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Need AC/DC adapter for monitor!

Does anyone know where I can get a replacement power adapter/cord for my Liquid Video A170E101 Monitor? I've tried several electronics and supplies stores, and even contacted the manufacturer, but to no avail. Lost my old one while moving, so I have no way of knowing the specific part number for the adapter. Please, help?

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  • Amber Richards
    Amber Richards Feb 27, 2007

    Please repost the link to this product? Original link is dead... Thanks!

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2008

    I need to find a power supply for this monitor. Please help!

  • nico2008 Apr 27, 2008

    Mi video es Modelo A170E1 01

    DC INPU 19V==2.6 A y no tengo el Adaptador de Corriente, como puedo conseguir uno?

  • floridalbert Jul 20, 2008

    Also need the power supply for A170E1 Liquodvideo monitor

    Alberto Thanks

  • Anonymous Sep 01, 2008

    moved without my cable help needed aswell.

  • David Espinosa Feb 02, 2009

    I need a new ac/dc adapter for my monitor the old one is missing in a move



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Hi inkedpandora, This one should work for you it's the same voltage and amperage as your unit. 19VDC 3.16A Any standard power cable from an old printer or computer will work with one of those PS's. The only thing you need to check before you buy is the polarity of the barrel connector. I looked on the net but could not find out that info so look at the jack where the power plugs into the monitor. You might see a little diagram showing a + and - signs. If the line coming off the + sign goes to the semi-circle than the barrel is positive and if the - goes to the SC the barrel is negative. Ask them before you buy which way that one is. As long as they are the same you will be able to use that PS. Good Luck, Dude

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I found the information listed below on another site after having the same problem myself. As long as the adapter you get is rated at 12v and is capable of at least 3.5 amp you'll be OK. Do not get one smaller than 3.5 amp or it will probably burn out fairly quickly. Having a higher amp rating is OK, the LCD will only draw what it needs, not more.
Not so on the volts. If the monitor says 12v, you can only use a 12v adapter. Any voltage higher than 12 risks damaging the LCD.
To do the conversion on watts, divide the watt rating by 12 (for 12v) and you'll get the amperage. Ex: 60 watt = 60/12 = 5 amp.

There are plenty of adapters on eBay that fit this description.  Just search '19V adapter' and make sure the amperage is at least 2.6A  There are some Universal adapters that have a variety of heads so you can find the match for the monitor.  I think it's a 2.5mm (interior dimension), but I haven't confirmed that yet.  Good luck!

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  • 2 Answers,i found mine on eBay for 40 bucks!

Posted on Sep 27, 2008

Hi Paul, Is your adapter still available? I am also looking for one since I lost my adaptor? Is your email id correct? Send a mail but got bounced back. Jay.

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Hello,I have an original power adapter from my A170E1 monitor if you still need one,I also have the monitor but it does not display properly if you are interested in it for spare parts. Let me know. I left this message before but it has been removed or deleted for some reason. Paul [email protected]

Posted on May 09, 2007

  • Anonymous Dec 28, 2008

    Hello,Do not have any more power supplies,sold all I had, last one sold to Inkedpandora.Only thing I have left is a used A170-E1 monitor for parts or repair.


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