BEWARE cheap CCTV power supplies

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BEWARE cheap CCTV power supplies

The ones I want to warn you about aren't actually the 12v 5amp little black bricks, but the metal boxed wall fitting supplies.  12v 10amp 9 outputs.  I recently purchased one and got the shock (literally) of my life.  Before I even wired it up I put my finger on the 12v input block (3 block connector for the mains supply) and it moved freely.  After removing the PCB it became apparent that whom ever had done the soldering on this board must have done so while under the influence of a late lunch time drink.  By the way these are chinese manufactured.  At least 2 of the 3 pins hadn't caught and could freely move in the pcb holes, and the pcb trace was only partially solder filled.  Beware this could have been a fire or worse waiting to happen.  These are between £20 and £25 on ebay.  Maybe I got a dud but what if the next person doesn't check that soldering.  Is it worth risking a house (that is what these are designed for) fire.  I daren't check the power supply itself.  This isn't even going back it's going in the bin....
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These are between £20 and £25 on ebay. (The main culprit is the orange block at the top right)
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