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So the Seasonic M12 in my sig rig decided to catch fire after moving to my new house.

Not sure what happened but it pumped out a crap ton of white smoke and I haven't turned it on since.

This is the old:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151095

It's powering the sig rig below, plus 3 additional SSDs. I have 4 SSDs, 2 internal HDDs, the GTX and 1 DVD drive.

Any thoughts on a good replacement?

I'm in America, and would like to spend less than $120. I prefer modular but I'm open to anything. No preference on energy rating.

Just need something that will power the sig rig without catching fire again!
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post #2 of 6
Quote:
Originally Posted by archangelabove View Post

So the Seasonic M12 in my sig rig decided to catch fire after moving to my new house.

Not sure what happened but it pumped out a crap ton of white smoke and I haven't turned it on since.

This is the old:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151095

It's powering the sig rig below, plus 3 additional SSDs. I have 4 SSDs, 2 internal HDDs, the GTX and 1 DVD drive.

Any thoughts on a good replacement?

I'm in America, and would like to spend less than $120. I prefer modular but I'm open to anything. No preference on energy rating.

Just need something that will power the sig rig without catching fire again!

You dont need more then a 550 watts max, Seasonic G Rosewill Capstone or the Cooler Master VSM are all good options.
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post #3 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shilka View Post

You dont need more then a 550 watts max, Seasonic G Rosewill Capstone or the Cooler Master VSM are all good options.

Awesome, much appreciated smile.gif
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post #4 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shilka View Post

You dont need more then a 550 watts max, Seasonic G Rosewill Capstone or the Cooler Master VSM are all good options.

I purchased this: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00918MEZG

Thanks for the help!
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post #5 of 6
Quote:
Originally Posted by archangelabove View Post

I purchased this: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00918MEZG

Thanks for the help!

The Cooler Master VSM is a little bit cheaper and its a better unit so why not that one?
http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-V550-Compact-Mini-ITX/dp/B00IFQSO68/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1413907882&sr=1-2&keywords=Cooler+Master+VSM
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post #6 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shilka View Post

The Cooler Master VSM is a little bit cheaper and its a better unit so why not that one?
http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-V550-Compact-Mini-ITX/dp/B00IFQSO68/ref=sr_1_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1413907882&sr=1-2&keywords=Cooler+Master+VSM

Had this Seasonic for about 5 years without any issue, and pretty sure it was water that caused it to burn out.

They seem to make a long lasting product.
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