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Subject: Re: Crash
From: Johan Vromans (
Date: 2003-04-07

"Michael O'Quinn" <> writes:

> But it's apparently enough. If the Archos electronics plus spinning and
> active HD consume, say, 700 ma, then with a huge copy operation eventually
> the batteries will run down with the Archos charger, but not with the RS
> charger.

I have another power supply that can produce up to 2000mA. I'll give it a
try and see how much current it actually draws.

> When I upgraded my HD to 60 gig, I decided that instead of an upgraded
> wall-wart I would better spend my money on a 2.5 to 3.5 inch HD adapter.
> This enabled me to install the HD into a computer for The Big Copy
> Operation, and I never had to worry about the power issues.

That might be a good idea. How much time does assembly/disabbly take?

-- Johan

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