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Old 03-23-2012, 10:20 AM
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Hello I have a HobbyKing ECO6 50W 5A Balancer/Charger

Would this power supply work below?

USA AC 100-240V To DC 12V 5A 60W Power Supply Adapter Cord LED Strip use

Specifications:

● Type:12V 5A

● Input: 100-240V AC 50/60Hz

● Out put : 12V 5.0A

● Dimensions:118(L) x 59(W) x 38(H) mm

● Cable length: about 110CM

● Out put adaptor : 5.5mm x 2.1mm

● Condition: Brand New 100%

● Power Cord is included:1.2M

Applications:

●For Led Strip/Wireless Router, ADSL Cats, HUB, Switches, Security Cameras.Audio/Video Power Supply.

Package Content:

● 1 X12V 5A AC Power Adapter
● 1 X Power Cord
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Old 03-23-2012, 10:24 AM
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It could work, but you will most likely not be able to charge at the full 5 amp capability. The 5 amp supply is rated at max output. At max ratings, things get hot and voltages don't always stay stable, so you may get error messages from the charger. Your best bet is to get something in the 10 amp range at 12v, or preferably in the 13v range. I would also get a supply with a fan because if you tax it for an hour while charging, it will get hot.
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