APC Replacement Battery Cartridge #21 RBC-21

Mfg. Part: RBC21 | CDW Part: 271117 | UNSPSC: 26111710
$65.99Advertised Price

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  • Internal Replacement Battery Cartridge #21 for APC BF500
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • Internal Replacement Battery Cartridge #21 for APC BF500
Over time UPS batteries wear out; this leads to a loss of power capacity and runtime. Over time UPS batteries wear out. This leads to a loss of power capacity and runtime. Here are four reasons why you should only use genuine APC RBCs in your APC UPS:

Use of a non-APC battery will void APC's Equipment Protection Policy

APC recycles used batteries and almost 100% of the battery lead content is reused, protecting the environment. With each purchase of a genuine APC replacement battery, you get free freight back to APC for proper disposal of your old batteries (currently available in USA only.)

APC provides a 1-year warranty on each Replacement Battery Cartridge.

APC supplies the appropriate instructions for your UPS, along with any needed wires and connectors. All connections are made with high current gas-tight crimps for high reliability.
Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Enclosure Type: Plug-in module
Lead Acid Battery Features: Spill proof
Technology: Lead acid

Interface Provided
Type: None

Support Details Service Included: Repair or replace
Support Details Full Contract Period: 1 year
Support Details Type: Limited warranty

Brand: APC
Compatibility: PC
Manufacturer: APC
Model: #21
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: APC Replacement Battery Cartridge

Color: Black
Color Category: Black

Slot Provided
Type: None

Slot Required
Type: None

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight
Depth: 5.5 in
Height: 1.9 in
Weight: 4.2 lbs
Width: 4 in

Service & Support
Type: 1 year warranty

Product Type: UPS battery
Subcategory: Batteries (UPS battery replacements)

Miscellaneous (CDW)
Compatible With:
APC Back-UPS Office 500VA

Product Reviews
Rated 3 out of 5 by 4reviewers.
Rated 1 out of 5 by Short life for service rendered The replacement battery only lasted s couple of years and is awfully expensive for what was not more than a total of about 180 seconds of providing backup power during that period. Battery technology can be MUCH better than that. June 30, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by Works This battery works as advertised. The one it replaced never quite did. The method of getting it and returning the old battery for recycling was straightforward. July 30, 2011
Rated 5 out of 5 by Works great Battery came with easy installation instructions. Battery change was easy. Swapped batteries and had it reconnected within 10 minutes. September 17, 2010
Rated 1 out of 5 by Battery Bad in the Box? Installed replacement battery in my APC Back-UPS 500 VA, but immediately a warning tone was heard along with "replace battery" light. Tone and light don't go out until you physically detach battery from leads inside the unit. Have requested guidance from customer service; will advise further once I hear anything from them. July 17, 2010
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