Controller specifications and requirements
This section discusses specifications for system outlets and the
required wall outlet configurations for the USA/Canada and
NOTE: All power outlets must be dedicated to this equipment.
When determining the electrical connections for your printing
system, make sure that:
Each power cord has a separate circuit
The printer power cord configurations match your receptacle
Your electrical outlets are within the required specifications.
50 Hz systems: Ensure that power connections are per local
The following figure shows a 60 Hz American and Canadian wall
outlet in which to plug the printer controller.
Figure 5-1. 60 Hz wall outlet
1. AC Neutral
2. AC Hot (ACH)
3. Earth Ground (GND)
The required American and Canadian wall outlet voltage is 100
to 120 VAC between AC hot and neutral, and between AC hot
and GND. The voltage is less than three VAC between GND and
Refer to the 60 Hz and 50 Hz controller electrical requirements
tables earlier in this chapter for a description of the power
specifications for the controller.
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