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psu with no switch

#1jakeDiLLaPosted 11/10/2013 8:51:06 AM(edited)
I have a small little PSU that I'd like to use for hard drives that I use with USB converters BUT there's no way to turn it on without the mobo....

I've tried the paper clip method but I still need a switch apparently. If I were to wire in a switch of my own which wires would I use?
#2OldSorrowPosted 11/10/2013 9:02:01 AM
don't, you will end up like that one guy who opened his psu
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#3jakeDiLLa(Topic Creator)Posted 11/10/2013 9:03:36 AM
Thanks but I know how to unplug it from the electrical outlet.

Anyone?
#4Robman5000Posted 11/10/2013 9:33:38 AM
Don't capacitors store electricity sometimes?
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#5Killah PriestPosted 11/10/2013 9:44:15 AM
Yes they store electricity long after unplugging it from the outlet.
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#6PhilOnDezPosted 11/10/2013 10:43:28 AM
PSUs can store enough power to instantly kill you for a very long time, unplugging it isn't going to do ****.
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#7wildog2006Posted 11/10/2013 10:50:49 AM
jakeDiLLa posted...
Thanks but I know how to unplug it from the electrical outlet.

Anyone?


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#8wizardmonPosted 11/10/2013 12:26:54 PM
jakeDiLLa posted...
Thanks but I know how to unplug it from the electrical outlet.

Anyone?


So did the kid that 'salvaged' his for spare parts.
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#9jakeDiLLa(Topic Creator)Posted 11/11/2013 4:45:44 AM
Its a pretty simple question, can I get anything besides horrible attempts at jokes?
#10aak57Posted 11/11/2013 6:46:33 AM
PhilOnDez posted...
instantly kill you for a very long time

I know how this was supposed to be read but it still makes me lol.
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