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Overload Tests

Below you can see the maximum we could pull from this unit. If we increased one amp at any given output the unit would shut down, showing that one of its protections entered in action, which is great.

Input Overload Test
+12VA 15 A (180 W)
+12VB 14 A (168 W)
+5V 8 A (40 W)
+3.3 V 8 A (26.4 W)
+5VSB 2 A (10 W)
-12 V 0.5 A (6 W)
Total 419.4 W
% Max Load 104.9%
Room Temp. 42.4° C
PSU Temp. 44.6° C
AC Power 571.0 W
Efficiency 73.5%
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