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zpeterk
Grafter
Posts: 377
Registered: 14-04-2007

Power supply

Hi all

Want to use computer power supply to run case fans to keep an amp cool (PA), which pins need linking to turn on the supply?

Cheers
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Power supply

I had to do this recently when i installed my water-cooling kit.

If you open up this PDF and scroll to page 32 there is a guide on how to do this Cool
Community Veteran
Posts: 1,229
Thanks: 1
Registered: 12-04-2007

Power supply

Hi

ATX power supply is pin 14 and one of the grounds.
See the red star and arrows.>
Linky

EDIT. Dragged my feet posting. The post by paco2k5 was enough. Doh!

[Moderator's note by James - (sallyandjames): Changed image to a URL as it was stretching the page. Wink ]
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Power supply

Actually that’s a nice little guide also ^^ ill save that now Wink
zpeterk
Grafter
Posts: 377
Registered: 14-04-2007

Power supply

Thanks guys
Community Veteran
Posts: 4,729
Registered: 04-04-2007

Power supply

Would you not be better off purchasing some mains powered fans, or even a cheap 5/12 volt power supply?

Using a PC power supply to power a little fan is a little bit of an over kill.

Take a look at http://www.maplin.co.uk/

Chilly