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where to buy how to build 24v Ac Adapter with three outputs?

by Excalibeprime / February 29, 2012 1:55 PM PST

I have three of the same device that run off of a 24V 500ma ac adapter. I need to know if there is a way that I can power all three from one ac adapter. If so what do i need to get and how should I run the wire. If I don't find a way to do this I will be overrun by power adapters and their cost.

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by Willy / February 29, 2012 10:03 PM PST

Understand that most adapters are made to power "1 device". Any further additions only strains the adapters and it will fail or falter. The simple making of a power strip makes sense here like an extension cord.You're best bet is using a variable power box as in used for a repair bench. Most are 12V, but 24V I'm sure is present or a flick of a switch. Electronic suppliers or possible surplus vendors may offer such, google away. I supply a surplus vendor below:

http://www.allelectronics.com/

Of course have an AC power strip and using individual 24V adapters brought at low cost wouldn't be a bad idea either. be sure to review the specs as in "amps/watts" values required.

tada -----Willy Happy

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by Willy / February 29, 2012 10:09 PM PST
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from the page Willy Sent a link to ....you could use this PS
by love2kayak / March 1, 2012 7:04 PM PST
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