[c-nsp] Mixing power supply wattage in 6513

Justin M. Streiner streiner at cluebyfour.org
Fri May 5 10:38:39 EDT 2017

On Fri, 5 May 2017, Drew Weaver wrote:

> We had a PSU failure in a 6513 and we want to replace the failed one 
> (which is a: WS-CAC-4000W) but currently what we have in stock is a 
> whole lot of these: WS-CAC-6000W
> I know that it should be possible to run a switch with two different 
> sized power supplies (because it would make upgrading possible) but are 
> there any known caveats to this?

Scratch that last message.  Helps if I take time to read :)  I misread 
that as you had a failed 6000 watt PSU and needed to replace it with a 
4000 watt unit.

Other than the switch complaining about mismatched power supplies, you 
should be OK.  You're running 208 volt power, correct?


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