New DEC museum entry :D (not the breaker sub-thread)

Tony Duell ard at
Fri Feb 23 16:45:20 CST 2007

> On 23/2/07 02:15, "Tony Duell" <ard at> wrote:
> > Oh yes. That sounds like a mains filter unit. Inside there are several
> > capacitors and inductors. If you're very lucky there'll be a schematic
> > printed on the can somewhere.
> I'm not lucky :) All there is is a part number and legends telling me which
> is the line side and which is the load side.

Hang on... Isn't the mains input IEC plug part of the filter unit? In 
other words all wires are on the load side? If not (that is, if there are 
wires for the input side that go to a separate IEC plug), you could 
temporarily disocnnect it, and replace it with a couple of bits of wire.


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