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Forum: Power Supplies 08-20-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Vegan
that is a very good question and AFAIK a small...

that is a very good question and AFAIK a small 1500 ohm 5W resistor should be enough to keep capacitors happy etc on the 12V line

with 1500 ohms, the current load will minimal at around 80 mA give...
Forum: Power Supplies 08-20-2018, 12:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By Vegan
I would recommend the AX1500i which can handle...

I would recommend the AX1500i which can handle overclocking as well as having enough tentacles for 3-way etc
Forum: Power Supplies 08-18-2018, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 557
Posted By Vegan
That motherboard is not suitable for the power...

That motherboard is not suitable for the power load of that CPU.

Either get a new AM4 setup or find a motherboard that has enough power for the FX 9590 which is a serious power pig.

You...
Forum: Power Supplies 05-21-2018, 12:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By Vegan
check the cable compatibility above the topics...

check the cable compatibility above the topics for a guide
Forum: Cases 04-24-2018, 10:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 629
Posted By Vegan
epoxy could probably fix the broken parts but it...

epoxy could probably fix the broken parts but it takes a good 24 hours to cure properly

adding a small piece of plastic as a backing would go far to strengthening it too
Forum: Power Supplies 04-23-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,146
Posted By Vegan
lucky me to have my trusty old tx850v2 which has...

lucky me to have my trusty old tx850v2 which has never let me down
Forum: Gaming Enthusiasts Area 04-12-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,581
Posted By Vegan
The Z77 is kinda old but respectable, moving into...

The Z77 is kinda old but respectable, moving into the more recent Z370 is much more powerful

http://www.hardcoregames.biz/intel-z370-motherboards/
Forum: Power Supplies 04-12-2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 457
Posted By Vegan
I suspect it may be RF interference which is...

I suspect it may be RF interference which is known with USB 3 to be an issue

USB 3 cables should be shielded to reduce leakage
Forum: Power Supplies 04-07-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 534
Posted By Vegan
Time for a new PSU, the 12V is definitely below...

Time for a new PSU, the 12V is definitely below spec

new models are much more efficient so they will pay for themselves with power cost
Forum: Power Supplies 03-13-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 622
Posted By Vegan
what does the BIOS have to say about the voltages?

what does the BIOS have to say about the voltages?
Forum: Power Supplies 02-20-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,792
Posted By Vegan
my old tx850v2 is single rail and it has never...

my old tx850v2 is single rail and it has never been a problem
Forum: Power Supplies 02-20-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 482
Posted By Vegan
could be a piece of plastic from a cutter got...

could be a piece of plastic from a cutter got into the fan instead of the floor

probably a rare event but since you have it removed and the noise is gone you should be good
Forum: Power Supplies 12-01-2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,004
Posted By Vegan
I suggest the AX1500i to handle power pig video...

I suggest the AX1500i to handle power pig video cards in SLI to be safe
Forum: Power Supplies 12-01-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,212
Posted By Vegan
if the 860i is not handling it, go get the...

if the 860i is not handling it, go get the AX1500i which has more than enough current to handle even the most extreme overclocking
Forum: Gaming Enthusiasts Area 11-09-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,017
Posted By Vegan
video editing does not need much memory, vast...

video editing does not need much memory, vast amounts of storage are needed which makes the case for 10TB hard disks and maybe a 2TB SSD for the system
Forum: Power Supplies 10-28-2017, 04:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,004
Posted By Vegan
could be the your PSU has seen better days. New...

could be the your PSU has seen better days. New ones are much more efficient.

might be an idea for gaming to jump to a bigger capacity PSU for more headroom for boost on the CPU and GPU.

I have...
Forum: Power Supplies 10-28-2017, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 963
Posted By Vegan
Given your PSU is roadkill, a new model will be...

Given your PSU is roadkill, a new model will be more efficient and save money over time
Forum: Power Supplies 10-12-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 620
Posted By Vegan
time for a new PSU, usually when a capacitor pops...

time for a new PSU, usually when a capacitor pops there is a lot of collateral damage

the new models of PSU are 80 PLUS gold or better and will pay themselves in power savings rather quickly
Forum: Power Supplies 10-12-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 617
Posted By Vegan
you can leave the 2x12 unconnected and only use...

you can leave the 2x12 unconnected and only use the PCI Express cables for more extreme setups
Forum: Power Supplies 10-05-2017, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,752
Posted By Vegan
I have seen quite a few comments over the link...

I have seen quite a few comments over the link mia

not sure but could be the recent windows update did something?

might be an idea to have a spare 1500W PSU in case the problem surfaces again
Forum: Memory 10-05-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 884
Posted By Vegan
what does CPU-Z say?

what does CPU-Z say?
Forum: Power Supplies 10-03-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 772
Posted By Vegan
buzz suggests the psu load is high, been a lot of...

buzz suggests the psu load is high, been a lot of reports of buzzing with that model
Forum: Power Supplies 10-03-2017, 07:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 615
Posted By Vegan
try looking on ebay, bound to be a cable you can...

try looking on ebay, bound to be a cable you can use
Forum: Power Supplies 10-03-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,752
Posted By Vegan
each card is 250W and your CPU is a power pig too...

each card is 250W and your CPU is a power pig too

it could be your PSU is choking on the load, which is why 4-way boxes are uncommon

might be better to use 2 machines each with 2 cards and then...
Forum: Power Supplies 10-01-2017, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 802
Posted By Vegan
All power supplies have to have a filter. It's a...

All power supplies have to have a filter. It's a legal requirement to protect the grid.

All PC PSUs also are shielded so your RF equipment should be to. The antenna is usually outdoors where it...
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