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 From:  "RP Smith" <rpsmith at hotmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] WRAP heat dc++
 Date:  Sat, 25 Jun 2005 19:42:53 -0500

If the WRAP is rated from 7-18V, I would suggest you use something in the 
7.5-9v range as the higher you go with this voltage the more heat your WRAP 
will have to dissipate!  In this case, lower is better. :o)


>You could be right.  Interestingly, the technical spec calls for +12VDC at 
>~400ma in active state, and recommends a range of 7-18V.  BTW, it also 
>claims operational temperature range of 0-50C.  It almost certainly didn't 
>get over 35C in my attic.  OTOH, if the PS is marginal, then all bets are 
>off.  The one that PCEngines sells is a hefty 18V @ 800ma, and since the 
>price is good, I guess I'll go for that.