Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU)

The Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU) provides reliable data center power distribution for both raised and non-raised floor applications. To deliver effective power management and monitoring, the Eaton PDU incorporates the Eaton Energy Management System, optimizing both utilization and availability down to the branch circuit level. The optional Power Xpert Gateway PDP Card provides web-enabled, real-time monitoring for power quality status and fast response to power-related events.

Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU) – Technical Specifications

Product Snapshot
Electrical Ratings from 50 - 500kVA
Input: 208/380/400/415/480/600V, 3 phase (single and dual input)
Output: 208V, 3 phase
Frequency: 60 Hz
Distribution 225A or 400A column panelboards and subfeeds up to 800A
Main cabinet (front/rear access PDU only): 2 panelboards and/or subfeeds
Sidecar: 2 panelboards per cabinet
Up to 252 pole positions
Factory installed breakers
Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU)
Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU) Specifications

Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU) – Features

  • Offers a scalable architecture and space-saving design
  • Includes comprehensive monitoring and alarming with Eaton’s Energy Management System (EMS) and Power Xpert Software
  • Provides unparalleled ease of use through front-access only design, top and bottom cable access, and spacious wire-ways
  • Equipped with shunt trip for added safety
  • Integrates with Eaton data center solutions

Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU) – Documentation

Product & service catalog (overview)
English (US)
7789 kB
Front/Rear Access PDU Data Sheet
613 kB
What's inside the PDU
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712 kB
Front Access PDU data sheet
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326 kB
Eaton Energy Management System
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195 kB
Eaton Power Distribution Communications: The Power Inside the Box
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2062 kB
Eaton UL Listed Power Distribution Cables
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246 kB
Eaton Three-Phase Power Distribution Unit (PDU) 400-500 kVA Installation and Operation Manual
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7595 kB
Eaton Three-Phase Power Distribution Unit (PDU) (300 kVA) Installation and Operation Manual
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14988 kB
Eaton Three-Phase Power Distribution Unit (PDU) (150 kVA) Installation and Operation Manual
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12296 kB
Eaton 150 kVA Three-Phase Power Distribution Unit (PDU) Floor Mounting Bracket Installation Instructions
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471 kB
Eaton 300 kVA Three-Phase Power Distribution Unit (PDU) Floor Mounting Bracket Installation Instructions
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533 kB
Powerware EMS 3 Interface User's Guide
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450 kB
Three-Phase PDU and STS Warranty
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24 kB
English (US)
39 kB
Refreshed PDU and RPP Now Available
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75 kB
Carousel Industries - Three-phase PDU and 9390
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167 kB
Eaton PDU technical specifications update
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77 kB
PDU-RPP Detailed Weights and Dimensions
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83 kB
PDU Visio Stencils
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544 kB

Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU) – Options

Power Distribution
Option Part Number
Eaton’s Energy Management System (EMS)
A practical, affordable solution for precision power management, the Energy Management System (EMS) allows users to more effectively balance loads, prevent overload conditions, plan for future capacity needs and, where applicable, allocate energy cost among internal departments. The Eaton EMS Upgrade Kit is available to extend these branch circuit monitoring capabilities to existing equipment, regardless of manufacturer. Utilize the EMS upgrade kit to streamline and unify the management of any diverse, multi-vendor power distribution systems.
Power Management Connectivity
Option Part Number
Power Xpert Gateway PDP card
The Power Xpert Gateway PDP cards allow you to keep an eye on your power distribution equipment, possibly avoiding costly events. You can access data through standard on-board web pages, Power Xpert Software or third-party software. In addition to viewing panel, sub-feed breaker and branch circuit breaker names and settings, you can edit these parameters.
Power Management Software
Part Number
Power Xpert Software
Power Xpert Software aggregates the information arriving from different types of device families via various communication methods. Its unique Web-based design, alarm bubble-up and advanced trend, waveform analysis tools help you quickly turn your attention to the most important events and identify reliability issues and cost-saving opportunities.

Eaton Power Distribution Unit (PDU) – Support

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