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Author Topic: Max Power Consumption 8.4W per manual  (Read 1400 times)

BAMoh

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Max Power Consumption 8.4W per manual
« on: August 11, 2016, 09:20:58 PM »

Does anyone know if the 8.4w consumption is based on the motor running for pan and tilt? What is the baseline power consumption. I am a bit surprised power consumption is so high. Thanks in advance.
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RYAT3

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Re: Max Power Consumption 8.4W per manual
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2016, 07:19:29 PM »

OK - I see you also found this.

Probably?! 

You need something like this:

http://www.homedepot.com/p/Kill-A-Watt-Electricity-Monitor-P4400/202196386



I have a couple around my place (not necessarily this model)... just to check desktop CPU power usage... It should report close enough to the pull on the camera you are testing.
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I'm not sure how dumb downed Radio Shack is these days - (are they still around?)  - but they should be able to sell you a power adapter with an interchangeable  plug that fits...   
« Last Edit: August 15, 2016, 07:23:28 PM by RYAT3 »
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Re: Max Power Consumption 8.4W per manual
« Reply #2 on: August 16, 2016, 06:44:46 AM »

Ya radio shack is still around.

You can find more exact power adapters from D-Link. Just ask. I wouldn't risk swapping adapters that are not of the same spec as designed. Your HW though.

Good Luck.
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