PRODUCTS & S ER V ICES
USB and wall outlet power points are vitally important
OCTOBER 2019 091
rom accessing charts and
up-to-date weather data
to downloading passenger
information, pilots and crew members
are turning to tablets, electronic flight
bags (EFBs), point-of-service card
readers and other electronic devices,
more than ever. The increase in
technology, plus the traditional need
to power galley equipment, has pilots
and crew members in need of reliable
USB and wall outlet power.
True Blue Power has
developed inverters, voltage
converters, AC outlets and
USB charging ports to
meet this requirement.
They provide power to
the crew and passengers,
productivity in the air. The
products are designed to be
compact and highly efficient.
They are TSO/ETSO certified and typically
installed as a minor alteration.
WALL OUTLET POWER
True Blue Power offers several products
for wall outlet power. One of these is the
TI250, which delivers 250W of AC power
from the aircraft’s 28VDC input. The
250W inverter is suitable for powering
AC outlets located in the cockpit and
cabin. Engineered to run cooler and
featuring a fan-less design, the TI250
is designed to be highly efficient, saving
energy and offering a weight reduction.
Another solution is the TI2000
inverter, which provides 2,000W of wall
outlet power for cabin and galley
equipment, including PEDs, microwave
ovens and coffee makers.
“The TI2000 inverter is smaller, lighter
and more efficient than competing
products,” comments Erik Ritzman,
director of True Blue Power.
to maintain productivity in flight
POWER TO THE PEOPLE
aircraft interior design – a variety of
faceplates, adapter plates and mounting
options are available.
True Blue Power also offers the TA102
USB charging port, a sealed unit designed
to offer water-resistant protection
against spills and surface cleaners.
“True Blue Power products are
engineered to be highly efficient, smaller
and lighter than competing units, while
delivering more power and reliability,”
says Ritzman. “Our products combine
proven technology with superior quality,
ingenuity and decades of experience.”
All the products mentioned above
are TSO/ETSO certified and RTCA
The company’s DC power solutions
include the TC280, which delivers 280W
of energy; enough to power nine dualport
USB chargers or landing lights.
The product weighs 2lb (1kg).
Meanwhile, the TC2000 solution
delivers 2,000W of DC power for IFE
systems, interior and exterior lighting,
and in-seat USB power. This voltage
converter is designed to be lightweight
and easy to install.
USB CHARGING PORTS
True Blue Power also offers USB charging
ports. These include the TA202 model,
which is designed to power current and
next-generation devices. With the option
of single and dual, USB Type-A and
Type-C configurations, each unit delivers
3.0A per port. The TA202 model has a
limited lifetime warranty. All units can
be customised to complement the
LEFT: THE TI2000 INVERTER
BELOW: THE TI250 INVERTER
BELOW LEFT: TRUE BLUE POWER’S
TA202 USB CHARGING PORT
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