[time-nuts] PicoPSU power supplies
John Ackermann N8UR
jra at febo.com
Sat Feb 4 20:07:36 UTC 2012
Thanks for that info, Poul-Henning. If I hadn't already bought several
of the standard supplies, the wide-range ones sound like the perfect
option. I didn't dig deeply enough when I ordered the systems (and
didn't discover the problem until now because they seemed fine on my
13.8V supply; it just took the extra battery voltage to put them over
Poul-Henning Kamp said the following on 02/04/2012 03:02 PM:
> In message<4F2D8B77.6040204 at febo.com>, John Ackermann N8UR writes:
>> The important message first: the little "PicoPSU" switching power
>> supplies that plug directly into an ATX socket say they are for 12V
>> input. It turns out that they mean it
> That depends on the model of PicoPSU.
> Some of them are strictly 12V, they just connect the input to the
> 12V rail. Others have car and truck compatible input ranges.
> I belive they use the color of the ATC connector to indicate
> the input range.
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