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Old 30 April 2019, 02:14   #1
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Powering multiple internal drives in A500.

Hey folks,

This is probably obvious, but better to check than blow-up an Amiga:

Is is safe to piggy-back a second device onto the A500's floppy power connector? (I currently have an internal CF adapter and Gotek competing for that single floppy power cable!)
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Old 30 April 2019, 02:41   #2
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Check the current draw on the devices, as long as they don't draw over 1A in total, you should be okay.
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Old 30 April 2019, 08:24   #3
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You can. We ran A500s with several external drives on the stock psu back in the day..
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Old 30 April 2019, 08:35   #4
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Thank you for the advice, time to create some ugly but functional cabling.
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