PODS V3 Outdoor Cabinets



  • 30 or 40 RU payload options to cater for typical power, battery and network equipment configurations.
  • Direct Fan Cooling (DFC), Heat Exchangers (HEX) or Air Conditioners provide cost-efficient environmental control that remains operative during mains failure.
  • Compatible with a wide range of Power-One power system platforms.
  • Single wall design for best cost.


PODS V3 single wall outdoor enclosure series combines efficient cooling options with cost-efficient design, providing reliable cabinet solutions that save capital cost as well as running cost.

The closed loop heat exchanger and direct fan cooling solutions for environmental control are operating independent of the power system controller, and ensures network integrity even in the most challenging conditions.

30 rack unit enclosure with HEX cooling and 3 rack unit Guardian power system

40 rack unit enclosure with DFC cooling and 5 rack unit Guardian power system

Mechanical Data


PODS V3 1500

PODS V3 2000

Dimensions HEX/ACU Cabinet

780 × 850 × 1560 mm (WxDxH)

780 × 850 × 2000 mm (WxDxH)

Dimensions DFC Cabinet

780 × 850 × 1620 mm (WxDxH)

780 × 850 × 2060 mm (WxDxH)


DC Power

Compatible with a range of Guardian and Aspiro power systems


DC and AC distribution options

Battery Capacity

Up to 720 Ah using 4 × 180 Ah strings (PODS V3 2000)

Environmental Control

PODS V3 1500

Direct Fan cooling, top lid mounted 55 W/K Heat Exchanger, ACU

PODS V3 2000

Direct Fan cooling, top lid mounted 200 W/K Heat Exchanger, ACU


Door Multi-lock door with vandal-free hinges
Top Lid Lockable top lid for additional point of access
Cable Entry Top sides or rear, or bottom cable entry solutions. Various glands available for different cable types
Mounting Pad mounted, installation via mounting ears on the top lid
Heater 400 W or 900 W
Service Light LED Light 48 V
Smoke Detector 48 V operated
Redundant Ventilation For ACU/HEX Cabinets

Equipment Mounting

Mounting Height (payload) 30 RU or 40 RU
Mounting Width 23”, with various 19” adaptor options
Depth 600 mm

Standards Compliance

Electrical Safety EN 60950
Ingress Protection IP55

NUCLEAR AND MEDICAL APPLICATIONS - Power-One products are not designed, intended for use in, or authorized for use as critical components in life support systems, equipment used in hazardous environments, or nuclear control systems without the express written consent of the respective divisional president of Power-One, Inc.

TECHNICAL REVISIONS - The appearance of products, including safety agency certifications pictured on labels, may change depending on the date manufactured. Specifications are subject to change without notice.