[Gllug] [OT] Odd PSU / connector

John Edwards john at cornerstonelinux.co.uk
Sat Dec 19 11:58:01 UTC 2009

On Sun, Dec 06, 2009 at 03:28:43PM +0000, general_email at technicalbloke.com wrote:
> John Edwards wrote:
>> On Sun, Dec 06, 2009 at 02:11:55PM +0000, general_email at technicalbloke.com wrote:
>>> Picture here... http://www.technicalbloke.com/12v5v.jpg
>> Looks like it might be a 4 pin "Snap and Lock":
>>    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DC_connector#Snap_and_lock_DC_power_connectors
>> Though I have not seen this in the UK, and don't know where to
>> buy replacement PSUs for them.
> Yep, that looks like the one, thanks John. I can't find a supplier for
> whole PSUs either although it looks like I can at least buy the plugs.
> It looks like there's no standard wiring for them either and neither the
> nominal manufacturer "Appliansys", or the actual manufacturer "Kink Yung
> HK" make any mention of this box on ther websites, let alone have any
> downloadable information about them :(


If you ever find out more the voltages that this devices uses, then
LinITX are selling a couple of different Kycon 4-pin power supplies
that may be compatible:

One 12V, the other 20V. Prices 20 to 35 UKP. They list two pins as
V+ and the other two as GND.

|    John Edwards   Email: john at cornerstonelinux.co.uk    |
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