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Subject: Re: Dammit the guy sold me a Jukebox v2...
From: Fred Maxwell (rockbox_at_anti-spam.org)
Date: 2004-09-09


Stuart Tedford wrote:

>>>The adaptor dosen't "push", rather the JB "pulls" the
>>
>>current it requires,
>>
>>>so the adaptor just needs to supply at least the current
>>
>>the JB requires, so
>>
>>>over-rating the supply current is OK, far better than under-rating.
>>
>>I'm sorry to have to tell you that you are incorrect. I've been over
>>this countless times, before, so I'll just cut and paste from
>>a previous
>>post:
>>
>
> No, I am correct, because these are regulated power supplies he's looking
> at. But it is important to note that my original statement does not apply
> to unregulated power supplies, which I think is what you were doing.

You are correct, I stand corrected, and I apologize for not reading more
carefully. I had not realized that the supply being discussed was a
regulated supply. I'm used to the wall-wart substitutions being
suggested for the V1 boxes and stupidly assumed that was what was being
discussed.

Regards,
   Fred Maxwell

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