[geeks] APC UPS question
gleblanc at linuxweasel.com
Thu Oct 20 12:30:25 CDT 2005
On Thu, 2005-10-20 at 10:36 -0500, Bill Bradford wrote:
> Went to CompUSA and picked up a Conext-brand 950KVA/540W UPS
> temporarily, then got home and found out that my old UPS was a
> 1KVA/950W. So, the new UPS can hold up all the network equipment and
> Amy's PC, but not my Mac as well. I've put a 350W APC UPS on the iMac
Err, no typos there, right? That's a huge difference in power factor
between those two UPS units. I wonder which one is more realistic...
Not real sure about the UPS being dead, but I'd be inclined to rip it
open and see if there is anything obviously smoked.
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