Cabletronix Announces the Tsunami and Avalanche High Performance Surge Protectors

Two high performance surge protectors designed to protect consumer electronic equipment for the home entertainment, satellite, and cable television industry against damage from harmful power surges and lightning strikes.

June 28, 2004 - West Chester, PA - Cabletronix, a division of North American Cable Equipment, Inc. (NACE), announced today the introduction of two high performance surge protectors designed to protect consumer electronic equipment for the home entertainment, satellite, and cable television industry against damage from harmful power surges and lightning strikes.


The Cabletronix Tsunami is a 10 -outlet surge protector with EMI/RFI filtering, 4 pairs of coaxial inputs and outputs with 2.25 GHz "F" connectors, an integrated telephone splitter, and protection for one phone/fax/modem line. A surge indicator light, a ground indicator light, and an integrated reset button are also included. The Tsunami boasts some of the highest electrical specifications including 6,900 joules of energy dissipation and 150,000 -amp maximum spike current protection.

The Avalanche is Cabletronix's 7 -outlet surge protector with EMI/RFI filtering, 2 pairs of coaxial inputs and outputs with 2.25 GHz "F" connectors, and protection for one phone/fax/modem line. A surge indicator light, a ground indicator light, and an integrated reset button are included. The Avalanche offers competitive electrical specifications including 2,210 joules of energy dissipation and 45,000 -amp maximum spike current protection.

According to Aaron Starr, Cabletronix / NACE founder and president, "The Tsunami and Avalanche represent tremendous value to consumer electronics dealers and their customers. Both products have set a new bar with regard to maximum protection versus price. Although the surge protector market consists of numerous products and vendors, the Tsunami and Avalanche's higher performance ratings and pricing compete head on with the leading name brands."

North American Cable Equipment, Inc. founded in 1992 with headquarters in West Chester, Pennsylvania and sales and distribution facilities in Pennsylvania, Florida, Missouri, and Nevada is a leading supplier and specialist in Cable and Satellite television processing and distribution technologies. Cabletronix is the company's family of residential and commercial -grade modulators, demodulators, launch amplifiers, power supplies, and multiswitches.

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