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Thread: 6 Amp+ 5V power supply. In UK?

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    6 Amp+ 5V power supply. In UK?

    Hey guys,
    I need a 5volt power supply for my usb hubs (x2), my external usb hdd and a slot-load dvd in the dash.
    I reckon i need about 6 Amps.
    Is anything like this available in the uk?
    I am running a laptop based setup so would rather have a stand-alone supply than have to modifie an atx psu thing..

    The closest I have come is those 'universal' type things that plug into the lighter socket for powering walkmans etc. These give about 2Amps but closest voltage is 4.5V or 6V. I could give them a go as they are under £10 so I could just wire 3 in parralell or one to each hub/device?
    PB 2.0Ghz, 20GB, 512mb, XPpro. 300GB Usb HDD, Griffin pwrmate, m-audio audiophile fw. BU-353 gps. 2x100w sony amps, 1x150w JBL sub amp, MBQuart front components, 6x9 rear, 10" sub. Audiocontrol epcienter, esp2, 3xs. Clifford G5, Finished, fitted, problems

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