-condensing
Operating Elevation (ft.) 0-10,000
Operating Elevation (m) 0-3000


TVSS Grounding Back panel grounding lug


Certifications Tested to UL60950-1 (USA), CSA-C22.2 (Canada)


Product Warranty Period (Worldwide) 5-year limited warranty


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Tripp LiteSingle-Phase Basic PDU 1.8kW 15A 120V 1U Horizontal Rackmount 13 NEMA 5-15R outlets NEMA 5-15P input plug

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Comments about Tripp Lite Single-Phase Basic PDU 1.8kW 15A 120V 1U Horizontal Rackmount 13 NEMA 5-15R outlets NEMA 5-15P input plug:

This model is very well made. Easy to install with the separate kit, we installed it vertically.

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