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Spare Part I need to replace my HP power module. The HP part number is c8517-8420 (for a Scanjet 5470 (#c9850a). The power module is also identified as a YHi model # 898-1015-u12 by the supplier of this power adaptor to HP.

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  • CJB35 May 18, 2008

    My yHi Power adaptor has also stopped working. HP spare parts sent me to my local supplier, but they have sold out. Now I suppose that I have to buy a new scanner!

  • Anonymous Jun 04, 2008

    I need new Power Adaptor Model 898-1015-U12 for HP scanjet 5470 c

  • Anonymous Jun 22, 2008

    power module failure



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You can build your own using any old 12v 1250ma+ psu
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"YHi ac adaptor 898-1015-U12"

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YHi Model No:898-1015-U12 AC Power Adapter is available for online purchasing.

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