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APC - Back-UPS Pro 1100VA Battery Back-Up System - Black-Front_Standard
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    • Best answerThank you for your inquiry. This unit can be muted so you wouldn't have a beeping noise while it was on battery. Unfortunately you would not get that much runtime from this unit. Likely the power draw would be around 100 watts which would give you around 50 minutes of runtime from the unit. If the load is less then you will get more runtime from the unit. To get that much runtime from our UPSs you may want to look into our SmartUPS Extended run unit which can have additional battery packs connected to them. Please do not hesitate to reach out an APCbySchneider sales team if you need further assistance in choosing an UPS. We offer email and chat services through our support site and you may also contact us directly at 800-800-4272.

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  • Q: Can u run a sump pump off the battery pack  (5 Answers)

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    • Best answerGenerally, smaller UPS units are not a good fit for that type of load. And, you want to make sure that you get a UPS that does a true sine wave output since the approximated sine wave output of this UPS would not work well with many non-computer loads. APC states: One potential issue is the inrush current draw for a motor. It can easily overload a Back-UPS UPS model. Secondly, these models of UPSs output a stepped approximated sine wave when on battery. This waveshape, while ideal for computer type equipment, is not particularly compatible with most motor loads. The result may be that motors run very slowly, erratically, or not at all when the UPS is on battery. My general rule is that you want to get a UPS with the right type of output and generally at least 2X the running load of the motor to be safe. One sump pump that I just looked at was 120V with a 9.7A running draw, which is 1,164W, so I would say at least 2500VA so that it can handle the startup load. And a 3000VA UPS will only give you 15 minutes with a 1200W load on it. Extra battery units would give you around 30 minutes more each. You can see more on the approximate running times in this APC chart: https://www.apcguard.com/Runtime-Chart-for-Smart-UPS-XL.asp

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  • Q: Can I use this as a power outage backup for my bipap machine for 8 hours?  (3 Answers)

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    • AYes , it should last at least 10 hrs as long as it’s the only thing plugged in to it

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  • Q: How many outlets does it have?  (6 Answers)

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    • A8

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