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What power adapter is suitable for Zonet ZFS3228e switch?

Technical specs in the user manual only mention the adapter's input voltage, but not the DC output required.  What is the DC voltage required for this router, or what is a safe way to test and find out?
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luc_royCommented:
Power supply requirement: 160-240VAC 50/60HZ

from the manual

http://www.zonetusa.com/file/product/d/D00000101_88.pdf



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☠ MASQ ☠Commented:
Nothing available with a pretty thorough Googling(!) :(
Annoyingly Newegg have a large picture of the adapter but it's side-on so no way of getting the detail.
It does seem Zonet like a 7.5v DC output as standard but although the output current on most of their unit adapters is 700mA they use a few at 1 and 1.5A
The polarity of the plug is always positive central pin and negative barrel.

If you have a "universal" adaptor with a plug fitting the switch (with the right polarity) I'd set it at 7.5V 700mA. With a switch like this under-powering by choosing a lower current isn't going to hurt the device. I'd guess this is the correct setting because the similar Belkin and Linksys switches use the same output but this is still a "best guess" rather than a definative answer!

EDIT Hmm - it seems the Gigabit replacement for this model (the ZFS3308e) needs a 9V 700mA input  =/
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luc_royCommented:
ok I e-mailed TEC support and here are the exact requirements

Zonet model#    ZFS3228E                          
PA model#  YL-48-120
Voltage IN   1000A
AMP INPUT   120VAC
Voltage OUT     12VAC
AMP OUTPUT  1A
Hz   60
WALT     13.6W
 
 
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MashaCPAAuthor Commented:
luc_rov, thanks for doing the work I should have done! :)
masqueraid, thanks for some useful tips.
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