Collecting SBUs now

Ian Molton spyro at
Fri May 31 01:19:15 PDT 2002

On Thu, 30 May 2002 22:07:51 -0400 (EDT)
Bill Maltby LFS Related <lfsbill at> wrote:

> BTW, since I'm not hardware, I was wondering. Why couldn't one just
> connect a proper size resistor in series with the fan to get 7/8/??
> volts to it? I realize this also reduces amperage. but I don't have
> enough knowledge to know if that is an issue or not.

You could, but why not do the job properly.

resistor: 20p
voltage reg: 80p

you'd need about a 1W resistor probably, tho.
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