DC Power Supplies | 270 VDC Power Converters

The performance of FCX Systems 270 VDC Power is flight line and production line proven - we are 270VDC from the ground up. Installation sites include main production and test sites, such as: Lockheed Martin F-35 Assembly in Fort Worth TX, Navy F-35 T&E NAS Patuxent River MD, and JSF ITF Facility at Edwards AFB CA. FCX Systems precision 270VDC equipment is the preferred and best power of choice for all 270VDC applications.

BENEFITS OF 270 VDC IN THE AVIATION INDUSTRY
  • Most experienced designer, manufacturer, and supporter of 270VDC ground power systems.
  • FCX offers 270VDC for every application, and can meet the high dynamic response required by the F-35 and F-22.
  • Monitor and protect your aircraft and other sensitive loads from transients and abnormal power conditions.
  • FCX 270VDC power delivers precise regulation, rapid response and recovery - built to perform, and to last.
  • "It was a pleasure testing a product that easily met or exceeded all requirements and expectations." - Lockheed Martin F-22 Ground Power Qualification Test Manager.
We offer a wide variety of unit ratings and configurations - standard and custom. Please contact us anytime at sales@fcxinc.com with your requirements.
  • Input Power

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  • Environment

    Operating Temperature:
    0˚C - 50˚C
    Relative Humidity :
    0 - 95%
    Altitude:
    0 - 4000’
    Ambient Noise :
    <68 dBA
    Basic hanger base unit rating:
    indoor/outdoor environments
    Weight:
    1850 lbs (840kg)
  • Codes and Standards

    ANSI C2 National Electric Safety Code
    IEEE C62.41 Surge Suppression for AC Power
    NEMA-250 Enclosures for Electrical Equipment
    NEMA ST20 Transformer Applications
    NFPA 70 National Electric Code
    UL-508 Industrial Control Equipment
    MIL-STD 704F Aircraft Power Characteristics
    MIL-W1687D Wire, Electrical, Insulation-Gen Specs
    C39.1-81 Requirements for Indicating Instruments

 

 

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