[plug] Power Transformer??

russ powers rpowersau at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 26 17:33:34 WST 2004

If the hub needs 5 amps, only having half an amp is probably what's going to be
the problem. 

--- Senectus - <senectuskal at hotmail.com> wrote: 
> Hey guys, the  16 port HUB that I'll be donating to PLUG didn't have a power 
> transformer (cuortesy of my chihuahua) so I went out and bought a multi 
> pourpose transformer thinking that it should work fine with this HUB..
> Stupidly I didn't check what the requirements were for the HUB and it looks 
> like the trasnformer I bought will be of no use..
> The HUB needs "5vdc 5.0A" and the tranformer will do (among much higher or 
> lower settings) either "4.5vdc or 6vdc" and 500mA...
> My question is, does anyone know if it really matters that much if its .5vdc 
> lower that required or 1vdc higher???
> Senectus
> “I don’t think Bastard goes anywhere near to describing the unmitigated scum 
> sucking, bottom feeding toerag that is me. But hey – who knew shit could be 
> worth so much
”  - Simon Travaglia BOFH (Could have easily been Darl McBride 
> that said it though)
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