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12V 5A switching power supply

SKU: ADA352

$41.95 AUD, inc GST
$38.14 AUD, exc GST

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12V 5A switching power supply
41.95 AUD

SKU: ADA352

$41.95 AUD, inc GST
$38.14 AUD, exc GST
In stock, with a short lead time. 143 units dispatch in 4 to 6 days (in addition to the shipping method you choose). Our timing and stock is accurate. Delivery to you by Mon, 18th of Dec with Express Post within Australia.

This is a beefy switching supply, for when you need a lot of power! It can supply 12V DC up to 5 Amps, running from 110V or 220V power (the plug it comes with is for US/Canada/Japan so hopefully you have a spare standard 'figure-8' cable laying around, if not grab one here) but you can use any plug adapter for your country, or just replace the cable with a standard 'figure-8' cable)

The output connects to a 2.1mm DC plug. There's a green indicator light to let you know its working

UL approved!

These will be great for people who want to power LED strips or a lot of motors for a CNC project. Using a separate supply like this can be better than trying to modify a ATX power supply because the 12V outputs of a PC power supply is not stable across all current draws, unless you're also using the 5V supply heavily, as well.

Some customers have asked Adafruit why the label seems to say ".5A" instead of "5A" - there is a comma in front of the 5 that looks like a dot! It is really a 5A supply.

Technical Details

  • 12V up to 5A output
  • 110V-220V input
  • Comes with 2-prong for US/Canada/Japan
  • 5.5mm/2.1mm plug with approx 40 inch long cable
  • Body size is 11.5cm x 5 cm x 2.5 cm
  • Weight: 9.2oz / 260g
  • UL

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Product Comments

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (4-6 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $8.95 for Express Post (1-2 days, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

Our physical address:

Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
Adamstown
NSW, 2289
Australia

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