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It would be possible to trigger the other power supply to turn on when the other looses power but theres no way that it would be able compensate in time to keep the rig from powering down when the voltage drops.
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Originally Posted by jellis142 View Post
Can't you just buy a redundant server PSU? Or do they have compatibility issues with consumer boards?
Server parts do have a tendency to be on the loud side
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Originally Posted by Dillmiester View Post
It would be possible to trigger the other power supply to turn on when the other looses power but theres no way that it would be able compensate in time to keep the rig from powering down when the voltage drops.
Some relays and caps could solve that.. but not worth the effort.
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I think you have to get PSUs specifically designed for redundancy in mind.
This.

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