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2.1mm DC Barrel Jack to 1st Generation MagSafe Adapter

SKU: ADA3546

$14.28 AUD, inc GST
$12.98 AUD, exc GST

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2.1mm DC Barrel Jack to 1st Generation MagSafe Adapter
14.2758 AUD

SKU: ADA3546

$14.28 AUD, inc GST
$12.98 AUD, exc GST
In stock, with a short lead time. 147 units dispatch in 4 to 8 days (in addition to the shipping method you choose). Our timing and stock is accurate. Delivery to you by Mon, 25th of Dec with Express Post within Australia.

If you've ever owned a 1st generation MacBook, you'll recognize this little friend. The premise of this 2.1mm DC Barrel Jack to 1st Generation MagSafe Adapter is simple. There's a MagSafe plug on one end and a 5.5mm/2.1mm DC barrel jack with center positive polarity on the other. This allows you to connect a 15-20VDC power supply to something that expects to connect to 1st gen. MagSafe.

Since you can easily destroy hardware using this adapter, Adafruit really recommend it only for experts and people who fully understand what they're getting into by pushing arbitrary voltages into their fancy computers! Use a multimeter to probe the magjack pins to verify you've got the right voltages before plugging in into your computer.

They also offer a version with a 2nd generation MagSafe plug.

There is no regulator or voltage protection in this adapter. If you plug in an incorrect power supply or wire it backwards, you could destroy your laptop - so be really careful!

Technical Details

Product Dimensions: 48.0mm x 11.2mm x 11.0mm / 1.9" x 0.4" x 0.4"

Product Weight: 5.7g / 0.2oz

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