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 From:  Darryl Okahata <darrylo at soco dot agilent dot com>
 To:  "Mitch (WebCob)" <mitch at webcob dot com>
 Cc:  "Peter Parnican" <peter at procad dot sk>, "M0n0wall" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Saving energy
 Date:  Thu, 21 Oct 2004 13:46:45 -0700
"Mitch (WebCob)" <mitch at webcob dot com> wrote:

> Pretty much - you use different letters over there but the formula looks the
> same... of course this doesn't account for power factor adjustment, etc. but
> basically it is peanuts.... the larger power supply gets used during start

     Supposedly, all PC power supplies sold in Europe are supposed to be
power-factor corrected.

     Still, Peter's numbers seem to be too low.  Given his hardware, I'd
expect something in the 50-60W++ range.

	Darryl Okahata
	darrylo at soco dot agilent dot com

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