[rescue] x86 power question
Wesley W. Will
wwill at siu.edu
Mon Nov 13 12:02:17 CST 2006
Nick B. wrote:
> I have seen low voltage, or even worse flakey voltage fry just about every
> component inside a PC, mem, disk, CPU, everything. It's my personal bogeyman.
> On the note about 1kw power supplies, if you want a real serious power supply,
> PC Power and Cooling is one of the top vendors. They decided to be silly.
> They came out with a 1KW power supply, rated to deliver 1KW at 50C.
Silly they might have been, but I personally could have used that size
PS, in a server machine with a lot (seven) of large and very old scsi
disks. Dual CPU motherboard as well, three NICs on the PCI bus and an
on-mo-bo NIC as well, plus a RAID card, older video (some older matrox
And I agree, PCPower is a good company, good odds and ends too, cables
and adapters and the like.
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