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Brandon
12-07-2007, 07:25 AM
Anybody used this?

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/4081/psu-208/FrozenCPU_ATX_20_Ultimate_LCD_Power_Supply_Tester_ 2024_pin_ATX_SATA_P4_Xeon_PCI-E_Floppy_4_pin.htm

Is it worth to have one of these? I seen it in a MaximumPC magazine and am thinking of buying one for my toolkit.l

Simmy
12-07-2007, 09:18 AM
I've got 2 similar devices but without the funky looking LCD (Mine just uses green LEDs to indicate the correct voltage). They've been very handy so I would certainly recommend them.

I would definitely buy the LCD one though purely because it looks sweet! :D

dcstek
12-07-2007, 05:14 PM
Yes I use the type with the LED's but they don't tell voltage, just that there is voltage not how much. I usually end up using the old volt meter to be sure. The one by frozen CPU shows low voltage... I may give that one a try. Thanks

GraemeP
12-09-2007, 10:58 AM
I jump the green wire to negative (black wire) and use a multi meter. Having something to just plug in and pass or fail would be OK, better if it tells you the volts of each rail.

NWPhotog
12-10-2007, 04:24 PM
Anybody used this?

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/4081/psu-208/FrozenCPU_ATX_20_Ultimate_LCD_Power_Supply_Tester_ 2024_pin_ATX_SATA_P4_Xeon_PCI-E_Floppy_4_pin.htm

Is it worth to have one of these? I seen it in a MaximumPC magazine and am thinking of buying one for my toolkit.l

It is available under several brands. Newegg carries 2 of them. Works good and not very expensive. Definitely worth it if you are seriously into computer repair although having a spare PS to swap out is almost as effective. (Yes I have one because it looks cool and I love neat tools!) :)