Reply to post: Re: protected by zener diodes

Between you, me and that dodgy-looking USB: A little bit of paranoia never hurt anyone

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Re: protected by zener diodes

You'd need a fuse too. 1: Easy to overload zeners. 2: Easy to destroy other things on the power rail. An amazing amount of pulsed power & destructive voltage can be stored by using high voltage capacitors.

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