OT: Lowest-power small server solutions

Allison ajp166 at bellatlantic.net
Wed Nov 2 11:10:56 CST 2005

>Subject: Re: OT:  Lowest-power small server solutions
>   From: "Chuck Guzis" <cclist at sydex.com>
>   Date: Wed, 02 Nov 2005 08:42:40 -0800
>     To: cctalk at classiccmp.org
>On 11/1/2005 at 8:38 PM Scott Stevens wrote:
>>Any suggestions of a better battery (cheaper, mostly) to 'strap on' to Sun
>>NVRAMs?  I am going to use AAA lithiums on this machine, which should last
>>forever, but they're a bit pricey.
>Why not just some plain old AA alkalines?  You should get a couple of years
>(i.e. shelf life)out of each set.

Why not use a 2032 3V lithium coin cell?  They are cheap and small too.
For that backup use they should last years.


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