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Old 02-21-2014, 01:41 PM   #1
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Default How do you correctly use a Lab Power Supply?

I bought this HY3010D power supply and I haven't had much success finding shorts in motherboards (laptops mainly). I solder negative to any ground in the motherboard and solder the positive in mosfet, capacitor, inductor, etc.

Most of the time only V is lit up, A is 0.00 (CC light is ON and CV light is OFF).

Out of 10, only 1 motherboard had the faulted component heat up. Would appreciate any technique you guys use, thank you.
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Old 03-03-2014, 10:34 AM   #2
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Default Re: How do you correctly use a Lab Power Supply?

This is one way of doing it: Build them and verify to see if it will work for you.
http://edn.com/design/test-and-measu...acer-technique

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