[rescue] Dead SS20

Mike Nicewonger rescue at sunhelp.org
Wed Jun 6 14:14:39 CDT 2001

The SS5 and 20 both suffer from a poor design in their power supply. If
dropped hard the PCB in the unit will fracture and a V shaped chunk will
fall off the board killing it.

I have seen this more than a few times now.

Mike N
----- Original Message -----
From: "Adam Skaffloth" <adam.sk at groovy.ffloth.com>
To: <rescue at sunhelp.org>
Sent: Wednesday, June 06, 2001 11:46 AM
Subject: [rescue] Dead SS20

> Hi Group !
> I gave an SS20 to a collegue of mine, he wanted to learn more about SUN
> Solaris.
> I made a Solaris 6 install and it worked perfectly, sent it to him.
> When arrived it seems it doesn't get any power at all.
> The fans or lights are dead.
> Any ideas ?
> Adam Skaffloth
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