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Often you can find power supplies on eBay but I could not see anything that matched your equipment but you may want to try a search again another time.

I'm not sure what part of the world you are in but if you take your broken power supply into an electronics store like Tandy, Radio Shack. I'm in Australia and **** Smith or Jaycar should stock these unless yours is very unusual.

You need to match the Input voltage for your country (if ordering online) and the output voltage for your device. Plus the Amps required for your device. This is normally written on both the adapter and the device.

If you are lucky you will be able to find one with the right shaped plug to fit your device. If not you will need a couple of connectors and you can use the plug off your old power supply and just join them up. Don't forget to check the polarity ( + and - ) if you get them around the wrong way you will likely break the drive. There are always small multi lingual symbols that describe which way around the + and the minus goes.

Hope this helps and Good luck

Posted on Jul 17, 2009

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