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My old Dell can run on fumes

 
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 31, 2009 9:48 am    Post subject: My old Dell can run on fumes Reply with quote

Wow, this is crazy. The battery is basically dead in my old Dell 600m, so I've mostly been running it off AC. I took the battery out and forgot to put it back in. Then by mistake I unplugged it from the wall. Guess what? The thing still runs for a good two or three minutes without any power source. You can even put it in sleep for longer. I've never seen anything like this in my life. I guess the motherboard is holding power in the capacitors or something. Shocked
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 31, 2009 2:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

yes that is your caps. with some stereo amps that have big caps 3 to 5 mins before the music stops. see this amp on ebay it runs 5 mins. look at the photos has a ton of excess storage for power bursts. the third and fourth photos show the power caps. its my amp I am not plugging the amp.


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