Commodore C64 PSU & 1541-II PSU "2-in-1"

PLN174.38

Protect your precious C64 & 1541-II system from the killing voltage comes out of 40 years old original Commodore "brick of death" PSU!

Our C64 PSU "2-in-1" is modern, replacement power supply unit for Commodore C64 (VIC20) a& 1541-II FDD (supports 1581 FDD too). Provides stable filtered 5VDC (up to 2.0A) by industrial grade AC/DC power supply and full 9VAC (1.1A) by classic heavy duty linear transformer unit. In addition it can deliver extra power to 1541-II unit (1A 5VDC and 0.5A 12VDC) to power the FDD at the same time. The best, full featured "2-in1" replacement C64 PSU on the market. The one & only absolute industry standard, followed by many copiers and clones you should beware!

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Important COVID-19 information: due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, governments have implemented postal and courier services limitations across many countries worldwide. It's hard for our business but your health and service satisfaction is most important so we strongly advise to hold on with PSU purchases till the end of this worldwide crisis (or at least till full shipping services resuming in your country). It's not the isolated problem of Electroware company logistics but ALL the companies shipping goods worldwide are involved. You can still place the back order as we will process them all and prepare for immediate shipping as soon as the services would be fully resumed (notice it would take at least a month depending on destination). Some of services are still available (mainly express) so if you need to get your PSU really fast, try express shipping option. We will contact you then for possible options as we are tracking the services status changes continuously. Thank you for understanding and please be reasonable to protect your health. Your Commodore gear has withstand ~35 years and will surely wait a month longer ;)


Commodore C64 PSU "2-in-1" by Electroware: to protect your Commodore C64 & 1541-II system from the killing voltages coming out of the 40 years old Commodore "brick of death" PSU!

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Stay original! Buy only the genuine C64 PSU gear and beware the fancy overrated clones flooding eBay & WWW!

GET READY FOR "2 in 1" COMBO C64 & 1541-II PSU

The old Commodore C64 PSU is the most common C64 failure cause ever. We know it and thanks to our continuous educating mission, most of C64 users are aware of this fact already. That's good! The 1541-II PSU is big, heavy and can fail too so why not to embed this into the new C64 PSU?

Our C64 PSU "2-in-1" is modern, replacement power supply unit for Commodore C64 (VIC20) a& 1541-II FDD (supports 1581 FDD too). Provides stable filtered 5VDC (up to 2.0A) by industrial grade AC/DC power supply and full 9VAC (1.1A) by classic heavy duty linear transformer unit. In addition it can deliver extra power to 1541-II unit (1A 5VDC and 0.5A 12VDC) to power the FDD at the same time. It is all integrated into small enclosure and dimensions similar to the original Commodore PSU. Durable, professionally molded enclosure assures good air ventilation, mechanical protection and electrical isolation.

New C64 PSU "2 in 1" for C64, C64C VIC-20 and 1541-II

C64C & 1541-II system running new C64 PSU "2-in-1"

THE SCOPE OF THE CLONE HUNTING GAME

For many years we are listening to your feedback and offering the unique, new replacement PSU for Commodore computers. Thanks to continuous contact with Commodore users community worldwide our PSU is getting better with every feedback we receive. It's 10th revision offered now, always designed with retro computing love and by active C64 users.

We are proud to say that our original PSU design becomes an industry standard, accepted and valued worldwide. What a pity it has been copied and crippled by many other sellers hungry for "easy" profit. Offering PSU packed in fancy enclosures & stuffed with tons of ridiculous marketing slogans like "designed from scratch". Please beware of these copies as we can't take responsibility for their quality, safety features and overall performance.

THE FULL FEATURED C64 & 1541-II PSU

  • Commodore C64 "breadbox", C64C, C64D & VIC20 compatible
  • Support for 1541-II, 1581 FDD drives (5VDC & 12VDC)
  • Stabilized & filtered 5VDC up to 4.0A output (20W) for both C64 & FDD
  • 9VAC up to 1.11A (10VA) output by real heavy duty trafo
  • Up to 0.5A 12VDC output for 1541-II
  • Carefully calibrated for C64 & 1541-II reference load
  • Multiple active & passive over current and over voltage protections
  • Fully isolated, fused on AC and DC side
  • Power On/Off switch
  • Two status LEDs (green for 5VDC, yellow for 12VDC)
  • Long output cables (1.8m) with round DIN 7-pin plug
  • Detachable FDD Power cable DIN-4pin included (1.8m)
  • Detachable input AC cable for UK and EU (cable included)
  • Fixed input AC cable for USA and AU versions
  • Weight only 0.65 KG (4x less than original PSU set)
  • Can be used to power sole C64 or both C64 and 1541-II/1581 at the same time
  • Runs COLD!

C64C & 1541-II system running new C64 PSU "2-in-1"

New C64 PSU compared to the original Commodore PSU

UNIQUE FEATURES & QUALITY

Stay with the original Electroware products to gain top build quality, unique features unavailable with the clone products:

  • ON/OFF switch (save the environment by turning the PSU off totally and save your C64's and 1541-II main switches as they broke very often)
  • Can be used to power sole C64 or both C64 and 1541-II/1581 at the same time
  • Detachable FDD Power cable DIN-4pin included (1.8m)
  • Detachable AC input cable for EU and UK (we deliver 1.5m cable but you can use much longer cables if necessary). Fixed 1.8m cable for USA and AU versions.
  • Status LEDs (green 5VDC & yellow 12VDC)
  • 100% repairable, easy to disassemble by qualified technician, spare parts available.
  • All electric cables terminated with the industrial grade, detachable wire-to-board connectors. There's no amateur and dangerous direct wire-to-board soldering!

C64 PSU status LED indicator

C64 PSU power switch and detachable AC input cable

Inside of C64 & 1541-II PSU "2-in1"

New C64 PSU compared to the original Commodore PSU

TRUST & RESPONSIBILITY

Every single Electroware C64 PSU unit is triple tested before dispatch. To assure flawless quality and long lasting performance we are testing with original Commodore gear from our collection as well as by burn-in test with customized load simulating devices causing 150% overload (comparing to regular C64 system).

Stay with the original Electroware products to gain top build quality, unique features unavailable with the clone products.

By purchasing this product you are supporting the C= community worldwide and contributing to our continuous developing process. Thank you!

C64 PSU testing station.



Warning!

Risk of electrical shock and energy hazard when opened. All failures should be examined by a qualified technicians only. Risk of fire or electrical shock. The ventilation holes should be protected from foreign objects or dripping liquids. Please do not install power supplies in places with high ambient temperature or close to the heat source. Enclosed power supplies are intent to work in indoor locations, it's not allowed to use power supplies outdoor, in dust or high moisture. Output current and output wattage must not exceed the rated values.

This replacement C64 PSU has been designed for Commodore 64 & VIC20 vintage computer systems only and should be considered as an integral component of C64/VIC20 computer system. Do not connect to any other devices as it's not a general purpose PSU. Manufacturer is not responsible for any consequences of unauthorised or arbitrary repairs, modifications or incorrect usage. Please notice that new, properly working replacement C64 PSU is reducing the system's potential fail rate but still is not guaranteeing that entire C64 system will work correctly (it's often 30+ years old).

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Stay original! Buy only the genuine C64 PSU gear and beware the fancy overrated clones flooding eBay & WWW!

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