[oclug] looking for a 300W or more power supply
rjordan at numb.ca
Mon Apr 19 17:13:10 EDT 2004
It would seem Stephen Gregory, on Mon, Apr 19, 2004 at 04:35:52PM -0400, wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Apr 2004 01:01:38 -0400
> Piotr R.Sidorowicz <prsidoro at mavericsolutions.ca> wrote:
> > I have seen some at Computer Recyclers recently.
> I would not buy a used power supply from anyone. Bad power supplies
> cause intermittent and hard to diagnose problems. Spend some more money
> and buy something with overcurrent or overvoltage protection. I prefer
> Antec. An Antec "solution series" 300w (SL300S) costs $55.
This is a good point. I would be immediately suspect of anyone selling a used
power supply, unless I knew them personally. Power Supplies are too often what
people go cheap on.
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