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Old February 21, 2013, 09:34 AM
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Originally Posted by Squeetard View Post
Not mentioned yet is the very real possibility that it was the video card that pooched and took the PSU with it. A PSU failure does not usually send a surge down the line. But a GPU failure and cause a high draw from the PSU.
Yeah but a properly functioning PSU Squee will have a OCP circut that will shut down the PSU in the event that the Unit is being asked to draw beyond what the rails require.

So, regardless of if a Accidential High Draw happened on either end, the protection circuit failed.


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