The Brain Desktop Data and Power Hub

The Smartest Solution for Easy Desktop Connections


What's special about this power hub?

  • Allows you to connect power, telephone and network connections, and USB devices all in one desktop location.
  • Includes surge protection to keep your connected electronic devices safe from surges.
  • Equipped with a built-in circuit breaker to avoid overloads.
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The Brain smart grommet puts all of your connectivity options within your reach, including; power, telephone and Ethernet jacks, and USB connections. This power data hub with surge protection and built-in circuit breaker is ideal for use in home and office environments.

Part # Description Hole Size Dimension Weight Price
HC-500030 The Brain Smart Grommet 2-3/8" to 2-3/4" (60mm to 70mm) dia 4-11/16" Diameter x 2-3/16" H (above table) & 2-1/2" D (below table) 2 lbs
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  • Illuminated power switch to indicate that power is being received.
  • On/off switch so you only consume power when in use.
  • Desktop installation avoids having to crawl under your desk to connect devices to your computer.
  • Comes with shielded data ports to reduce EMI/RFI and line noise.
  • Includes several connection options including:
    1. (4) USB 2.0 ports
    2. (2) Electric outlets
    3. (1) Shielded Ethernet/RJ45 connection
    4. (1) Shielded Phone/RJ11 connection
  • Quick and easy installation, simply use a hole cutter to cut a 2-3/8" to 2-3/4" (60mm to 70mm) diameter hole, or use a pre-existing hole, and insert the hub.
  • Equipped with tabs on the bottom of the grommet to ensure a snug fit and installation.
  • Works with AC 110 to 240 V for a use with various voltage types.
  • Fully supported by Windows and Mac
  • 1-year manufacturer's warranty

    Ideal for use with:

  • Ethernet connections
  • Computers
  • Laptops
  • Scanners
  • Printers
  • External Hard Drives
  • Gaming devices
  • MP3 players
  • Digital cameras
  • PDA's

  • (2) Electronic Outlets
  • (4) USB 2.0 Ports
  • Ethernet Connection
  • Overall Diameter 4-11/16"
    Height Above Table: 2-3/16"
    Below Table: 2-1/2"
    Weight 2.0 lbs
    USB (4) USB 2.0 ports
    Ethernet Connection Yes
    Phone Connection Yes
    Power Cord 6 ft
    Power Outlets (2) 10Amp, 900 Joules
    Surge Protection
    15Amp (100%) no response
    25Amp (166.7% overload) less than one hour
    30Amp (200% overload) 3.5 to 105 S
    37.5Amp (250% overload) 2 to 91 S
    45Amp (300% overload) 0.9 to 45 S
    Supported Systems Vista, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows XP, Mac OS X
    Voltage 110 to 240 Volts
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    Questions & Answers


    USB - Are the USB ports for charging devices or connecting to an attached computer for devices?

    Asked by Anonymous user on 01.29 PM Friday, 08 August, 2014

    • - Thank you for your question. The USB connection on the bottom of the unit will connect you to a receiving computer.

      Fernando M. on 01.46 PM Friday, 08 August, 2014

    Can these be made for universal plug sockets?

    Asked by Anonymous user on 08.35 AM Saturday, 26 November, 2016

    • - Thank you for for your question. Unfortunately this item cannot however, we do have other desk units that can be customized to meet your needs. Please give us a call at 866-222-0030 to discuss!

      Anonymous user on 03.28 PM Friday, 27 January, 2017

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