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DC-to-AC Inverter

The TI500 DC-to-AC inverter produces 115 volts at 60 Hz for 500 watts of “wall outlet” power from an aircraft’s 28 VDC input. Lighter and 30% smaller than competing inverters, the TI500 has the same connector and footprint of legacy designs, plus overload and short-circuit protection up to 150% of the rated load. View all Inverters Buy Now


  • Supplies 500 watts of power to multiple cabin accessories, such as laptops, cell phones and MP3 players
  • Lightweight — 3.9 lbs
  • 85 – 90% efficiency
  • Input transient, overload and short-circuit protection — up to 150% of rated load without damage
  • Remote On/Off
  • Designed and built in Wichita, Kansas, USA
  • Two-year limited warranty
  • FAA TSO certified


Model Number TI500
Part Number MD50
Input Voltage 20 – 36 VDC
Input Current 20A at 28 VDC input
Output Voltage 115 VAC ± 3%
Output Power 500 VA
Output Frequency 60 Hz ± 0.1%
Output Waveform Single phase, true sine wave, < 3% total harmonic distortion
Weight 3.9 lbs
Altitude 55,000 ft
Humidity Tested to greater than 95% for 10 days, temperature cycle of 75°F to 160°F
Temperature –65°F to +160°F (-55°C to +71°C)
Integral Cooling Dual, electronically-controlled brushless fans
Mating Connector MS3106A-18-9S (MCI P/N 9016905-1,-2)
Case Anodized aluminum extrusion, blue
Certification FAA TSO-C73 certified
RTCA DO-160F qualified


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Installation Manual
IM 9017039

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