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Ring Automotive RINVC150 12V Modified Sinewave 120W Inverter

Code: A41GB

  • 120W continuous output to power a range of household appliances
  • Modified sinewave output
  • 240VAC output to power a product without additional converters

Product details

Ring Automotive RINVC150 12V Modified Sinewave 120W Inverter

• 120W continuous output to power a range of household appliances
• Modified sinewave output
• 240VAC output to power a product without additional converters
• 12VDC plug socket to allow a single connection to a car accessory socket
• Weighs only 410g and its compact design (230mm x 150mm x 110mm) prevents it getting in the way
• 500mA USB connection to charge an additional compatible device such as a Smartphone or Tablet

Special Feature
• Shutdown protection against power overload

What is an inverter?
An inverter is a converter that connects to a sealed lead acid (SLA) battery that is usually connected to a car, a truck or a solar panel. The inverter can connect to the battery either through a car accessory plug or by clipping directly to the battery. A mains powered device can then be plugged directly into the inverter’s AC socket. Inverters vary in capacity and can power devices of up to a specific wattage. Inverters can be split into two categories: pure sinewave and modified sinewave.

What makes this inverter unique?
The RINVC150 inverter connects to the car battery through the car accessory socket and its compact design allows it to be discretely positioned without being in the way. The inverter can power a device up to 120W, such as a laptop, a phone charger or handheld games console. It is highly efficient, converting 90% of its energy into output power. Fitted with a 0.5A USB socket it can charge a wide range of items such as Smartphones, MP3 players or Tablets while still keeping the mains socket available to power an additional item such as a laptop. The inverter includes shutdown protection to power down the inverter if the battery power drops below a certain level.

What is the difference between pure sinewave and modified sinewave?
All household mains sockets output a sinewave along the cable to transfer power from the source, such as the battery or plug to the product that is plugged in. This product is a modified sinewave inverter which produces a stepped approximation of a pure sinewave inverter which makes it easier to produce. A modified sinewave inverter can power devices such as laptops, printers and chargers, although some items may pick up interference from the inverter. A solution for this is to upgrade to a pure sinewave inverter, such as these. A pure sinewave inverter is used to power sensitive electronic devices such as power motors, power tools, clocks or microwaves.

Specifications
Connector Car plug
Cable length
Input voltage range 12 V
Standby input current: 0.15 A
Output voltage: AC 240 V
Output frequency: 50 Hz
Output power: 120 W continuous
Peak output power: 300 W
Output waveform MSW
Efficiency 90%
Dimensions 230mm x 150mm x 110mm
Weight 410 g
USB output 0.5 A
Low battery protection Yes
Shutdown protection Yes

Hi I was wondering would this device power a table with input : 100 - 240v ~50/60Hz 150mA  Output : 5v 1000mA

Asked by: Barber05
There should be no issue providing that amount of power.
Answered by: Gareth
Date published: 2016-11-03

Is there a switch on the product to turn on/off when not in use?  Or do you have to unplug the device when it's not being used.

Asked by: Harry
No this item does not have a switch.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-12-22

Would this power a house kettle 

Asked by: stupot1
This would depend on the Wattage of the kettle. If it is below 120w this should be fine.
Answered by: Brad
Date published: 2015-11-24

Can you run hair staightners or hairdryer of this

Asked by: chris
It would depend on the power draw of the straighteners or hairdryer. If its below or 150w then yes.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-07-30

I have a Nebuliser that runs at 230v ~ 50hz 1A Can I use this item without blowing my device up? thanks

Asked by: Pickle
No sorry as 230v @ 1A is 230Watts.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-07-17

My laptop charger has an input rating of 100-240V, 1.5A. Will the charger be suitable?

Asked by: IanC
Yes that charger should work fine on this inverter.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-07-17

will this inverter power a 240 volt 38watt sky box thanks
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is there a standby cureent for this item please
Asked by: Anonymous
the unit consumes 0.4 amps on standby approximatly
Answered by: DM
Date published: 2015-07-17
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A41GB Ring Automotive RINVC150 12V Modified Sinewave 120W Inverter (1+) £34.99

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