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

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

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

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. For peace of mind the PDU1215 comes with a 5-year warranty and a RoHS-compliant design.

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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

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

General Info

Product Group PDUS


PDU Type Basic


Output Capacity Details 1.8kW (120V input), 1.9kW (127V input), 1.5kW (100V input); 15A maximum
Frequency Compatibility 50 / 60 Hz
Output Nominal Voltage 100-127V nominal, single phase
Overload Protection 15A
Outlet Quantity / Type 13 NEMA 5-15R
Outlet Type NEMA 5-15R


PDU Input Voltage 100; 120; 127
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


Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.) 1.75 (1U) x 17.5 x 4.5
Unit Dimensions (hwd / cm) 4.5 x 44.5 x 11.4
Material of Construction Sheet metal
Style Rackmount, Vertical Rackmount, Wallmount/Under-Counter
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


TVSS Grounding Back panel nut and bolt grounding lug


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


Product Warranty Period (Worldwide) 5-year limited warranty

† Tripp Lite uses primary and third-party agencies to test its products for compliance with standards. See a list of Tripp Lite's testing agencies.

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[FAQ-1085] Does the PDU1215 provide surge suppression?

The PDU1215 does not have built in surge suppression. [Last Updated: Nov 1, 2013]

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[FAQ-1138] What is the input voltage range for the PDU1215?

The PDU1215 operates within a 100V to 127VAC input range. [Last Updated: Nov 1, 2013]

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