Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 20 Sep 2017.
Lol, Reminds me of my younger days when I used a paper clip to soft reset the Commodore 64 with one, in order to type in 'Poke & Peek' cheat values for games, from magazines and then use the 'SYS' command to restart the game.
I use one of these puppies:
which comes with the added bonuses of an optional resistive load (for PSUs that simply won't turn on without load), on-off switch, posts for ground, 12V, 5V, 3.3V, -12V, and -5V (if your PSU has it), and status LEDs. 'S a neat bit of kit.
You sneak up behind it and pounce.
That's what I thought and was then surprised at the length of the article.
How do you jump a PSU?
Oooooou, that does look rather interesting actually... I might have to find one of those!
I remember blowing up one of these puppies in 2006 trying to run a leak leak test with a DDC because I bridged the wrong pins...
Was probably the saddest day of my young PC building career.
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