Middle Atlantic Products introduced its PD-815R Series rackmount power strip at CEDIA 2003.

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA, September 5, 2003 - Providing the custom residential market with the first professional -grade, aesthetically pleasing rackmount power distribution strip that complements the décor and finish of new home theater, distributed music and whole -home control equipment, Middle Atlantic Products today introduced its PD -815R Series rackmount power strip at CEDIA 2003. The UL -listed rackmount power strip resembles an elegant brushed and anodized blank panel, with a pilot light to indicate power status and a choice of a black or silver finish. The rear of the unit houses eight outlets for power distribution.

With features such as surge and spike protection and EMI filtering, the PD -815R provides functionality in an attractive fashion. Additionally, the available finish choices give installers the ability to integrate power distribution that complements different custom residential systems, be they silver or black.

In keeping with Middle Atlantic Products' awareness of aesthetic considerations, the company has also introduced brushed and anodized silver finishes for its custom rackshelves and rackmount accessories.

"With the introduction today of the new PD -815R, Middle Atlantic Products is supplying designers and integrators with a highly aesthetic power distribution unit to safely and reliably power home entertainment systems that also complements the décor requirements of customers in this market," noted Mark Tracy, Director of Marketing, Middle Atlantic Products.

About Middle Atlantic Products
Headquartered in Riverdale, New Jersey, Middle Atlantic Products, Inc. is an ISO 9001:2000 -registered leading manufacturer of state -of -the -art steel enclosure systems for a wide range of applications, including the custom residential, commercial audio video, broadcast and post production, structured cabling, premise wiring and security markets. Dedicated to the proposition that the enclosure system is as important as the equipment it protects, the company incorporates application -driven engineering into every system it designs in order to meet the individualized requirements of the broadest range of installers.

To request a catalog of Middle Atlantic Products full line of equipment and accessories, visit www.middleatlantic.com or contact: Middle Atlantic Products, North Corporate Drive, Riverdale, New Jersey 07457; Tel: (800) 266 -7225 or (973) 839 -1011; Fax: (973) 839 -1976.

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