Cracking Open the Drobo B800i SAN Storage Device

Cracking Open the Drobo B800i: Removing the power supply

With its screws removed, you can lift the power supply away from the Drobo B800i's case. Be extremely careful when doing this. Power supply components (specifically the capacitors) can store enough charge to injure and even kill you.

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