[Soekris] Radio Shack "K" Modular Connector

Brian A. Seklecki lavalamp at spiritual-machines.org
Sun Oct 12 02:15:09 UTC 2008


Yea -- I wasn't sure if there was an industry standard for DC power 
connector form factors.

JameCo.com is probably the definative source (the website doesn't do it 
service -- you have to get the printed catalog)


On Sat, 11 Oct 2008, Darrick Hartman wrote:

> Brian,
> I do use the PCI slot in most cases and use the following power supply with 
> good success:
> http://www.logicsupply.com/products/pw_ac_60w
> There are many places that sell similar external blocks like that in that 
> same price range.  Rat Shack can be helpful in a pinch, but definitely over 
> priced.
> Darrick
> Brian A. Seklecki wrote:
>> All:
>> Also, if you forget to order a power supply and don't feel like waiting, 
>> the "K" size modular connector from Radio Shack modular DC power transforms 
>> seems to work.
>> They max at 1.5amp/1500mA, but w/o minipci, USB, sata, it doesn't seem to 
>> draw the full 3 AMPs
>> Just be prepared to grab your ankles on the price.  Not sure how that place 
>> stays in business.

 	-lava (Brian A. Seklecki - Pittsburgh, PA, USA)

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