The Xantrex Prowatt SW1000 True Sine Wave Inverter is a durable power inverter that is designed to provide AC power to electrical devices that have standard three-pronged plugs. There are two of the standard 120V outlets on this unit as well as one USB port for devices that allow charging though a USB port. It has an output capacity of 1000 watts, which is more than enough power needed for the average user’s electrical devices, tools, and appliances. For those interested in this unit, a boat or other high powered vehicle will be necessary to supply the output capacity it is capable of. It should also be noted that this inverter can connect directly to the terminals of the battery of your vehicle.
This unit includes many safety features that not only make is a wonderful inverter, but also a safe investment. One such feature is a switch that allows you to remotely turn this unit or or off. This is useful in that it allows the unit to cease output of electrical current when the vehicle is not running. This will prevent the battery of your vehicle from being drained and possibly stranding you with your vehicle. Another safety feature found in the Xantrex Prowatt SW1000 is the protection from over voltage. With this protection, your inverter will not be damaged if the amount of voltage that is drawn into the unit is high or unstable. Finally, this power inverter includes a display that shows how much power is being drawn from the unit. This display will let you know if the device is drawing too much power and will also let you know that you should disconnect some of the devices connected to it for the protection of the unit.
Xantrex Prowatt SW1000 Specs
* 600W / 1000W / 2000W capacity
* 1200W / 2000W / 3000W surge capacity
* Built-in USB port and DC volt / Output power digital display
* Auto shutdown protection facility for temperature, voltage and load overages
* Dual GFCI Alternating Current points
* Input Range: 10.5v – 15.5v Direct Current
* Wave form type: true sine wave inverter
* Remote Control featuring ignition lockout
The Xantrex Prowatt SW1000 has an average online price of $250.00. At this price it would make a wonderful addition to the vehicle of anyone who is in need of extra power when traveling. All things considered, and bearing in mind that Xantrex is one of the biggest and most respected brands on the market, the Prowatt SW1000 gets two thumbs up.
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