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Chinese chargers, tested and majortiy found faulty

Discussion in 'Electronic Design' started by Klaus Kragelund, Mar 28, 2013.

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  1. Gib Bogle

    Gib Bogle Guest

  2. Phil Allison

    Phil Allison Guest

    "Gib Bogle"
    ** The only strong correlation with quality and safety is with PSUs that
    are bought on-line from dealers in China or Honk Kong etc. Most a very poor
    in both respects.

    If you chose buy one that way - then YOU are the legal importer and YOU are
    legally liable for the safety of the unit.

    Big example of " buyer beware ".


    ..... Phil
     
  3. Tim Williams

    Tim Williams Guest

    I doubt it.

    Take a very close look at one next time. How close are the C and E?
    Compare to known good hardware. The EU logo has a horizontal distance
    equal to the inner radius of the "C" (minus line width). The other
    doesn't (horizontal space about a line width).

    So what the hell is the 'narrow CE' mark?

    China Export. ;-)

    Tim
     
  4. Phil Allison

    Phil Allison Guest

    "Tim Williams"

    ** You sure are SOME KIND of fuckwit - pal !!!!!!!

    ** FFS - the CE marks are * BOGUS * because the units do NOT comply !!
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    FYI:

    Compliance with CE also means full electrical safety compliance as well.

    This became Euro law with the Low Voltage Directive.

    Plus in most countries ( including Australia ) such items are " proscribed "
    so they must have certification from a registered testing lab prior to going
    on sale.




    ..... Phil
     
  5. Phil Allison

    Phil Allison Guest

  6. It's obvious the UL listed charger (first one?) isn't really a UL listed
    charger ;(

    The plastic shield mention on one, probably mylar or some other 94v-0
    material is legit to use to meet requirements. The writer made it sound
    like it was unorthodox.

    I try to avoid Chinese stuff, and instead prefer Taiwanese/Japan
    manufactured goods, they are light years ahead in quality.

    Cheers
     
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