EEVblog 1511 - Solar Analytics System FAIL! (+ Dave gets ZAPPED!)Vote
The magic smoke was released from my solar analytics monitoring system. What was the culprit?
Also Dumb Dave™ gets ZAPPED!
00:00 - Solar Analytics monitoring system failure
01:58 - Contact probing mains voltage check
03:08 - Inside the infamous fuse box
04:11 - Bench teardown
04:36 - Hey, this thing rattles, WTF!
06:04 - Dumb Dave gets ZAPPED!
08:22 - The missing diode
09:51 - Yuck!
10:59 - The AMAZING resistor!
12:47 - For the MELF fanboys
14:16 - This Supercap looks suspicious...
17:09 - It spewed its guts
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