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    Has the one versus many rail argument been settled?

    Looking at the Wolf's recent review
    http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...Story&reid=552

    the box claims single rail is best.
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    Multi Rail is better because more expensive and safer, due to less current.
    Single Rail is cheaper.
    And true Single Rail (=no OCP on any Rail) cheapest.


    That's it.


    You can compare multi rail PSU with a Breaker Box. The Rail should do the same thing as a Breaker, more or less.
    Just that it switches off the PSU not the Rail.

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    You read the sticky already, right ashiekh?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jonnyGURU View Post
    You read the sticky already, right ashiekh?
    LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by jonnyGURU View Post
    You read the sticky already, right ashiekh?
    I'm originally from England… what is this 'sticky' you talk about? If my kids were here, I could ask them to translate.

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    "Sticky" is a forum term for threads that are "stuck" to the top of a forum.

    http://www.jonnyguru.com/forums/showthread.php?t=3990

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    Since when did men read instructions?

    OK, here's my thought; what if the machine is life critical? (might be a guidance system)


    * A surge could trip one rail and someone dies

    * there is a short, in which case who cares; man before machine


    but ask me to read? you ask too much.


    Reminds me of Apollo 13; didn't they need to figure out how to power things without tripping a breaker? Guess I do know how to read after all.

    Now THAT was a sticky situation; they did themselves proud.
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