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The right power cord for a scanner


Http://h20141.www2.hp.com/hpparts/Search_Results.asp?cc=US&SearchInc=PartNumber&lang=EN&jumpid=hpr_R1002_USEN&SearchCriteria=8120-6260

I need a power cord for my scanner HP Scanjet 2300c (stoop sale - $5). I went to the HP website and saw that (link above) is the power cord. But can I buy a similar one in an electronics store without going through HP?

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  • jessetr Dec 29, 2008

    Hmmm. Wouldn't ya know, the voltage isn't clearly spelled out next to the power jack. The power jack is a single prong and there is a symbol that looks like a long line with three shorter lines directly underneath. Also, on the back label, it says "12VDC (with that symbol I mentioned) 1250mA"

  • jessetr Dec 29, 2008

    Y'know, this is starting to get on my nerves (not your help, you've all been great), but I just looked at the pic from HP itself, and even THAT thing doesn't have a singular prong to fit my scanner. Did I search for a power cord for the wrong scanner?

  • jessetr Dec 29, 2008

    Uh, sorry, that was a completely stupid comment. You've been giving the answer, a power adaptor, all along. Color me embarrased....

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The power adapter I have with my 2300c scanner is a yhi model 898-1015-U12S. The output is +12V and 1250mA.

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The link you offered is for a standard IEC computer power cord. (click the camera next to the item #) Problem is, if you look at the scanner, there is nowhere for that type of cord to connect. I believe the scanner requires a power adaptor, Look next to the power jack to see what voltage is required, it may be 24 volts or 30 volts for example.

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    Bruce Volkers Dec 29, 2008

    This scanner then requires 12 volts at 1.25 amps. or 12 volts at 15 watts. The scanner requires a regulated power adaptor, not the old transformer type as it will result in dark bars across the scanned image. If you have an old 12 volt adaptor from an LCD monitor that should work fine, provided the plug fits the scanner's jack. I know the adaptor from a monitor would be 4 amps or so but that is not a problem. The source amps just has to surpass the load and provide regulated voltage. Radio Shack stores may offer a 12 volt 15 or 18 watt adaptor, if that doesn't make the project too expensive.

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