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PSU failure images

Post by exxos » Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:28 am

Submit your Atari PSU blow up images here :)

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Re: PSU failure images

Post by exxos » Fri Nov 24, 2017 1:44 pm

Another blown cap - image from Andy Bailey.

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Re: PSU failure images

Post by tzok » Wed Sep 12, 2018 10:09 pm

The latter one is tricky to spot, as they have a dome-shaped plastic cover on top, so you never know if it's the capacitor "ready to explode" or just the cap looks like this.

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