Smart Strip

electron

Administrator
Staff member
Found this gadget earlier while browsing amazon:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0006PS8F...177718?n=172282

It looks like it can automatically turn off equipment based on the status of 1 device. I.e. turn your printer off when your computer turns off. It must used the same system the CR magnetics current sensors use I guess. Most people leave their system on, but this might be good for the kids computer & accessories, or maybe in a home theater environment.
 

Paul

Active Member
i guess it would work well for me if i ever turned off my computer.

I think it would work well for my A/V stuff though.
 

jb_sgf

Member
I have one on my arcade I built and it works great. You turn on the computer and it powers up the monitor, lights, sound system, etc.
 
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