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    11.776 on 12v line? and other levels....

    Hey all!


    i just want to make sure i am with in a safe amount of power on my power supply ro if i need to throw in a second one in parallel.

    okay here goes

    the volatages on a file server right now are @

    12v - 11.776
    5v - 4.945 / 919
    3.3v -3.344
    VCore - 1.792 / 1.808

    The vcore is high as this is a 1.4ghz willy and they use 1.75 defualt voltage i beleive.


    i have in this system right now

    • 1 x 24x Plextor Burner
    • 3 x 120g WD 8mb
    • 2 x 200g WD 8mb
    • 3 x 80mm fans
    • Asus IPanel
    • 1 x PCI IDE Card
    • Radeon 7500 64mb
    • Themraletake spakr 7+ for intel fan on max speed
    • 512 pc2100


    i am using a Vantec 530w power supply. - am i in the safe?




    pictures u ask - here u go (i know wires are a mess but when u got that many running hard to make them neat - got to pic up 2 mroe rounded ide cable for the IDE card drives.



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    First thing to do is disregard the software measurements and break out a multimeter to test the "real" voltages. If your system is stable I wouldn't worry about it, but its up to you.

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    kew - it was stable but i just added the 2nd 200g today - will have to pic up a multimeter

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