[UCI-Linux] how to test PC power supplies?
STROMBRG at uci.edu
Mon Jun 13 11:49:07 PDT 2005
One way is to go to Fry's, buy a powersupply, try it and see if it
If it works, keep it.
If it doesn't, Fry's has a return policy that works well for people who
just wanted to test some equipment. It's a less good policy for people
who want to pull something from the shelf and expect that it works well
On Mon, 2005-06-13 at 09:51 -0700, Harry Mangalam wrote:
> I have a suspect server power supply.
> Is there a std way to test PC power supplies? Does anyone have a scope that
> they'd be willing to lend (or let me attach a PS to) or is there a hand-held
> device that can test the voltage over a fairly long time period? CAn you get
> an accurate enough idea from watching a voltmeter for several minutes?
> How do do the NACS and/or PC support people test suspect PS's? Or do you just
> replace them if at all suspect?
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