UK designed and manufactured
Robust aluminium extruded enclosure
Wide range of mounting options
Optional TUF A+C 5A
POD has been designed to offer full desk top power data and AV connectivity in a compact yet robust aluminium extrusion based enclosure, ideal for both office and educational applications.
POD is configurable in lengths from 110mm to 3meters, with UK and international power sockets, our class leading OE TUFA+C5A:Twin USB Fast charger, and a wide range of Data and AV connectivity options. Used in conjunction with underdesk units such as PowerBar, POD provides an excellent value BS6396 compliant solution for power and data connectivity at the workstation.
POD is supplied as standard with a silver anodised aluminium body and moulded black socket fascias and end caps, with other colour options to special order. POD is supplied as standard with a desk edge clamp bracket but can also be ordered with a wide range of alternative mounting solutions.
POD apertures may be configured with the following AC power options from the OE modular range, our class leading OE TUFA+C5A:Twin USB Fast charger and one or more Cat5e, Cat6, Cat6A data, USB, HDMI, VGA and sound connections.
Power: UK, European and International power socket options, and/or OE TUFA+C5A:Twin USB Fast charger
Data : Cat5e, cat6 Cat6a or Cat7 data connection options, with colour coded port identification.
USB: USB2.0 or USB 3.0 type A for PC connection. For USB charging specify the OE TUFA+C5A:Twin USB Fast charger
AV: VGA, HDMI, DVI-D and Display Port AV connection options
Earthed aluminium extruded chassis in lengths from 110mm to 3meters
Fire retardant moulded socket and data/AV fascias, and end caps
OE anti-flex system of interlocking socket fascias guarantees unit integrity regardless of length
An internal 2000V protective membrane gives additional insulation/protection and internal segregation is provided between Power and Data/AV components
Main body – natural anodised extrusion
Endcaps – black
Socket fascia – black
Cable – black
POD can also be ordered with satin black RAL7021 powder coated extrusion.
Discreet ‘easy-connect’ earth terminal in endcap of unit as standard via female push-on
To enable compliance to BS6396 UK sockets are fitted with 5 x 20mm anti-surge ceramic fuses, with colour-coded fuse clips to denote the rating (3.15A/5A)
Power cord options:
POD may be hardwired to:
– mains AC plug,
– Male Wieland GST18 connector for “soft wiring” e.g. connection to an under desk power modules or direct to a floor socket via a starter cable.
POD is supplied as standard with a single screw clamp type desk edge bracket for 5-35mm desk tops. Other fixing options include “slimline” clamp brackets for desk tops up to 26mm and “extended” for up to 55mm thick, plus bespoke tool/equipment rail brackets.
Quality and Testing:
All POD units units are manufactured using ISO9001 quality controlled components and practices and are 100% tested before dispatch.
- Visual: Configuration and appearance.
- Power sockets: Continuity, polarity, insulation & earth
- USB charger: Output voltage and resistance
- Data & AV: All sockets continuity tested with batch performance testing.
“We test every pin on every connection in every socket”
All units built with UK and European socket types are CE marked by OE Electrics as complying with:
- Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive 2014/30/EU
- Low Voltage Equipment Directive 2014/35/EU
- RoHS2 Directive 2011/65/EU
AC power socket: The fitted sockets will be certified to the appropriate national/international standard eg: BS1363/5733, IEC60884-1, CCC, AS/NZS3112.
OE TUF5A: Independently certified to IEC60950-1/UL60950-1.
Cable, connectors & mains plug: Independently certified to the appropriate national/international standard.
Standard unit sizes
These represent our standard lengths of POD. However, other lengths can be manufactured on requested where client requirements dictate.
Please do not hesitate to contact the sales team for more information. We are always pleased to help.
- CB Clamp Bracket 13 – 40mm
- ECB Clamp Bracket (Extended) 25-55mm
- LCB Clamp Bracket (Long-Reach) 13-40mm
- SCB Clamp Bracket (Slim-Line) 5-22mm
- FBT Stick down fixing
- TRB Tool rail fixing*
- DIN Din Rail fixing+
*Please call to confirm screen/toolrail compatibility
+Din Rail fixing must be specified when ordered